§ Mr. Wigley
asked the Secretary of State for Wales what is the total number of persons currently employed in factories owned by the Welsh Development Agency (a) in Gwynedd and (b) in the whole of Wales; and how this compares with similar figures in 1974 and 1977, respectively.
§ Mr. Nicholas Edwards
The latest available figures of employment in premises owned by the Welsh Development Agency are:
December 1974 December 1977 December 1980 Gwynedd 1,910 1,350 1,080 Wales 57,350 51,100 42,700