Incomes and Wages

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — National Finance – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 17th June 1952.

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Photo of Mr R.A. Butler Mr R.A. Butler , Saffron Walden 12:00 am, 17th June 1952

The proportion of total personal income after tax represented by rent, dividends, interest and profits is estimated to have been 32 per cent. in 1938 and 23 per cent. in 1950. The comparable figures for wages were 37 per cent., and 43 per cent. respectively. Estimates are not available for March, 1952, but figures for 1951 will be published next month.