andMr. McQuillan asked the Minister for Education the total number of nationals in the seventeen to twenty-one age-group who would be considered suitable for university education, and availed themselves of it from 1951-52 to 1961-62; and what is this figure expressed as a percentage of the whole age-group during these years.
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This would involve going through the leaving certificate and matriculation examination results of every pupil in the years in question and endeavouring whilst so doing to trace the pupils who had sat for both examinations. This would be an impossible task.