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New Deal for Young People

Volume 458: debated on Monday 19 March 2007

To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions whether the figures for people who are classed as not in employment, education or training include those who are participating in New Deal for Young People. (122051)

Our measure of people who are not in employment, education or training includes those participating in the gateway stage of the new deal. However, once individuals move onto a new deal option they are counted as being in employment, education or training.