§ Mr. Kirkwood
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will publish in the Official Report the number of deaths registered in Scotland caused by hypothermia for the last five years for which figures are available.
§ Mr. John MacKay
The information is as follows:
Deaths with any mention of hypothermia as a cause Scotland 1981 to 1985 Year Number 1981 254 1982 196 1983 179 1984 176 1985 *232 * Provisional