§ Mr. Butterfill
To ask the Secretary of State for Social Security how many people have contracted back into SERPS from COMPS and approved personal pensions in each of the last three years for which figures are available. 
§ Mr. Rooker
The information is in the table:
Year Contracted-out money purchase Schemes Appropriate personal pensions 1992–93 10,000 87,000 1993–94 8,000 117,000 1994–95 8,000 64,000
1. Figures are rounded to nearest 1,000.
2. Information produced from the Lifetime Labour Market Database, which uses a 1 per cent. sample of National Insurance Records.
Department of Social Security Analytical Services Division