To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many staff in his Department have had five or more periods of sickness absence of less than five days in two or more of the last five years.
Information is not available in the format requested. However information is available for the last three years on the numbers of staff who have had five or more periods of sickness of less than five days. This is given in the following table.
Information is not available before 2005-06.