§ Mr. Alex Carlile
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales what proportion of the average United Kingdom wage is the average Welsh wage.
§ Mr. Redwood
At April 1993 the average gross weekly earnings of full-time employees in Wales was 89 per cent. of the average for the United Kingdom.502W
£ HMSO 1992–93 410,075 1992–93 at constant 1993–94 prices 423,402 1993–94 to date 1,061,025