HC Deb 22 January 1931 vol 247 c371W

asked the Minister of Labour for each insurance year for which figures are available, the contributions paid into the Unemployment Insurance Fund in respect of workers in each of the following industrial groups and the amount paid out in unemployment benefit in respect of workers in each of these same groups: mining, metal manufacturing, engineering, cotton manufacturing, food, drink, tobacco, building and public works contracting, transport and communication, distributive trades, commerce, banking, insurance and finance?


I am sending the hon. Member a copy of a Memorandum of Evidence submitted by the Department to the Royal Commission on Unemployment Insurance, which contains an appendix giving such information as is available on this subject.