HC Deb 17 June 1936 vol 313 c996
68. Mr. GUY

asked the Minister of Health the number of married and unmarried women, respectively, who are in receipt of the contributory old age pension between 65 and 70?


On the latest figures available, the total number of women in receipt of contributory old age pensions between the ages of 65 and 70 was 295,901, of whom 210,228 were married women entitled on the insurance of their husbands. Information is not available as to the marital status of the remaining 85,673, who were entitled on their own insurance.