§ Mr. Nellist
asked the Paymaster General if he will publish in the Official Report a table showing the registered number of vacancies by standard industrial classification in the Coventry area at the latest available date and at May 1979.
§ Mr. Lang
The following information is in the Library. The following table shows the numbers of unfilled vacancies at jobcentres which cover an area closely corresponding to the Coventry and Hinckley travel-to-work area as at 2 May 1986, analysed according to the 1980 standard industrial classification.
I refer the hon. Member to the reply given in the Official Report on 25 November 1985, in columns 394 to 395, which gives the number of unfilled vacancies by 1968 standard industrial classification at jobcentres covering the same area in May 1979.
Unfilled Vacancies—Jobcentres in the Coventry and Hinckley travel to work area May 1986 Standard Industrial Classification 1980 Unfilled Vacancies Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing 2 Energy and Water Supply Industries 6 Extraction and Manufacture of Minerals and Metals 30 Metal Goods and Vehicle Industries etc 208 Other Manufacturing Industries 128 Construction 77 Distribution, Hotels and Catering; Repairs 333 Transport and Communication 84 Banking, Finance, Insurance and leasing etc 119 Other Services 246 Total 1,233