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Yts

Volume 124: debated on Wednesday 9 December 1987

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To ask the Secretary of State for Employment if he will publish in the Official Report the number of YTS schemes correctly in operation in each London borough and the number of individuals (a) male and (b) female currently registered for each.

[holding answer 7 December 1987]: The following table gives the number of YTS schemes based in each London borough and the numbers of male and female trainees on such schemes as at 31 October 1987.

Schemes may draw trainees living in other boroughs.
London BoroughNumber of local YTS schemesNumber in training—October 1987
MaleFemale
Harrow6189103
Brent1031585
Enfield5506308
Barnet31853
Haringey15274253
Newham7302179
Barking8384225
Havering8366300
Redbridge11333533
Waltham Forest3242140
Table 1
TotalEnvironmentalBuilding and land-scapingHome insulationResearch and surveysLibraryYouth workVoluntary actsOther social servicesCultural
Local authority4,1833081161264121100
Local education authority2002000000
voluntary organisation1000000000
Nationalised industry44002100000
Private sector2330025970008
Health authority980018100001
Government department44000050005
Other18000100000
Education institution151000183500024
Ex-offenders organisations62710651880004
Churches4810011980010
Youth organisations249011410003
Old peoples groups66001000000
Disability groups209000410002
Ethnic groups860004100021
Environmental and conservation groups467001125201005
Other voluntary organisations2,283001147611600079
Quasi-commercial body6650021221900213
Total9,96341335365497223280
London BoroughNumber of local YTS schemesNumber in training—October 1987
MaleFemale
Kensington & Chelsea153870
Hammersmith35220108
Camden24289731
Westminster55260161
City of London17459139
Islington20389352
Hackney12146108
Tower Hamlets11411163
Bromley9272233
Bexley7307284
Croydon11436149
Sutton38154488
Merton21234114
Lambeth62264232
Southwark18256258
Lewisham27290212
Greenwich34232109
Wandsworth44272200
Hillingdon36355214
Ealing34262123
Hounslow37405251
Richmond-upon-Thames135256
Kingston-upon-Thames22296123

In addition there are 3,518 male and 1,384 female trainees in London in schemes negotiated with the Manpower Services Commission's large companies unit; information on the numbers in each borough is not readily available.