§ 17. Mr. Martyn Jones
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what percentage of GDP at factor cost and in current prices is accounted for by business investment also at current prices; and what was the percentage in 1979.
§ Mr. Mellor
At current prices, the ratio of business investment to GDP at factor cost was 14.8 per cent. in 1990 and 14.3 per cent. in 1979.