§ Mr. Barry Jones
asked the Secretary of State for Wales how many persons were on hospital waiting lists in Wales in September in each of the last four years.
§ Mr. Wyn Roberts
The information is given in the following table and refers to 30 September each year:
Year Number of persons on in-patient waiting lists Number of persons on out-patient waiting lists 1980 37,056 60,991 1981 32,118 58,597 1982 38,627 69,730 1983 39,014 70,014