§ Mr. Ernie Ross
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what is the standardised mortality rate for all causes of death in (a) Dundee and (b) Scotland in the lastest year.
§ Mr. Fairgrieve
The latest year for which the information is currently available is 1979. In that year the standardised mortality rates for all causes of death were:(a) Dundee 11.5 per thousand population and (b) Scotland 12.7 per thousand population.