HC Deb 26 June 1975 vol 894 c205W
Mr. George

asked the Secretary of State for Social Services what percentage of the unemployed was receiving unemployment benefit in 1974.

Mr. Meacher

The information requested, relating to specific dates in 1974, is as follows:

Percentage of the registered unemployed receiving unemployment benefit
Per cent.
In May 1974 43.1
In August 1974 39.1
In November 1974 44.4