§ 2. Captain PETER MACDONALD
asked the Minister of Labour what number of disabled ex-service men were unemployed on 1st June, 1930; and what is the proportion of unemployment among disabled ex-service men by comparison with that of the general insured population?
§ Miss BONDFIELD
At 26th May, 1930, the latest date for which figures are available, there were 30,043 disabled ex-service men on the registers of Employment Exchanges in Great Britain, This is 7.3 per cent. of the estimated number of men in receipt of disability pensions and disability allowances. The percentage rate of unemployment among all insured men in Great Britain on the same date was 16.1 per cent.
§ Captain MACDONALD
What steps has the right hon. Lady taken to see that disabled ex-service men are found work?