HC Deb 20 April 1972 vol 835 c136W
Mr. Knox

asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what percentage of the national income wages have been in each of the last five years.

Mr. Nott

Figures relating to wages only are not available. The information in respect of wages and salaries is as follows:

Wages and salaries as a percentage of national income
1967 66.4
1968 67.0
1969 68.1
1970 69.5
1971 68.8
Source: National Income and Balance of Payments White Paper—Cmnd. 4935.