§ Mr. Cousins
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what distribution of his Department's whole-time equivalent staff was, including the staff in agencies and other bodies reporting to him, in each Government office region and nation of the UK(a) in 1996 and (b) at the most recent available period. 
§ Mr. Andrew Turner
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer how many full-time equivalent staff are employed in(a) the Department and (b) each of the agencies it sponsors; and what the figures were for 1997. 
§ Ruth Kelly
I refer my hon. Friend and the hon. Gentleman to the answer the Minister of State, Cabinet Office is giving today.