§ 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 1993–94.226W
§ 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.