§ Mr. Ernie Ross
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what has been the birth rate in Dundee, Tayside and Scotland in each of the past five years.
§ Mr. John MacKay
Numbers of births per 1,000 women aged 15–44 for 1978 to 1982 are contained in the annual reports of the Registrar General for Scotland (Table S2.1), copies of which are in the Library. Information for 1983 is not yet available.