HC Deb 31 July 1931 vol 255 c2642W
Duchess of ATHOLL

asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what was the amount per child received from national funds for education in Scotland in the years ended 31st March, 1914 and 1931, respectively?


The total expenditure from national funds on education within the purview of the Scottish Education Department (excluding expenditure on reformatory and industrial schools) expressed as an amount per pupil in full time attendance at grant-aided schools was approximately as follows:

£ s. d.
Year ended 31st March, 1914 3 3 0
Year ended 31st March, 1931 8 16 0