HC Deb 10 November 1977 vol 938 cc211-2W
Mr. Lomas

asked the Secretary of State for Social Services what is the population of the Yorkshire and Humberside Region compared with the population of Scotland and Wales.

Mr. Deakins:

The most recent population estimates, which relate to 30th June 1976, are as follows:

(in thousands)
Yorkshire and Humberside 4,892
Scotland 5,205
Wales 2,766