HC Deb 02 March 1939 vol 344 cc1433-4
47. Mr. Cluse

asked the Minister of Labour how many men, juveniles, and women were registered as unemployed at the King's Cross Employment Exchange at the week-end, 25th February, 1939; and the figures for the same comparabl date in 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:

Table showing the numbers of unemployed men, women and juveniles on the registers of the King's Cross Employment Exchange, at 16th January, 1939, the latest date for which figures are available, and the corresponding date in 1938.

16th January, 1939. 17th January, 1938.
Men, aged 18 and over 6,423 5,831
Women, aged 18 and over. 1,749 1,795
Juveniles, aged 14–17 208 99
Total, aged 14 and over. 8,380 7,725