HC Deb 31 March 1993 vol 222 cc225-6W
Mr. Shore

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what is the current ratio of United Kingdom national debt to gross domestic product; and what it will be in 1997–98 on the assumption that the public sector borrowing requirement will increase as set out in table 2B.5 of the financial statement for 1993–94.

Mr. Lamont

I refer the right hon. Member to the reply given to my right hon. Friend the Member for Westmorland and Lonsdale (Mr. Jopling) on 29 March 1993 at column17.