Tuesday, 2 July 2013

Questions (376)

Charlie McConalogue


376. Deputy Charlie McConalogue asked the Minister for Education and Skills the total amount of funding expended on the summer works scheme in primary schools in each of the past five years that the scheme was in existence. [32124/13]

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Written answers (Question to Education)

Expenditure incurred on the Summer Works Scheme in the primary school sector in each of the past five years was as follows:2012 - €1.350m

2011 - €32.369m

2010 - €77.726m

2009 - €53.198m

2008 - €5.993m

In addition the following sums were expended on the Jobs Initiative as follows:

2012 - €2.966m

2011 - €17.062m