HC Deb 03 May 1994 vol 242 c446W
Mr. Redmond

To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many family health centres per 1,000 population there are in(a) Doncaster, (b) Barnsley, (c) Rotherham and (d) Sheffield.

Dr. Mawhinney

The information is shown in the table.

Family Health Services Authority Number of Health Centres Population in thousands Health Centres per 1,000
Doncaster 12 293 0.04
Barnsley 16 225 0.07
Rotherham 11 255 0.04
Sheffield 10 531 0.02


The number of Health Centres is as at 1 October 1993.

The Population data for family health services authorities comes from Office of Population Censuses and Surveys mid 1992 estimates from the 1991 Census.