An Hon. MEMBER
whose name had not been supplied asked the Minister of Health how many cases of the following diseases have been notified this year: small-pox, diphtheria, scarlet fever, pneumonia, enteric fever, encephalitis lethargica?
§ Mr. WHEATLEY
The numbers of cases of these diseases notified (uncorrected figures) during the 26 weeks ended the 28th June, 1924, are as follows:
Small-pox 2,196 Diphtheria 18,095 Scarlet fever 36,910 Pneumonia 41,321 Enteric fever 1,683 Encephalitis lethargica 3,620