HC Deb 30 April 1958 vol 587 c33W
6. Mr. G. Thomas

asked the Minister of Labour what was the number of registered unemployed persons in Wales at the most recent convenient date; and what percentage of insured persons eligible for employment in Wales this represents.

Mr. Iain Macleod

34,815 at 17th March, the latest date for which figures are available. This figure represents 3.7 per cent. of the estimated total number of employees in Wales.