HC Deb 13 May 1968 vol 764 c169W
47. Sir B. Rhys Williams

asked the Secretary of State for Employment and Productivity if she will give the latest figures of employment in the hotel and catering industry for men and for women, and the corresponding figures before the imposition of Selective Employment Tax.

Mr. Hattersley

The estimated numbers of employees in employment in Minimum List Heading 884 of the Standard Industrial Classification (Catering, Hotels, etc.) at June, 1967, were 200,800 males and 381,200 females. Comparable figures for June, 1966, were 211,700 and 395,800.