§ Mr. Milburn
To ask the Secretary of State for Employment what information he has about the number of manufacturing jobs in each European Community region in each year since 1980; and what proportion of the regional total number of jobs they represented.
§ Miss Widdecombe
Statistics on employment by European Community region are published by the EC Statistical office in a series of reports entitled "Regional Statistics". Published reports covering years up to 1985 are available in the Library. Reports covering later years are in preparation but no publication date has yet been announced.