§ Mr. A. Edwards
asked the Minister of Health how many death certificates were received during the year 1941 on which vaccination, vaccinia, or other sequelae of vaccination were entered as the cause of death, and the ages of the victims?
§ Mr. E. Brown
Six deaths were registered in England and Wales during 1941 in respect of which the causes were certified as vaccination, vaccinia or other sequelae of vaccination. The sexes and ages of the deceased were three males aged five months, 19 years and 30 years, and three females aged nine weeks, five months and two years. In addition, inquiries resulted in one other death certified as due to meningo-encephalitis being classed to vaccinia. The deceased was a male aged 29 years.