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Pakistani Immigrants

Volume 655: debated on Monday 12 March 1962

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asked the Minister of Labour what is the total number of immigrant Pakistanis unemployed in England and Wales and in High Wycombe and district, respectively; and what percentage this represents in each case of the estimated immigrant Pakistani population.

On 6th February, 1962, there were 7,493 Pakistani immigrants registered as unemployed at employment exchanges in England and Wales; 113 were registered at High Wycombe. There are no reliable estimates of the total Pakistani population in this country.