§ Mrs. Clwyd
To ask the Secretary of State for Employment, pursuant to his answer of 11 July,Official Report, column 406, if he will now provide figures giving the percentage rate of unemployment in the united Germany.
§ Mr. Michael Forsyth
[holding answer 15 July 1994]: Internationally comparable ILO based unemployment figures are not available for unified Germany. However, in June 1994, unadjusted registered unemployment in unified Germany stood at 3,594,590. No equivalent rate of unemployment is available.