§ Mr. Kirkwood
To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will list the latest figures of self-employed people in Roxburgh and Berwickshire.
§ Mr. Lang
[holding answer 15 October 1990]: The latest information on this is from the 1981 Census of population, 876W which shows that there were 1,314 self-employed residents in Berwickshire and 1,732 self-employed residents in Roxburgh in Spring 1981. Information on self-employment from the 1991 census of population is expected to become available in 1992.