§ Mr. McAvoy
To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Employment what was the level of graduate unemployment in each of the last five years. 
§ Mr. Forth
Information on the level of unemployment amongst newly qualified graduates and among all graduates in the labour force is given in the following table:
Unemployment rates for newly qualified graduates (Great Britain) Year of qualification Percentage unemployed six months after graduation 1990 8 1991 12 1992 13 1993 12 1994 10
Surveys of first destinations of graduates.693W
Unemployment rates for all graduates in the labour farce (UK) Year Percentage unemployed 1991 3.7 1992 4.4 1993 5.0 1994 4.3 1995 4.2
Labour Force Survey.