§ 7. Mr. MORGAN JONES (for Mr. McENTEE)
asked the Secretary of State for India if he will give figures showing the number of Buddhists returned in the census taken in India in 1921 and in 1931; and what percentage of the persons so returned resided in Burma?
§ Sir S. HOARE
The total number of Buddhists returned in the 1921 census was 11,571,268 in all-India, of whom 11,201,943 (nearly 97 per cent.) were in Burma. Comparable figures for 1931 are not yet available.