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Unemployment Statistics

Volume 86: debated on Monday 11 November 1985

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asked the Secretary of State for Wales how many people have been unemployed for more than 12 months in Wales and Mid-Glamorgan, respectively; and what these figures represent in terms of total unemployment in each area.

In October 1985, 77,412 persons had been unemployed for over 12 months in Wales; this was 42·4 per cent. of the total unemployed. The corresponding figures for Mid-Glamorgan were 16,518 and 46·3 per cent.

£000
1974–751975–761976–771977–781978–791979–801980–811981–821982–831983–84*1984–85†1985–86
Clwyd
Revenue17,14422,62025,54628,66032,46038,99352,91659,24464,12566,89871,63876,957
Capital9641,1887951,2611,8202,5512,5032,8992,6362,2444,4746,068
FPS6,1087,3718,6719,96911,77213,75617,18019,25223,19624,17126,897
Agency5320814711041545591106135160
TOTAL24,26931,38735,15940,00046,09353,35472,65481,48690,06393,448103,169
East Dyfed
Revenue14,03718,72821,04123,87827,98434,00043,42548,30739,69843,00346,07648,006
Capital3148528188299658577939801,2741,7582,2041,552
FPS5,7207,0038,0769,17110,74912,41215,26617,50920,16321,48823,728
Agency1261021069625343659635982
TOTAL20,19726,68530,04133,97439,72347,30359,52066,85561,19866,30872,090
Pembrokeshire
Revenue12,94213,95815,16315,572
Capital2866501,2601,812
FPS-5-5-1
Agency223557
TOTAL13,24514,63816,479
Gwent
Revenue22,52229,46333,32637,38542,55450,80965,98073,04779,56584,56789,27994,064
Capital7851,2048491,4142,0782,3671,1752,9563,8693,6194,1013,772
FPS7,5399,03510,37612,23914,26316,77320,61123,23727,07528,88331,711
Agency1681641569673699291137181251