HC Deb 25 May 1973 vol 857 c173W
Mr. Hooson

asked the Secretary of State for Employment what are the current unemployment rates in percentage terms in the Mid-Wales counties of Montgomeryshire, Merionethshire, Cardiganshire, Breconshire and Radnorshire, respectively.

Mr. Dudley Smith

Following is the information:

Percentage rate of unemployment on 14th May 1973
Montgomeryshire 2.4
Merionethshire 6#.3
Cardiganshire 4.4
Breconshire 3.6
Radnorshire 3.7

The figures are provisional.