§ Mr. Meacher
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what were the average hourly earnings for(a) female part-time employees, (b) female full-time manual employees and (c) female full-time non-manual employees as a percentage of those of the equivalent male employees by standard region. 
§ Mrs. Angela Knight
Average hourly earnings of male and female full-time manual and non-manual employees in April 1995, by standard region, are published in "New Earnings Survey 1995", part A, a copy of which is held in the House of Commons Library. Average hourly earnings of female part-time employees, by standard region, is published in part F of the same publication. There are no available estimates for male part-time employees, except in the south-east where they were £6.07 in April 1995.