HC Deb 18 February 1976 vol 905 c742W
Mr. Andrew F. Bennett

asked the Secretary of State for Social Services what was the proportion of receipts to the National Insurance Fund met by the Exchequer in 1974–75.

Mr. O'Malley

The Exchequer supplements received in 1974–75 represented about 17 per cent. of the contributions from insured persons and employers received by the National Insurance Fund in that year.