§ 7. Mr. T. Smith
asked the Minister of Labour the number of persons registered as unemployed and available for work who, when last in employment, were not insured for unemployment insurance?
§ Mr. E. Brown
At 15th January, 1940, there were on the registers of Employment Exchanges in Great Britain, 129,259 persons who were not classified as insured persons. Statistics are not available as to the number of persons on the register whose last employment was not insured under the Unemployment Insurance Acts.