HC Deb 12 February 1980 vol 978 c623W
Mrs. Renée Short

asked the Secretary of State for Social Services what are the total payments to general practitioners in fees for obstetric services in England and Wales, listed for each National Health Service region.

Dr. Vaughan

Payments to general practitioners in 1978–79 for maternity medical services provided under the National Health Service for each English region Wales were as follows:

Northern 1,008
Yorkshire 1,287
Trent 1,536
E Anglia 616
N W Thames 878
N E Thames 1,069
S E Thames 976
S W Thames 771
Wessex 907
Oxford 888
South Western 1,140
West Midlands 1,907
Mersey 814
North Western 1,291
Total (England) 15,088
Wales 861
Total (England and Wales) 15,949