§ Mr. Bidwell
To ask the Secretary of State for Health whether his Department has any figures of deaths due to inhaling exhaust fumes, other than suicides.
§ Mr. Freeman
The table shows the number of deaths registered in England and Wales which had an underlying cause of death assigned to the inhalation of exhaust fumes, for the latest year available.
Deaths due to inhaling exhaust fumes (excluding suicide), England and Wales 1987
Deaths due to inhaling exhaust fumes (excluding suicide), England and Wales 1987 Numbers Cause Male Female Accidental poisoning by motor-vehicle exhaust gas ICD E868.21 24 2 Motor-vehicle exhaust gas undetermined whether accidentally or purposely inflicted ICD E982.01 56 7 1 International Classification of Diseases (ICD) 9th Revision.