§ Mr. Nicholas Winterton
asked the Secretary of State for the Environment what was the number of new houses started in each month of 1982 in the public and private sectors, respectively.
§ Sir George Young
Following is the available information:
Dwellings Started—England Thousand 1982 Public sector Private sector January 2.8 6.8 February 3.7 9.7 March* 3.8 11.5 April* 4.0 11.3 May* 4.3 11.9 * Provisional.
Note:Figures not seasonally adjusted.