§ Mr. BRIANT
asked the Home Secretary what are the numbers of the parliamentary electors (distinguishing male and female) in. England, Wales, and Scotland, respectively?2976W
§ Sir J. GILMOUR
The numbers of the parliamentary electors on the current register in England and Wales are as follow:
— Males. Females. Total. England(excluding Monmouth) 11,626,150 13,173,469 24,799,619 Wales(including Monmouth). 813,959 826,135 1,640,094
As regards Scotland, the number of parliamentary electors at the General Election of 1931 was:
Males. Females. Total. 1,434,559 1,605,134 3,039,693
I am informed that more recent figures for Scotland are not available.