§ Mr. Kilfedder
To ask the Secretary of State for Social Services if he will publish in theOfficial Report data from the latest labour force survey showing how many residents of the United Kingdom (a) were born in the Republic of Ireland and (b) are citizens of the Republic; and whether he will include separate figures for the south-east region and Greater London.
§ Mrs. Currie
It is estimated from the 1986 labour force survey that, in spring 1986, the numbers were as follows:
Area of residence Persons born in Republic of Ireland '000 Citizens of the Republic of Ireland '000 United Kingdom 580 560 South East Region of England 290 250 Greater London 180 160