§ Mr. Sillars
asked the Minister for the Civil Service what is the number of civil servants who work in the London area; and what is the number and work location, by area, of those civil servants employed outside London.
§ Mr. David Howell
The following table gives the estimated numbers of non-industrial civil servants by location of employment at 1st January, 1971:
Location Estimated Number in Thousands Inner London 102.8 Outer London 46.7 Remainder of South-Eastern Economic Planning Region 80.3 Other Economic Planning Regions in Great Britain: Northern 31.5 Yorkshire and Humberside 23.4 East Midlands 17.0 East Anglia 10.8 South-Western 40.7 Wales and Monmouthshire 19.5 West Midlands 23.6 North-Western 44.4 Scotland 41.4 Northern Ireland 3.6 Elsewhere 14.3