§ Mr. Buchanan-Smith
asked the Minister of Transport what proportion of households in England and Wales own a car; and how this compares with the previous three years.
Mr. Bob Brown
The halfway mark was readied about mid-1968It is estimated from sample inquiries that the midyear percentages in 1965, 1966 and 1967 were 41, 46 and 48 respectively. These proportions include households with the use of a car as well as those which owned one.