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Volume 931: debated on Saturday 5 March 1977

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asked the Secretary of State for Employment (1) what is the current average wage for Wales; and if he will make a statement;

Dyfed (excluding Llanelli)Wales
Average gross weekly earningsPercentage Standard errorAverage gross weekly earningsPercentage Standard error
Men aged 21 and over66·302·169·800·6
Women aged 18 and over46·803·945·501·0
Differences in average earnings between regions include the effects of different industrial and occupational structures. They do not, therefore, give a precise indication of differences in earnings for comparable work.