HC Deb 17 April 1961 vol 638 c57W
6. Mr. Malcolm MacMillan

asked the Minister of Labour what was the number and percentage of unemployed at the most recent count in the Stornoway area; and what were the numbers for each of the islands of Barra, South Uist, North Uist, and Benbecula.

Mr. P. Thomas

On 10th April, 1,427 or 25.5 per cent., and 70, 107, 78 and 32 respectively.