HC Deb 19 November 1990 vol 181 cc45-6W
Mr. Austin Mitchell

To ask the Secretary of State for Employment whether he will publish a table showing for each year since 1970 and for the latest month the number of full-time adult males and females in employment together with the number of part-time workers distinguishing between manual and other workers and between manufacturing, other production industries and non-production industries; and if he will add figures for non-adult workers and for the self-employed.

Mr. Jackson

I shall write to the hon. Gentleman and place a copy of my reply in the Library.

Sir Ian Gilmour

To ask the Secretary of State for Employment how many and what percentages of full-time employed(a) men and (b) women, and of part-time employed (i) men and (ii) women, earned less than £3 an hour in April 1990.

Mr. Jackson

The available information on those earning less than £3 per hour in the new earnings survey (NES) sample is published in table 20 of part A of the 1990 NES report.