HC Deb 05 December 1972 vol 847 c366W
Mr. Ewing

asked the Secretary of State for Employment how many young people in Scotland who left school at the leaving date in 1971 are still unemployed.

Mr. Dudley Smith

3,006 school leavers were registered as unemployed in Scotland in November. I regret that the statistics do not distinguish these separately by year of leaving but a high proportion will be 1972 school leavers.

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