Written Answers. - School Transport.

Jim Higgins

Question:

635 Mr. Higgins (Mayo) asked the Minister for Education and Science the numbers of Bus Éireann buses providing school transport to primary school pupils and post-primary school pupils; the number of pupils availing of the service; the number of such buses in the following categories, zero to five years old, inclusive; five to ten years old, inclusive; 11 to 15 years old, inclusive; 15 to 20 years old, inclusive; 20 to 25 years old, inclusive; 25 to 30 years old, inclusive; and over 30 years old. [7751/01]

The information sought by the Deputy has been requested from Bus Éireann. The details will be forwarded to the Deputy as soon as possible.