§ Mr. Wigley
asked the Secretary of State for Employment if he will publish a table showing the latest unemployment figure for the North-Wales intermediate area, the Welsh development area, the Scottish development area and the North-West England intermediate area; and if he is satisfied with the present definition of development and intermediate areas.36W
survey of earnings in engineering indus-tries in June.
§ Mr. Golding:
Following is the unemployment information at 9th November:
Numbers registered as unemployed North Wales Intermediate Area 4,180 Welsh Development Area 77,414 Scottish Development Area 169,227 North West Intermediate Area 116,633
Responsibility for the determination of assisted area status is a matter for my right hon. Friend the Secretary of State for Industry.