§ 52. Dr. Michael Clark
To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many cases of tuberculosis were reported in the last year for which figures are available; and what were the comparable figures for the previous five and 10 years.
§ Mr. Freeman
The information is shown in the table:
Notifications of tuberculosis in England and Wales for the years 1988, 1983 and 1978 Year Notifications 1988 5,164 1983 6,803 1978 9,688