11. Mr. H. Wilson
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer the amount by which Government expenditure in the financial year 1954–55 exceeded the comparable figure for the financial year 1950–51.
§ Mr. H. Brooke
Total Ordinary Expenditure, as measured by Exchequer issues, was £4,305 million in 1954–55, compared with £3,257 million in 1950–51, an increase of £1,048 million.