HC Deb 01 May 1972 vol 836 c51W
Mr. Alfred Morris

asked the Secretary of State for Employment what is the current unemployment figure among persons living in the Wythenshawe constituency of Manchester; how this figure compares with those for each of the preceding five years: and if he will make a statement.

Mr. Chichester-Clark:

Following is the information:

Numbers registered as unemployed in the area covered by the Wythenshawe Employment Exchange
April 1967 881
April 1968 1,153
April 1969 1,074
April 1970 1,301
April 1971 1,839
April 1972 (provisional 2,506