§ Mr. Nicholas Brown
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what is the average income and the distribution of income of those in profit-related pay schemes, in the United Kingdom, since the schemes began.
§ Mr. Maude
[holding answer 2 March 1992]: The estimated average annual earnings of participants, including those working part-time, in registered profit-related pay schemes, in each year since schemes began are as follows. Information on the distribution of earnings is not available.
Live registered Average annual earnings of participants (£) March 1988 12,700 March 1989 12,000 March 1990 12,500 March 1991 11,500 January 1992 13,300