HC Deb 11 May 1971 vol 817 c86W
Mr. Charles Morrison

asked the Secretary of State for Employment if he will list the components used in compiling the food price index.

Mr. Bryan

The list of some 150 items of food for which prices are collected for use in the calculation of the General Index of Retail Prices is published in a booklet entitled "Method of Construction and Calculation of the Index of Retail Prices". I am sending a copy to my hon. Friend.

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