§ Mr. Ashdown
asked the Secretary of State for Social Services how many changes of address have been entered on the national insurance contributions system during the last year for (a) persons claiming benefit and (b) other persons.
§ Dr. Boyson
The total number of notifications of change of address accepted on to the computer for the tax year ending April 1983 was 4,171,800. We are unable to distinguish between those people claiming benefit arid other persons.