§ Mr. Dubs
asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many people from the Indian subcontinent (a) applied and (b) were registered as British citizens between 1980 and 1985.
§ Mr. Waddington
The available information on grants of British citizenship by previous nationality is given, for the years 1964 to 1984, in table 4 of Home Office statistical bulletin "Citizenship Statistics United Kingdom 1984" (Issue 21/85). Figures for 1985 will be published in August. Corresponding information on the nationality of applicants for British citizenship is not available.