Dáil Éireann - Volume 409 - 29 May, 1991
Written Answers. - Teacher Numbers.
Mr. J. Higgins Mr. J. Higgins
81. Mr. J. Higgins asked the Minister for Education if she will outline (1) the number of permanent wholetime primary teachers employed at present and (2) the  number which will be employed on 1 September 1991.
Minister for Education (Mrs. O'Rourke) Mary O'Rourke
Minister for Education (Mrs. O'Rourke): There are 20,447 primary teachers employed at present.
It is estimated that approximately 20,700 primary teachers will be employed in September 1991.
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