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Mr. Beggs: To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland how many pupils have been (a) identified as persistent non-attendees, (b) suspended and (c) expelled from school in each of the last five years, broken down by education and library board. 
Jane Kennedy: Information on the number of pupils who have been referred because of poor attendance or suspension has be collected, on an agreed basis, from the education and library boards since 200001. Data for 200203 school year are not available yet and the following table is based on returns provided for the relevant school years.
|Referrals for poor attendance|
|Pupils suspended from school|
|Pupils expelled from school|
Mr. Beggs: To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland how many (a) enrolments and (b) graduations there were in each of the last three years in Northern Ireland further education colleges in (i) construction, (ii) computing, (iii) software engineering, (iv) electronics, (v) manufacturing engineering and (vi) hospitality, tourism and catering. 
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Jane Kennedy: The following tables show a breakdown of the requested statistics. The tables are independent of each other. The enrolment data relates to all students within each academic year. The achievement information is for students who gained their qualifications in the courses which they studied over one/two/three year's duration and took their examinations in the years detailed.
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|Hospitality, Tourism and Catering||6,138||5,987||4,901|
|Subject Area||Full awards||Partial passes||Full awards||Partial passes||Full awards||Partial passes|
|Hospitality, Tourism and Catering||2,027||507||2,211||459||1,610||275|