§ Mr. Frank Field
To ask the Secretary of State for Social Security how many male claimants of invalidity benefit have had working wives in each of the last 10 years.
§ Mr. Hague
The information is not available in the form requested. The available information is in the table.
Percentage of all invalidity benefit recipients who are male with working wives Years Percentage 1987–89 19 1990–92 20
1. Percentages rounded to the nearest whole percentage point.
Family Expenditure Survey.