§ Mr. Wigley
To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland what information he has as to the number of(a) twins, (b) triplets, (c) quadruplets, (d) quintuplets and (e) sextuplets, born in Scotland in 1989; and what was the total number of maternities in that year.
§ Mr. Michael Forsyth
The information is as follows:s508W
Multiple births, (live and still) and maternities leading to live or stillbirths, Scotland 1989, provisional figures Number Twins 677 Triplets 13 Quadruplets 2 Quintuplets 0 Sextuplets 0 Total maternities 63,090