§ Mr. Dempsey
asked the Secretary of State for Employment how many self-employed persons were in employment 280W in June 1970 and at the most recent convenient date.
§ Mr. Dudley Smith
The estimated number of employers and self-employed persons in employment in Great Britain are as follows : June 1970, 1,783,000; June 1971, 1,791,000. The information for June 1972 will be available shortly.