§ Mr. MacFarlane
asked the Minister of Overseas Development how much of the United Kingdom's gross national product was spent on overseas aid in (i) Africa, (ii) South-East Asia and (iii) South America in 1973–74.
§ Mrs. Hart
The following table shows the total amounts of United Kingdom bilateral aid, net of amortisation payments, provided to the three areas in calendar year 1973. This does not include amounts provided to these areas from multilateral agencies which receive contributions from the United Kingdom aid programme.
year 1973–74 is not yet available.