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Government Offices (Dispersal)

Volume 884: debated on Monday 13 January 1975

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asked the Secretary of State for Employment in which region he estimates there have been the greatest effects on the unemployment

and above on 1st January 1972, 1973, 1974 and 1975, respectively.

There are approximately 400 grades comprising 22,500 civil servants at Principal and equivalent rank and above. A full list of all the information sought could be provided only at disproportionate cost. Details of the salary ranges of the main grades, covering about 14,670 staff, are given below. The salaries shown exclude threshold payments and London weighting allowances.Inner or Outer London weighting allowances are payable as appropriate to staff who are employed in London in the grades included in the table, with the exception of the Deputy Secretary and Permanent Secretary grades.ployment ratio by reason of the dispersal of civil servants from London; and what is the unemployment ratio in that region, the number of unemployed, and the number of jobs dispersed.

The information is not available in the form requested. I am writing to the hon. Member.