HC Deb 13 March 1990 vol 169 c182W
Mr. Alton

To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many cases of malaria were reported in Britain for each of the last five years.

Mr. Freeman

The information is shown in the table.

Total notifications1 of malaria Great Britain: 1985–89
Year Notifications
1985 1,767
1986 1,747
1987 1,264
19882 1,333
19892 1,535
1 Notified in England and Wales to the Office of Population, Censuses and Surveys (OPCS), and in Scotland to the Scottish Health Service by the individual Health Boards.
2 Provisional.