HC Deb 25 February 1971 vol 812 c206W
6. Mr. John Morris

asked the Secretary of State for Employment what is the latest figure of unemployed in the Aberavon constituency; and how this compares with June, 1970, and February, 1970.

Mr. Dudley Smith

In the area covered by the Port Talbot, Porthcawl and Cymmer Employment Exchanges, which is similar to the Aberavon constituency, the total numbers registered as unemployed at February, 1971, June, 1970 and February, 1970, were 1,412, 1,122 and 1,321, respectively. The figure for February, 1971 is provisional.