asked the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what was the population of dependent and associated territories of the British Commonwealth at the latest available date.
Statistics at present available give the population of British Dependent Territories and Associated States as 5,215,190, made up as follows:
|British Antratic Territory||*|
|British Indian Ocean Territory||*|
|British Solomon Islands Protectorate||176,000|
|British Virgin Islands||10,500|
|Falkland Islands and Dependencies||2,000|
|Gilbert & Ellice Islands Colony||59,000|
|New Hebrides (Anglo-French Condominium)||86.000|
|St. Helena and Dependencies (Ascension Island & Tristan da Cunha)||5,500|
|Turks & Caicos Islands||6,000|
* No permanent population.