HC Deb 14 June 1951 vol 488 c204W
74. Mr. G. Thomas

asked the Minister of Health what is the number of non-training hospitals and institutions in Wales catering for senile psychotics and mental defectives; and the total number of such patients catered for.

Mr. Marquand

There are 19 mental hospitals not associated with medical schools. In these there are approximately 1,260 patients aged 65–74 and 520 aged 75 and upwards. There are 15 mental deficiency institutions; accommodating 1,528 patients.