HC Deb 03 March 1988 vol 128 c691W
Dr. Owen

To ask the Secretary of State for Social Services what are the latest figures for the number of cases of measles recorded in England and Wales and the percentage of children vaccinated.

Mrs. Currie

The information is as follows:

Notifications of measles2 82,061
Percentage of children3 born in 1984 and immunised by the end of the second year after birth (measles) 71
1 England and Wales.
2 Source: OPCS Monitor MB2 87/4.
3 Source: DHSS form SBL607.