HC Deb 07 February 1973 vol 850 c130W
67. Mr. Alan Williams

asked the Secretary of State for Employment how male activity rates and female activity rates in Wales compare with those in the southeast of England.

Mr. Dudley Smith

The following information is based on provisional results from the 1971 Census of Population:—

Activity Rates
Males Females
Wales 78.5 35.7
South-East of England 81.9 44.8