§ Mr. McMaster
To ask the Secretary of State for Employment what is the percentage of disabled people directly employed by his Department; and if he will make a statement.
§ Miss Widdecombe
A total of 3.9 per cent. of staff in the Employment Department Group were registered as disabled at 1 July 1994, the latest date for which figures are available. The Department also employs other people with disabilities who have chosen not to register.