Mr. J. Enoch Powell
asked the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland if he will ascertain and publish the area in acres of each of the parliamentary constituencies in Northern Ireland.
§ Mr. Prior
The information is as follows:
Constituency Acres Antrim, East 107,887.10 Antrim, North 386,070.26 Antrim, South 173,329.78 Upper Bann 119,166.39 Belfast, East 7,982.21 Belfast, North 10,889.27 Belfast, South 5,883.08 Belfast, West 10,338.44 Down, North 23,275.98 Down, South 360,534.18 Fermanagh and South Tyrone 655,983.55 Foyle 150,635.09 Lagan Valley 111,875.17 Londonderry, East 360,434.28 Newry and Armagh 271,407.16 Strangford 104,291.54 Mid-Ulster 635,312.72
The figures given are for the total area of each constituency; which includes the area of any water surface within a constituency's boundary.