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To ask the Secretary of State for Health
(2) what the average age was of people affected by thalidomide in the most recent period for which figures are available.
We understand that the Thalidomide Trust supports 435 people in the United Kingdom whose health has been affected by Thalidomide. This breaks down per country as follows:
|UK beneficiaries by country|
We do not have data on the number of those affected by Thalidomide at county or constituency level.
As Thalidomide was licensed for use in the UK in April 1958 and withdrawn from the UK market on