HL Deb 15 February 1999 vol 597 c58WA
Lord Elton

asked Her Majesty's Government:

Further to the Written Answer by the Lord Williams of Mostyn on 1 February (WA 184), whether they will publish a table showing the percentage of prisoners surveyed in 1997 who displayed evidence of each of the disorders, and each combination of the disorders, listed in the Answer together with an indication of the size of the sample surveyed. [HL920]

The Minister of State, Home Office (Lord Williams of Mostyn)

This information is included in the report of a survey of psychiatric morbidity among prisoners in England and Wales undertaken by the Office for National Statistics for the Department of Health, a copy of which was placed in the Library on publication in October 1998.