§ Mr. Peter Freeman
asked the Minister of Health what was the average age of mortality of the total population of Great 245W Britain in 1939 and 1945, respectively; and what was the estimated figure at the latest convenient date.
§ Mr. Marquand
The average age at death in Great Britain in the years 1939 and 1945 was 59 and 60 respectively. The provisional figure for 1949 is 64.