§ 29. Mr. H. WILLIAMS
asked the Minister of Transport the present number of consumers of electricity and, for comparison, the number in 1919?
§ Captain A. HUDSON
The official returns of the Electricity Commissioners show that there were upwards of 6,600,000 consumers at the end of 1934, as compared with 2,600,000 at the end of 1927–28. It is computed that there were some 750,000 consumers in 1919, although no official figures are available.