§ 51. Mr. Barry Jones
asked the Secretary of State for Wales what is the per 314W capita expenditure of the Welsh Regional Hospital Board; what were the corresponding figures for 1960 and 1955; what were the corresponding figures for Wessex, and Liverpool; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Peter Thomas
The per capita revenue expenditure of the Welsh Hospital Board for 1969–70, 1959–60 and 1954–55 was £15.8, £7.8 and £5.2 respectively. I understand that the corresponding figures for Liverpool are £15.9, £7.8 and £5.4 and for Wessex, which did not exist in 1955, £14.9 and £8.0.