§ Mr. WRIGHT
asked the Minister of Health if he can give the returns from the Reports of the Registrar-General of the number of suicides per million of the population for each quinquennial period 1896–1900 to 1916–1920, inclusive?
§ Mr. WHEATLEY
The required figures for England and Wales are as follow:
Period. Rate per million population. 1896–1900 89 1901–1905 101 1906–1910 102 1911–1915 95 1916–1920 79
The figures given in respect of the years 1915–1918 relate only to civilian deaths and population.