§ 30. Mr. GORDON MACDONALD
asked the President of the Board of Education the number of children who left school at the school-leaving age in Great Britain during the latest 12 months for which figures are available, giving separate figures for Lancashire?
§ Sir D. MACLEAN
During the year ended 31st March, 1931, the number of children leaving public elementary schools in England and Wales at the school-leaving age, otherwise than for further full-time education, was 390,935. The corsresponding figure for the geographical county of Lancashire was 54,262.