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Unemployment Statistics

Volume 32: debated on Wednesday 24 November 1982

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asked the Secretary of State for Wales what percentage of persons registered as unemployed had been unemployed for more than two years in each employment office area in West Glamorgan in October 1979 and October 1982.

The information is as follows:

Employment Office AreaOctober 1979 (per cent.)October 1982 (per cent.)
Cymmer14·926·9
Gorseinon10·811·9
Morriston8·811·8
Neath6·813·9
Pontardawe9·715·4
Port Talbot10·517·6
Resolven11·713·5
Swansea12·220·0
Ystradgynlais7·815·1