HC Deb 22 July 1993 vol 229 c341W
Mr. Jim Cunningham

To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment what was the increase in average council rents between 1989–90 and 1993–94.

Mr. Baldry

The estimated average weekly unrebated rent for local authority dwellings in England in 1989–90 was £20.86 and the provisional figure for 1993–94 is £33.54, an increase of 61 per cent.