§ Mrs. Renée Short
asked the Secretary of State for Employment if he will provide a breakdown of unemployment in (a) Wolverhampton and (b) the West Midlands to show the numbers and percentage unemployed by Standard Industrial Classification order.
§ Mr. Alison
[pursuant to his reply, 8 November 1982, c. 76.]: The following table gives for May 1982, the last date for which an industrial analysis was made, the numbers of people registered as unemployed in the Wolverhampton employment office area and the West Midland region who last worked in the industries specified. It also gives the figures expressed as percentage of the total numbers unemployed at May 1982.