To ask the Secretary of State for Employment how many (a) males and (b) females were working part-time in Great Britain in April 1992; and what proportion of these workers earned between (a) £5·20 and £5·50 per hour, (b) £5·50 and £5·60 per hour, (c) £3·90 and £4 per hour and (d) £3·20 and £3·30 per hour.
Estimates of the numbers of employees in employment at March 1992 in Great Britain were 1,048,000 part-time men and 4,709,000 part-time women.The corresponding information for the distributions of hourly earnings can be found in the table.
|Staff in post as at 30 September (whole-time equivalents)||Percentage change|
|Project 2000 student bursaries:|
|NB21||Under 26 years||—||—||—||62||n/a||n/a||n/a|
Part lime employees on adult rates—pay unaffected by absence Proportion with gross hourly earnings between the following amounts April 1992
Males Per cent.
Females Per cent.
|£3·20 to £3·30||3·2||3·9|
|£3·90 to £4·00||3·7||3·0|
|£5·20 to £5·50||2·6||3·6|
|£5·50 to £5·60||1·0||1·0|
Source: New Earnings Survey.