§ Mr. Rippon
asked the Secretary of State for the Environment what percentage of total disposable incomes in England and Wales is represented by domestic rate payments in the latest financial year for which figures are available.
§ Mr. Waldegrave
Domestic rate payments (net of domestic rate relief grant and rate rebates) are estimated to be 2.6 per cent. of total personal disposable income in England and Wales in 1981–82.