HC Deb 30 March 1979 vol 965 c439W
Mr. Michael Morris

asked the Secretary of State for the Environment what is his latest estimate of the yield of rates in England and Wales; and what proportion comes from (a) domestic properties, (b) industrial premises, (c) commercial premises, and (d) other categories.

Mr. Guy Barnett

The estimated yield of rates in England and Wales in 1978–79 was:

£ millions Percentage of total per cent.
Total 5,240
Domestic properties 2,143* 41
Industrial premises 658 13
Commercial premises 1,479 28
Other categories 960 18
* Net of rate rebates.