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Departmental Sick Leave

Volume 503: debated on Thursday 14 January 2010

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport how many working days were lost due to illness of employees within his Department in each of the last three years; and how many of these were attributed to stress in each year. (310231)

[holding answer 7 January 2010]: The table shows:

a. The number of working days lost due to illness within the Department for Culture Media and Sport in each of the last three years.

b. The number of days attributed to stress in each year.

Working days lost

Days attributed to stress

2006-07

2,873

373

2007-08

2,085

96

2008-09

1,944

20