HC Deb 19 November 1970 vol 806 cc468-9W
Mr. Gregor Mackenzie

asked the Secretary of State for Employment if he will publish the average wage of an employed person in Scotland at the latest convenient date.

Mr. Bryan

In October, 1969, the latest date for which information is available, the average weekly earnings of male manual workers, aged 21 years and over, in Scotland were £24 1s. 2d.