HC Deb 14 June 1978 vol 951 c567W
27. Mr. Skinner

asked the Secretary of State for the Environment what are the latest figures for house building in the public and private sectors.

Mr. Freeson

The figures for April 1978 were published on 6th June. After seasonal adjustments, there were 10,000 public sector starts and 10,700 completions in Great Britain. For the private sector the figures were 13,500 starts and 12,400 completions.