§ 95. Mr. Wolrige-Gordon
asked the Secretary of State for Social Services what is the average number of patients on waiting lists for geriatric beds throughout the country.271W
§ Dr. John Dunwoody
8,748 people in England and Wales were waiting for geriatric and chronic sick beds at 31st December, 1968, the latest date for which figures are available. This is a rate of 14.6 people for every 100 beds.