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Mr. Hanson: Information is collected on a district council rather than on a constituency basis. The most recent data currently available, from the housing executive's house condition survey 2001, is as follows:
District council area
|Number of private rented|
|Dungannon and South Tyrone||1,780|
|Newry and Mourne||2,080|
Dr. McCrea: To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland what advertising campaigns relating to (a) drink driving and (b) speed reduction have been planned for the Christmas and new year periods in Northern Ireland. 
Angela E. Smith: It is planned to run an anti-drink-drive advertising campaign from 23 November 2005 to 1 January 2006 as research, which is used to target government's road safety campaigns to when they are most effective, indicates that there are raised dangers resulting from drink driving over the Christmas and new year period.
Angela E. Smith: On-the-road detection of vehicle excise duty evasion is undertaken by the PSNI, traffic wardens and through Driver and Vehicle Licensing's (DVLNI) Automated Number Plate Readers (ANPRs).
Angela E. Smith: The Department of the Environment is currently considering in detail the implications of implementing such a proposal in its assessment of the four key recommendations of the Northern Ireland Assembly's home to school transport public inquiry. It is expected that the findings of this work, which is being carried out in partnership with the Department for Regional Development and the Department of Education, will be published later this year. No decisions on the way forward will be made until this assessment is complete.
Angela E. Smith:
Education and Library Boards are providing a range of measures to improve the safety of their bus fleets. 65 per cent. of Board buses now have seat belts fitted compared with 47.5 per cent. in 2001. In all new Board vehicles, seatbelts are fitted as standard. The Department of Education has also provided Boards with funding of £4.25 million this year to replace existing school buses which have passed their replacement date. A further £1.4 million was made available to purchase additional Board vehicles to cover bus routes which are currently serviced by more expensive operators.
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The Department of the Environment is also currently considering in detail the implications of the provision of seat belts in all school buses in its assessment of the four key recommendations of the Northern Ireland Assembly's home to school transport public inquiry. It is expected that the findings of this work, which is being carried out in partnership with the Department for Regional Development and the Department of Education, will be published later this year. No decisions on the way forward will be made until this assessment is complete.
Mrs. Iris Robinson: To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland how many applications there have been to open integrated (a) primary and (b) secondary schools in Northern Ireland this year; and what the requirements for additional (i) primary and (ii) secondary school places were in the areas where applications for schools were made. 
Angela E. Smith: To date this year the Department of Education has received three applications in relation to integrated primary schoolsfor awarding grant-maintained integrated (GMI) status to Lir Integrated Primary School in Ballycastle (currently operating independently) and for the establishment of two new GMI primary schools one in the Moira/Hillsborough area and one in the Clogher Valley area. There has been one post-primary applicationfor a new GMI school in the Saintfield/Carryduff area. These are recently published proposals which are still subject to public consultation and therefore no decisions have yet been made on them.
There is a statutory duty on the Department to encourage and facilitate integrated education and to respond to parental demand for integrated education. In making an assessment of each proposal he Department will consider a number of factors including the projected enrolments of the proposed schools and the pupil population in the surrounding area.
Information on the number of social workers recruited by HSS Trusts is not available. However, figures detailing the number of Social Services staff that have joined the HPSS in each of the last five years are given in the following tables. These figures include qualified social work staff and other social care staff such as day centre and unqualified residential workers (the figures do not include domiciliary workers or home helps). It has not been possible to provide a specific breakdown of the Social Services staff due to the complexity of the grade codes and the recent change in the title protection of the term 'Social Worker'.
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|Altnagelvin Group HSS Trust||1||1||0||0||0|
|Armagh and Dungannon HSS Trust||12||24||17||21||27|
|Causeway HSS Trust||20||17||17||17||20|
|Craigavon & Banbridge Community HSS Trust||32||27||31||30||35|
|Craigavon Area Hospital Group HSS Trust||2||0||1||3||1|
|Down Lisburn HSS Trust||31||41||47||49||44|
|Foyle Community HSS Trust||36||43||44||37||48|
|Homefirst Community HSS Trust||37||34||43||59||55|
|Newry and Mourne HSS Trust||20||19||21||21||26|
|North and West Belfast HSS Trust||56||41||95||85||101|
|South and East Belfast HSS Trust||32||29||39||43||47|
|Sperrin/Lakeland HSS Trust||29||13||26||37||30|
|Ulster Community & Hospitals Group HSS Trust||51||24||39||46||49|
|Eastern Board HQ||0||0||3||1||1|
|Southern Board HQ||1||0||0||1||1|
|Western Board HQ||0||0||0||1||0|
|NI Guardian Ad Litem Agency||3||2||0||1||0|
|NI Social Care Council||0||6||0||1||0|
|Altnagelvin Group HSS Trust||0.90||0.90||0.00||0.00||0.00|
|Armagh and Dungannon HSS Trust||12.00||22.60||15.30||19.95||25.55|
|Causeway HSS Trust||19.05||16.05||14.96||15.55||17.02|
|Craigavon and Banbridge Community HSS Trust||29.49||24.68||28.14||25.81||31.44|
|Craigavon Area Hospital Group HSS Trust||2.00||0.00||1.00||2.50||1.00|
|Down Lisburn HSS Trust||27.02||37.10||41.85||43.93||41.63|
|Foyle Community HSS Trust||33.32||35.60||36.87||32.62||43.23|
|Homefirst Community HSS Trust||34.40||31.97||39.22||55.82||53.70|
|Newry and Mourne HSS Trust||17.79||18.03||20.23||18.25||23.35|
|North and West Belfast HSS Trust||48.71||38.96||88.45||77.81||95.30|
|South and East Belfast HSS Trust||31.35||27.52||35.84||39.97||42.97|
|Sperrin/Lakeland HSS Trust||27.05||12.35||25.67||35.51||29.11|
|Ulster Community and Hospitals Group HSS Trust|
|Eastern Board HQ||0.00||0.00||3.00||1.00||1.00|
|Southern Board HQ||1.00||0.00||0.00||1.00||1.00|
|Western Board HQ||0.00||0.00||0.00||0.61||0.00|
|NI Guardian Ad Litem Agency||2.76||1.67||0.00||1.00||0.00|
|NI Social Care Council||0.00||6.00||0.00||1.00||0.00|
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