§ Mrs. Roche
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, pursuant to his answer to the hon. and learned Member for Leicester, West (Mr. Janner) of 30 June,Official Report, column 517, how many and what proportion of his Department's employees were registered disabled in 1989 and 1990.
§ Mr. Kenneth Clarke
In 1989, 143 members of staff in the Home Office were registered disabled, representing 0.3 per cent. of all staff. In 1990, the number was 147.5, again approximately 0.3 per cent. No record has been kept of staff with disabilities who have chosen not to register.