Minimum Wage: EU Countries
Business, Innovation and Skills
Michael Meacher (Oldham West and Royton, Labour)
To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills what information his Department holds on the minimum wage in each EU country in (a) the local currency of that country and (b) pounds sterling in purchasing power parity terms.
Edward Davey (Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Employment Relations, Consumer and Postal Affairs), Business, Innovation and Skills; Kingston and Surbiton, Liberal Democrat)
Information about minimum wage levels in other countries, including EU member states, is contained in Appendix 3 of the Low Pay Commission's 2011 report at: