HC Deb 11 May 1995 vol 259 cc606-7W
23. Mrs. Mahon

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will make a statement on recent changes in living standards. [22249]

Sir George Young

Real personal disposable income is expected to rise by 1½ per cent. this year. This should mean that households will on average be about £5 per week better off after tax and inflation.