§ 56. Mr. Ralph Howell
asked the Secretary of State for Social Services what percentage of those classified as unemployed receive (a) unemployment benefit and (b) receive only unemployment benefit at the latest date for which figures are available.
§ Mr. O'Malley
Of the total number registered as unemployed on 12th May 1975, 49.1 per cent. were in receipt of unemployment benefit and 37.3 per cent. were in receipt of unemployment benefit only.