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Mr. Peter Robinson: To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland how many (a) prosecutions and (b) convictions for (i) rape, (ii) assault with intent to rape and (iii) indecent assault took place in each of the last five years in Northern Ireland. 
Mr. Woodward: The following table provides statistics on the number of prosecutions and convictions for rape, assault with intent to rape and indecent assault during the period 1999 to 2003 (the latter being the most up-to-date data presently available).
| Rape|| Assault with intent to rape||Indecent assault|
David Simpson: To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland how many patients or former patients at St. Luke's Hospital, Armagh, have committed suicide within the confines of the hospital in the last 10 years. 
Mr. Woodward: There have been two patients or former patients at St. Luke's Hospital, Armagh, that have committed suicide within the confines of the hospital in the last 10 years. Both suicides occurred during the year 2002.
Mr. Peter Robinson: To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland on how many occasions stinger devices have been used in Northern Ireland in each of the last three years, broken down by district. 
Angela E. Smith: The numbers of teachers working in the grant-aided schools and Further Education Colleges in Northern Ireland in September 2005, broken down by age groups are detailed in the table. The figures do not include teachers employed in the Voluntary grammar sector, which can be obtained only at disproportionate cost from each school.
|Age group||Permanent teachers||Temporary teachers||Further education colleges||Total|
|Under 30 years||2,452||506||90||3,048|
Mr. Peter Robinson: To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland how many girls under the age of 16 years became pregnant in each health board in the last year for which figures are available (a) in total and (b) expressed as a percentage of under-16s in descending order by region. 
|(a) Total number of births for girls under the age of 16 years(32)||(b) Percentage of mid year population estimates|
Mr. Gregory Campbell: To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland what estimate he has made of the number of vacant dwellings in (a) public and (b) private sectors in Northern Ireland in each of the last three years. 
Mr. Hanson: The information in respect of Northern Ireland Housing Executive properties is set out as follows in the form requested. The information in respect of the private sector is not available in the same format but the latest published figures from the Housing Condition survey 2001 are provided.
The House Condition Survey 2001 shows that there were an estimated 25,562 vacant dwellings in the private sector. Of these, 17,595 (3.9 per cent. of the housing stock) were in the owner occupied sector and 7,967 (13.8 per cent. were in the rented sector).
Mr. Peter Robinson: To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland how many recorded (a) theft of vehicle and (b) unauthorised taking of vehicle offences there have been in each Police Service of Northern Ireland district command in each of the last three years; and what percentages of vehicles were recovered. 
Mr. Woodward: The Police Service of Northern Ireland records theft of vehicles and unauthorised taking of vehicles as a single category. These figures are provided in the following table. No central record is maintained in relation to the recovery of vehicles.
|Dungannon and South Tyrone||150||112||99|
|Newry and Mourne||404||280||311|
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