HC Deb 26 May 1966 vol 729 c154W
Q12. Mr. McNamara

asked the Prime Minister if he is satisfied with the present system of gathering and producting statistics; whether he will establish a Government central statistics bureau; and whether he will make a statement.

The Prime Minister

I would refer my. hon. Friend to the Answer I gave to a Question by my hon. Friend the Member for Birmingham, Northfield (Mr. Chapman) on 26th April. The Central Statistical Office already serves the Government as a whole.