§ Sir K. VAUGHAN-MORGAN
asked the Minister of Labour the latest available figures of unemployment for the Walham Green Employment Exchange; what percentage these represent of registered workers; and if these figures and this percentage show a decline or otherwise on the corresponding period of last year?
§ Mr. LAWSON
At 12th May, 1930, there were 2,175 persons resident in the Metropolitan Borough of Fulham on the registers of Employment Exchanges as compared with 1,636 at 13th May, 1929. These figures represent 3.8 per cent. and 2.9 per cent., respectively, of the numbers of insured persons in the area.