§ Mr. MacArthur
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what is the breakdown of central Government expenditure on airports and ports for the financial year 1965–66, showing expenditure per head of population in Scotland, and England and Wales, respectively.
§ Mr. Diamond
The figures, which were not available for inclusion in the table published in the OFFICIAL REPORT on 20th February [Vol. 742, c.218] are as follows:
CENTRAL GOVERNMENT EXPENDITURE, 1965–66† Service* Scotland England and Wales s. d. s. d. Airports 16 11 3 11 Ports 9 2 * As listed in Table 57 of the Scottish Digest of Statistics, 1966. † Including transfers to other spending authorities within the Public Sector, other than Consolidated Fund Loans to Local Authorities (not separately identifiable).