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Ministerial Correction

Wednesday 12 March 2014

Transport

Driving Tests

Mary Creagh: To ask the Secretary of State for Transport how many new drivers passed their first driving test in each of the last five years. [189543]

[Official Report, 3 March 2014, Vol. 576, c. 710W.]

Letter of correction from Stephen Hammond:

An error has been identified in the written answer given to the hon. Member for Wakefield (Mary Creagh) on 3 March 2014.

The full answer given was as follows:

Stephen Hammond: The information requested is in the following table:

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 Number

2008-09

345,411

2009-10

320,695

2010-11

744,044

2011-12

332,697

2012-13

310,373

Total

2,053,220

The correct answer should have been:

Stephen Hammond: The information requested is in the following table:

 Number

2008-09

345,411

2009-10

320,695

2010-11

336,349

2011-12

332,697

2012-13

310,373

Total

1,645,525