§ Mr. David Mitchell
asked the Secretary of State for Employment what is the number of vacancies notified to his Department in the London area for the catering trade, including waiters and waitresses, for bus drivers and conductors and for nurses, male and female, respectively.
§ Mr. Dudley Smith
Following is the information:
NOTIFIED VACANCIES IN CERTAIN OCCUPATIONS REMAINING UNFILLED IN GREATER LONDON AT DECEMBER, 1971, THE LATEST DATE FOR WHICH INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE Men Women Hotels and catering (kitchen staff, bar staff, waiters and others) 421 1,030 Public service vehicle drivers and conductors 185 6 Nurses 388 1,527
The figures relate only to notified vacancies remaining unfilled and do not purport to measure the total unsatisfied demand for labour.