§ Mr. K. Robinson
asked the Minister of Health how many Section 4 and Sec- 154W tion 5 beds were designated at the latest date for which figures are available; what proportions of total hospital beds they represented; and what was the average percentage occupancy by paying patients.
§ Mr. Powell
The following are the figures:
—— Section 4 Section 5 Number of beds designated at 31st December, 1961 5,143 5,651 Proportion of total 1.1% 1.2% Average occupancy by paying patients during 1961 37.4% 49.6%