HC Deb 05 March 1991 vol 187 c119W
Mr. Gregory

To ask the Secretary of State for Health what the numbers of in-patients and day cases treated respectively in the York health authority area were in (i) 1979 and (ii) the latest year for which figures are available; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. Dorrell

The information requested is given in the table.

In-patients and day cases in York health authority
Year In-patients Day cases
Discharges and deaths 27,296 4,444
Discharges and deaths 34,176 5,523
Finished consultant episodes 38,184
Finished consultant episodes 39,434 5,626

Source: 1979 SH3; 1988–89 SH3A; 1989–90 KP70.