The Rt. Hon. Sir John Major KG CH

Prime Minister of Great Britain and Northern Ireland 1990-1997

1983-1987 Parliament

Mr Major’s Written Parliamentary Answer on Single Pensioners – 22 October 1985

Below is the text of Mr Major’s written Parliamentary Answer on Single Pensioners on 22nd October 1985.

Mr. Barry Jones Asked the Secretary of State for Social Services what is the percentage of single pensionable households in England.

Mr. Major Of the total number of households in England there are some 14.15 per cent. with one person of pensionable age usually resident and living alone. (Source 1981 census.)