§ Mr. Morgan
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales what is his most up-to-date estimate of the number of jobs that have been created by the Cardiff Bay development corporation since its inception.
§ Mr. David Hunt
The activities of Cardiff Bay development corporation are aimed primarily at facilitating development by the private sector. The following table shows the result of the earliest and most recent surveys of businesses in the corporation's designated area since its inception.
Date of Survey Number of Businesses in CBDC area Number of Employees in Businesses Responding Number of Businesses not Responding January 1988 861 15,247 64 September 1990 901 17,032 87