HC Deb 10 March 1981 vol 1000 c297W
Mr. Ralph Howell

asked the Secretary of State for the Environment if he will publish a table showing the numbers employed by local government in England, distinguishing between the main categories of employment, together with total wages and salaries costs at constant prices and compared with the retail price index and the index of average earnings in 1960,1970, each year since 1975 and including estimates for 1980–81.

Mr. King

The information requested cannot be provided except at disproportionate cost.