§ Mr. Meacher
asked the Secretary of State for Employment what has been the percentage increase in average hourly wage rates for each year since 1950 ; what has been the percentage wage drift for each of these years ; and what were the comparable figures for the United States of America, France, Germany, Italy, Japan and Sweden.
§ Mr. Chichester-Clark
The following figures relate to the United Kingdom. Comparable figures for the other countries are, however, not available.
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