Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Wales – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 23rd May 1988.
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On 14 April 1988 the numbers of unemployed claimants in Newport district, Gwent and Wales were 7,774, 22,728 and 140,073 respectively. Unadjusted figures for 1979 are not available on a basis that enables a valid comparision to be made.
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