§ 90. Mr. James Johnson
asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science what percentage of employed young men is currently receiving day-release training; and what is the corresponding percentage for young women.
§ Mr. van Straubenzee
In 1971 about 36 per cent. of male employees in England and Wales aged under 18 were released by employers to take part-time day courses at grant-aided further education establishments; the corresponding percentage of female employees was about 10.