§ 51. Mr. Fisher
asked the Secretary of State for Employment and Productivity how many of the 5,000 Commonwealth immigrant voucher holders who entered this country in 1967 were professionally qualified people; and if she will give the numbers in each professional category.
§ Mr. Fernyhough
Of the 4,978 voucher holders admitted in 1967, 2,590 were professionally qualified. I will with permission circulate in the OFFICIAL REPORT the numbers in each profession.
Following is the information:
Doctors 938 Dentists 41 Nurses 148 Professions Ancillary to Medicine (e.g Physiotherapists, radiographers etc.) 29 Teachers 565 Scientists 565 Civil Engineer 147 Other Engineers 276 Agricultural Scientists 81 Lawyers 29 Architects 31 Miscellaneous (e.g. accountants, economists, statisticians) 59