§ Mr. Geraint Howells
asked the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food how many pounds of lamb and mutton per head of population in Great Britain were consumed in 1972, 1973 and the first six months of 1974.
§ Mr. Bishop
Estimates of the total consumption of mutton and lamb are available only for the United Kingdom as a whole. The figures for 1972 and 1973 are 20.4 and 18.2 lb per head per annum respectively and 8.1 lb per head for the first six months of 1974.