asked the Minister of Health if he can supply the number of cases of outdoor and indoor relief given by each board of guardians in the county of Durham in June, 1925?
§ Mr. NEVILLE CHAMBERLAIN
The available information is given in the following statement:
Statement showing the average number of persons in receipt of indoor and out- 1843W door relief in each union wholly or partly within the administrative county of Durham during the month of June, 1925.
NOTE.—The figures exclude lunatics in county and borough asylums, persons in receipt of domiciliary medical relief only, and casuals.
Names of Unions. Average number of persons in receipt of:— Indoor Relief. Outdoor Relief. Unions wholly within the Administrative County— Auckland 321 5,801 Chester-le-Street 248 6,418 Durham 250 4,845 Easington 211 2,483 Houghton-le-Spring 141 2,177 Lanchester 296 6,051 Sedgefield 51 1,683 Stockton 288 3,732 Weardale 36 302 Unions partly within the Administrative County— Darlington 293 1,376 Gateshead 1,075 12,275 Hartlepool 593 2,330 South Shields 1,081 12,827 Sunderland 1,071 3,703 Teesdale 69 319