HC Deb 14 December 1939 vol 355 cc1324-5W
Sir A. Wilson

asked the Minister of Health whether he is now in a position to state the number of marriages during the last September quarter, as compared with the figures for the corresponding quarter of each of the preceding three years?

Mr. Elliot

Yes, Sir; the figures asked for are as follow:

Marriages in England and Wales.

September Quarter.
1936 115,445
1937 121,421
1938 116,316
1939 152,358