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Pupils: Hearing Impaired

Volume 475: debated on Tuesday 29 April 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Children, Schools and Families what his most recent estimate is of the number of school pupils who are (a) hearing impaired and (b) have a special educational needs statement on grounds of hearing impairment. (202074)

I refer the hon. Member to the following link

http://www.dcsf.gov.uk/rsgateway/DB/SFR/s000732/index.shtml

to Statistical First Release “Special Educational Needs in England: January 2007”. Table 9 gives the available information on type of special educational need for pupils with a Statement or at School Action Plus. Copies of this publication have been placed in the House Libraries.