HC Deb 04 December 1962 vol 668 c168W
Mr. Prentice

asked the Minister of Labour how many people were registered as unemployed in the County Borough of East Ham on the latest convenient date; and what was the comparable figure on the same date in 1960 and 1961.

Mr. Hare

Figures are available only for the East Ham Employment Exchange area, in which the County Borough of East Ham is mainly situated. 653 workers were registered as unemployed on 12th November, 1962; the comparable figures for November, 1960 and 1961, were 390 and 408 respectively.