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Teaching Assistants

Education and Skills written question – answered on 29th April 2004.

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Photo of Neil Turner Neil Turner Labour, Wigan

To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills how many teaching assistants there were in schools in Wigan (a) in each of the last seven years and (b) on the latest date for which figures are available.

Photo of David Miliband David Miliband Minister of State (School Standards), Department for Education and Skills

The following table gives the numbers of full-time equivalent teaching assistants in maintained schools in Wigan constituency for each year between 1997 and 2003, the latest year for which data are available.

1997 100
1998 110
1999 110
2000 110
2001 160
2002 130
2003 190


Annual Schools' Census.

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