§ 30. Mr. Alan Howarth
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what estimate he currently makes of the year-on-year increase in household indebtedness.
§ Mr. Ian Stewart
The best available statistics for the debt of the personal sector, which includes unincorporated businesses and non-profit making bodies as well as households, are shown in table 14.4 of "Financial Statistics", October 1986.