§ MR. EUGENE WASON (Clackmannan and Kinross)
I beg to ask the hon. Member for North Huntingdonshire, as representing the President of the Board of Agriculture, if he will state what is the total number of persons engaged in the cultivation of the soil in Scotland.
§ MR. AILWYN FELLOWES (Huntingdonshire, Ramsey)
The number of persons over ten years of age returned as occupied in agriculture in Scotland at the census of 1901, was 209,711, of whom 169.130 were males, and 40,581 were females.