§ Mr. Andrew Smith
To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Science if he will make it his policy to place in the Library each month the number of student loans outstanding and the total value of the amount owed.
§ Mr. Alan Howarth
I am informed by the Student Loans Company Ltd. that, at 31 May 1991, 136,516 loans were outstanding. The total value of the amount owed was £54,109,897. Figures as at the end of June and each succeeding calendar month will be placed in the Library as soon as they are available.