HC Deb 06 December 1979 vol 975 c326W
Mr. Kaufman

asked the Secretary of State for the Environment what is the average income of council house tenants.

Mr. Stanley

The average gross income for 1978 of households living in council houses in England and Wales was estimated at nearly £4,200. Figures for 1979 are not available. Source: Family Expenditure Survey 1978.