asked the Secretary of State for Social Services what is the latest estimate of the number of people entitled to supplementary benefit but who are not claiming it; and how this compares with the position 12 months and 24 months ago.
, pursuant to his reply [Official Report, 11th March 1977; Vol. 927, c. 687–8] gave the following information:I would refer my hon. Friend to my hon. Friend's reply to my hon. Friend the Member for Kingston upon Hull, Central (Mr. McNamara) today.