Mr. Edward M. Taylor
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland how many houses were completed in Scotland in the first six months of 1965; what were the comparable completions in the second half of 1964; and what the estimated completions will be in the second half of 1965.
§ Mr. Ross
The information is as follows:
The estimate of the number of houses to be completed in the second half of 1965 is based on the number of houses started between April and September, 1964.
1964 1965 Houses completed in:— first six months 17,178 17,856 second six months 19,993 18,000 (estimated)