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Handicapped Persons

Volume 893: debated on Monday 9 June 1975

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asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what is his best estimate of the number of permanently and substantially handicapped people who have been newly identified in Scotland by local authorities in each of the last five years.

This information is not available centrally. Returns from local authorities indicate that the numbers of physically handicapped persons who commenced receiving care or assistance from local authority social work departments were as follows:

Figures for 1974 are not yet available.