HC Deb 09 February 1977 vol 925 cc700-1W
Mr. Adley

asked the Secretary of State for Social Services if he will list, for each regional health authority, the number of administrators in each region expressed as a percentage of every 10,000 people living in the region and eligible for NHS facilities.

Mr. Moyle

The number of administrators in each NHS region per 10,000 population resident in the region is as follows:

Northern 3.2
Yorkshire 3.4
Trent 3.0
East Anglia 3.8
N.W. Thames 4.1
N.E. Thames 4.7
S.E. Thames 4.2
S.W. Thames 3.9
Wessex 2.9
Oxford 4.0
South Western 2.8
West Midlands 3.5
Mersey 3.8
North Western 3.4
These figures cover staff of Whitley Council general administrative grades and above at 30th September 1975, the latest date for which complete figures are available, and exclude secretarial, clerical and other specialised grades within the Administrative and Clerical Group.