§ Mr. Alexander Wilson
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland how many general practitioners there are in Scotland and in the Hamilton constituency, respectively; and how many patients in their respective practices.
§ Mr. Gordon Campbell
On 1st October, 1970, there were 2,604 principal prac-46W titioners on the medical lists of executive councils in Scotland with an average of 2,086 patients. There were 35 of these with practices based on the Hamilton constituency with an average of 2,658 patients.