Mark Durkan: To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland how much (a) the Department for Social Development and (b) the Department for Employment and Learning spent on the womens community sector in each of the last five years, broken down by spending area. 
Lady Hermon: To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland how many employees work in each of the Northern Ireland departments; and how many are employed (a) in each of the Northern Ireland departmental headquarters, broken down by location and (b) each of the other offices of each Department. 
Mr. Hanson: The total number of employees (permanent and temporary), based on a head count, working in each of the 11 Northern Ireland Departments and NIO, including agencies, and in each of the departmental headquarters location at 1 January 2006 (20 June 2006 for NIO) was as follows;
|Location of headquarters
|Total headcount at 1 January 2006
|Headcount at HQ location at 1 January 2006
|(1) Total NIO headcount figures include NI Prison Service (NIPS) and both NICS and Home Civil Service (HCS) staff. The figures in brackets indicate the number of HCS staff included in each of the NIO totals. NIO and NIPS HQ figures are shown separately.
I have placed in the Library a table showing the number of employees (permanent and temporary), based on a head count, working in departmental headquarters and each of the other offices of each Department.
David Simpson: To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland on how many occasions officials in (a) each Department in Northern Ireland and (b) the Northern Ireland Office have flown by (i) first class and (ii) business class in each of the last three years; and what the total cost was in each case. 
Mr. Hanson: Details of how many occasions officials in (a) Northern Ireland Departments and (b) the Northern Ireland Office have flown by first class and business class to any destination are set out in the following tables.
(a) The figures in respect of officials in Northern Ireland Departments relate only to those booked through the NICS contracted booking agents during the period and do not include any travel booked through other channels as to obtain this information would be at disproportionate cost.
The current travel contract commenced on 1 October 2004 and details of all flights to any destination booked since that date are set out as follows. There were no first class flights booked during this period.
|Business class 2004-05( 1)
|Business class 2005-06
|(1 )Information relates to the period 1 October 2004 to 31 March 2005 (2 )Figures included with DRD