§ Mr. Willetts
To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what his latest estimate is of the number of(a) pensioner households and (b) individual pensioners eligible for pension credit (i) this year and (ii) in each of the next 10 years. 
§ Malcolm Wicks
Estimates of the numbers of people eligible for pension credit, based on data from the Family Resources Survey for 2002–03, will be available early in June. The information will be placed in the Library.