§ Mr. Barry Jones
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales what was the number of women in(a) part-time and (b) full-time jobs (i) in 1987 and (ii) at the latest available date. 
§ Mr. Hain
The following table shows the number of women in part-time and full-time jobs, including the self employed.
Women in part-time and full-time jobs in Wales Not seasonally adjusted Spring 11987 Autumn 1996 Part-time 192,000 257,000 Full-time 244,000 281,000
Labour Force Survey.
1Prior to 1992 data are available for Spring (March to May) only.