§ Mr. Skeffington
asked the Secretary of State for Employment and Productivity
TOTAL NUMBERS REGISTERED AS UNEMPLOYED AND NOTIFIED VACANCIES REMAINING UNFILLED IN THE AREA COVERED BY THE HAYES EMPLOYMENT EXCHANGE Registered Unemployed Unfilled Vacancies Men Women Total Men Women Total June, 1970 … 164 32 196 369 364 733 June, 1969 … 154 27 181 313 332 645
The vacancy statistics relate only to vacancies which were notified to employment exchanges or Youth Employment Service careers offices and which remained unfilled on a certain date. They do not purport to measure the total demand for labour.