HC Deb 17 February 1995 vol 254 cc862-3W
Mrs. Bridget Prentice

To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland how many abortions were performed in England and Wales, on women resident in each health authority in 1993; and, of these operations, how many were performed in NHS hospitals.

Lord James Douglas-Hamilton

The information requested for 1993 is not yet available. Information on abortions performed in England and Wales is provided by the Office of Population Census and Surveys. This data will be available within the next few months.