HC Deb 24 July 1973 vol 860 c415W
Mr. David Steel

asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will list the estimated number of furnished tenancies in each rent tribunal area in Scotland during 1972 and in the first six months of 1973.

Mr. Gordon Campbell

The latest available information, derived from the 1971 Census, is as follows:

Tribunal Number of furnished tenancies
Aberdeen City 3,210
Aberdeen and Kincardine Counties 1,255
Angus County 1,025
Argyll North 1,340
Argyll South and Bute
Ayr County North 1,990
Ayr County South
Banff and Moray Counties 2,126
Berwick, Roxburgh and Selkirk Counties 470
Caithness County 200
Clackmannan and Stirling Counties 1,030
Dumfries and Galloway 940
Dunbarton County 1,590
Dundee 1,570
Edinburgh 9,435
Fife (Dunfermline) 3,210
Fife (Central and East)
Glasgow 9,560
Harris and Lewis Not available
Inverness and Nairn Counties 1,150
Lanark County 1,000
Lothians and Peebles Counties 1,525
Orkney County 245
Perth and Kinross Counties 1,315
Renfrew East 1,385
Renfrew West
Ross and Cromarty County 495
Sutherland County 90
Zetland County 220