§ Dr. Godman
To ask the Secretary of State for Social Security what are the staff-to-claimant ratios for social fund departments in(a) Greenock and Port Glasgow, (b) Strathclyde and (c) Scotland as a whole.
§ Mr. Peter Lloyd
Information is not available in the format requested. Details of the staff days spent on social fund activity are, however, recorded monthly. The information available to 28 February 1989 is given in the table.
February 1989 Staff days spent on social fund lncome support load Scotland 10,839 512,671 Strathclyde 6,884 276,125 Greenock 211 11,394 Port Glasgow 147 4,890