To ask the Secretary of State for Wales how many people are engaged in Government employment and training measures in Wales; what was the figure for expenditure on the YTS in 1986 and 1987; and if he will make a statement.
The number of people engaged in the following programmes in Wales at 31 January 1988 is as follows:
|New Job Training Scheme||1,241|
|Youth Training Scheme||23,691|
|Enterprise Allowance Scheme||5,289|
|Job Release Scheme||712|
|Job Share Scheme||85|
|New Workers Scheme||1,930|