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Departmental Lost Property

Health written question – answered on 7th July 2011.

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Photo of Chris Skidmore Chris Skidmore Conservative, Kingswood

To ask the Secretary of State for Health what estimate he has made of the number of (a) laptops and (b) mobile telephones issued to staff of his Department which were lost in each year since 1997.

Photo of Simon Burns Simon Burns The Minister of State, Department of Health

The following table outlines laptop and mobile telephone losses since 1997 by financial year. No distinction is made between items lost or stolen.

Losses from 1997 to 2011
Financial year Laptops Mobile telephones, including BlackBerr y s
     
1997-98 25 19
1998-99 25 19
1999-2000 22 31
2000-01 23 45
2001-02 35 36
2002-03 30 37
2003-04 34 29
2004-05 23 15
2005-06 18 11
2006-07 11 23
2007-08 14 30
2008-09 34 40
2009-10 22 61
2010-11 10 50
Total 326 446

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