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Area Health Authorities

Volume 949: debated on Friday 12 May 1978

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asked the Secretary of State for Social Services if he will list the area health authorities in England in order of numbers on the waiting list per 100,000 of population.

, pursuant to his reply [Official Report, 4th May 1978; Vol. 949, c. 238], gave the following Information:Area health authorities in England in order of the numbers of patients on the hospital in-patient waiting list per 100,000 population are listed below.

WAITING LIST (AT 30TH SEPTEMBER 1977) PER 100,000 (MANAGED) POPULATION (MID 1976) IN DESCENDING ORDER, BY AREA HEALTH AUTHORITY

Area Health Authority

Rate

Hillingdon3,170·3
Manchester2,997·4
Newcastle-upon-Tyne2,845·5
Birmingham2,350·4
Avon1,941·1
Liverpool1,919·3
Dudley1,857·5
Lincolnshire1,813·7
City and East London1,708·6
Norfolk1,692·4
Stockport1,675·0
Gloucestershire1,671·2
Lancashire1,651·3
Northamptonshire1,649·7
Lambeth, Southwark, Lewisham1,571·7
Kensington, Chelsea, Westminster1,560·8
Walsall1,514·5
Salop1,501·0
Sheffield1,481·8
Bolton1,467·4
Salford1,460·2
Oxfordshire1,459·6
Coventry1,415·5
Devon1,436·6
Merton, Sutton, Wandsworth1,381·6
Somerset1,378·7
Kent1,356·1
Berkshire1,341·3
East Sussex1,330·3
Cleveland1,328·5
Doncaster1,305·9
Sefton1,301·4
Ealing, Hammersmith, Hounslow1,288·1
Calderdale1,267·2
Wiltshire1,261·3
Oldham1,260·8
Buckinghamshire1,257·2
Humberside1,251·4
Warwickshire1,248·8
Hampshire1,226·3
Camden and Islington1,226·1
Wakefield1,210·3
Rochdale1,202·1
Wolverhampton1,187·4
Barnsley1,170·0
Cambridgeshire1,155·4
Wigan1,151·4
Dorset1,149·2
Kingston and Richmond1,140·7
Sunderland1,137·5
Staffordshire1,137·1
Nottinghamshire1,135·4
Cheshire1,120·0
Hertfordshire1,086·5
Essex1,065·2
Barking and Havering1,060·9
North Yorkshire1,036·0
Redbridge and Waltham Forest1,015·7
Cornwall1,004·9
Tameside999·2
Hereford and Worcester969·4
Isle of Wight964·4
Leeds948·0
Enfield and Haringey940·2
Surrey938·1
Durham926·4
East Sussex925·5
Leicester916·0
Bedford891·0

Area Health Authority

Rate

Derby843·5
Barnet840·7
Cumbria839·2
Solihull830·4
Rotherham809·1
Trafford808·0
Kirklees807·4
Bradford802·7
Gateshead801·7
Croydon716·5
Wirral699·8
Sandwell681·3
St. Helens with Knowsley669·7
Brent, Harrow648·5
Burnley641·1
Suffolk638·1
North Tyneside507·0
Greenwich and Bexley503·8
Northumberland475·3
Bromley412·5
South Tyneside340·5

1973 cost

1978 cost

Increase greater than £10·50

Increase greater than 420%

£££

Per cent.

New firearms certificate2·1014·0011·90710
Renewal of firearms certificate1·058·50709
Registration of Firearms Dealer (including 63p for Explosive Store Licence)20·6335·6315·00
Full birth certificate22½p1·50567

Building Societies:

Certificate of incorporation50·00500·00450·00900
Certificate of registration of an alteration of an entire set of rules20·00300·00280·001,400
Certificate of registration of a partial alteration of rules10·00150·00140·001,400
Certificate of cancellation of registration10·0025·0015·00
Certificate of registration of change of name6·0050·0044·00733
Certificate of registration of an instrument of dissolution or alteration therein:
(a) 1,000 members or fewer10·00200·00190·001,900
(b) more than 1,000 members20·00350·00330·001,650
(c) more than 5,000 members20·00500·00480·002,400
Certificate for registration of a union to be paid by each uniting society, where the society has:
(a) 1,000 members or fewer10·00200·00190·001,900
(b) more than 1,000 members20·00350·00330·001,650
(c) more than 5,000 members20·00500·00480·002,400
Certificate for registration of transfer of engagements where the society has:
(a) 1,000 members or fewer10·00200·00190·001,900
(b) more than 1,000 members20·00350·00330·001,650
(c) more than 5,000 members20·00500·00480·002,400
Change of name of a company50p10·001,900
Approved Driving Instructors training licence1·0015·0014·001,400
Licence to produce a preparation containing a controlled drug44·0088·0044·00
Licence to supply a controlled drug22·0044·0022·00