§ Mr. Trevor Cox
asked the Minister of Health whether he will give the figures for maternal mortality for the division of Stalybridge and Hyde for the last three years?
§ Mr. Elliot
The figures are as follow:
Deaths per 1,000 total births (live and still). 1936 … 2.86(3 deaths) 1937 … 3.84(4 deaths) 1938 … 5.52 (6 deaths)
These rates relate to the aggregate of administrative areas most nearly corresponding with the area of the Parliamentary division.