Rt Hon Lord Lilley

    School Spending

    Mr. Lilley: To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills what expenditure in real terms per pupil was in (a) maintained secondary schools and (b) primary schools in each local education authority each year between 1979 and 1989. [47044]

    Mr. Timms: The information requested is not held in this form by the Department and could be provided only at disproportionate cost. Some information is provided in the CIPFA ‘Handbook of Education unit costs‘ for the years from 1984?85.