§ Sir L. Ropner
asked the Minister of Health the approximate number of adults that have been certified mentally deficient for the years 1946 to 1951.
§ Mr. Iain Macleod
The approximate numbers of adults certified as mentally deficient were 1,678 in 1949, 1,697 in 1950 and 1,772 in 1951. Figures for earlier years are not available.