§ Mr. Hinchliffe
To ask the Secretary of State for Health, pursuant to her answer to the hon. Member for Bolton, North-East (Mr. Thurnham) of 19 January,Official Report, column 634, what statistics are collected from local authorities on their use of independent sector residential accommodation and day and domiciliary services.
§ Mr. Bowis
Information on the detail of the routine statistics on residential accommodation and day and domiciliary services was published in the minutes of evidence following the appearance of the director of statistics on 21 April 1993 before the Health Select Committee—paper 624 of Session 1992–93, annexes C. D and E. Information on data sources is also provided in the "Personal Social Services Statistical Information Directory April 1994", a copy of which is available in the Library.