§ 11. Mr. Cluse
asked the Minister of Labour the number of insured persons registered as unemployed in the area covered by the Islington Employment Exchanges for the years 1931 to 1938.
§ Mr. E. Brown
As the reply includes a table of figures, I will, if I may, circulate a statement in the OFFICIAL REPORT.
§ Following is the statement:
§ The following table shows the numbers of insured persons, aged 16–64 (exclusive of persons within the agricultural scheme) recorded as unemployed at Holloway and King's Cross Employment Exchanges at a date in April in each of the years 1931 to 1938:—
|Date.||Holloway Employment Exchange.||King's Cross Employment Exchange.|
|27th April, 1931||…||8,575||10,131|
|25th April, 1932||…||10,301||11,151|
|24th April, 1933||…||9,988||11,569|
|23rd April, 1934||…||6,789||8,853|
|15th April, 1935||…||6,666||8,000|
|27th April, 1936||…||5,926||7,485|
|19th April, 1937||…||5,194||6,112|
|4th April, 1938||…||6,987||7,411|