HC Deb 28 April 1981 vol 3 c387W
Mr. Parry

asked the Secretary of State for Employment what are the latest unemployment figures for the United Kingdom and Merseyside, respectively.

Mr. Peter Morrison

At 9 April, the provisional numbers of people registered as unemployed in the United Kingdom and in the Merseyside special development area were 2,517,958 and 110,421, respectively.