§ Major TRYON
In view of the number of figures involved, I am circulating the answer in the OFFICIAL REPORT. But I 1516 may say briefly that 574,299 applications were considered during the period mentioned, 532,659 awards were made, and 41,640 claims rejected. The total expenditure for the regions incurred in administration during that period was £689,728.
§ The figures are as follow:
|1ST JULY—31ST DECEMBER, 1920.|
|Region||No. of Awards made.*||Total Expenditure incurred in Administration. †|
|* In addition 41,640 claims were examined and rejected.|
|† Including Regional Administration expenses for medical treatment, local administration, etc.|