Skip to main content

Benefits (Industrial Disputes)

Volume 972: debated on Thursday 25 October 1979

The text on this page has been created from Hansard archive content, it may contain typographical errors.

asked the Secretary of State for Social Services if he will publish in

(1)(2)(3)(4)(5)(6)(7)
Number on strike for more than two weeks(1) as percentage of all strikersNumber of strikers receiving benefit(3) as percentage of(1)Average total amount per recipientAverage individual weekly paymentValue of (6) in 1970 terms
£££
1970556,00031·0102,42618·414·145·955·95
1971345,00029·4126,89536·834·007·076·46
1972768,80044·5249,66132·534·297·166·13
1973296,80019·536,04012·120·328·596·76
1974686,40042·4157,14722·932·0810·477·06
1975205,30026·026,54412·929·3310·935·90
1976113,40016·910,0488·936·3415·106·97
1977366,30031·753,87114·746·4717·496·95
1978378,80037·844,95611·974·0915·515·69