§ Mr. PEARSON
asked the Minister of Labour the number of unemployed in the shipbuilding industry to-day as compared with 1929?
§ Sir H. BETTERTON
At 25th January, 1932, there were 110,331 insured persons in the shipbuilding and ship-repairing industry classification recorded as unemployed in Great Britain. The corresponding figure at 21st January, 1929, was 53,323.