asked the Secretary of State for Social Services how many persons are in receipt of (a) supplementary benefit and (b) unemployment benefit in the Leicester, East constituency, as compared with the whole of the city of Leicester; if he will list the categories under which benefit is claimed; and if he will give the equivalent figures for the past five years.
Leicester, East constituency is served by two of the Department's offices: Leicester (Yeoman street) and Leicester (Norton street). Their boundaries are not coterminous with the Leicester, East constituency. The number of persons in receipt of supplementary benefit at February 1985 and for the preceding five years was:
|February pension age||Persons over pension age||Persons under pension age required to register for employment||Persons under pension age not required to register for employment|
|Means and standard deviations of the distributions of birthweights (grams)|
|United Kingdom, England and Wales, England, Regional Health Authorities, 1980 to 1983|
|Area||Mean||Standard deviation||Mean||Standard deviation||Mean||Standard deviation||Mean||Standard deviation|
|United Kingdom||Total births||3,281||561||3,291||569||3,290||569||3,292||571|
Persons over age pension age
Persons under pension age required to register for employment
Persons under pension age not required to register for employment
Details of the number of persons in receipt of unemployment benefit in the Leicester, East constituency are not available. The number of persons in receipt of unemployment benefit in Leicester in November 1983 (the latest available information) and the five preceding years was:
* Figures for November 1981 and November 1978 are not available.