§ Mr. G. Macdonald
asked the Secretary for Mines the quantity of the coal produced in Great Britain and the output per man-shift worked in 1918, 1925, and for the last quarter for which figures are available?
§ Captain Crookshank
The information is as follows:
Great Britain. Out put of Saleable Coal. Total. Per man-shift Worked. Tons. Cwts. 1918 227,749,000 17.75* 1925 243,176,000 18.02 April to June, 1938 54,066,000 22.64 * This figure refers to the period July to December, 1918, only as figures of output per man-shift for the first six months of that year are not available.