HC Deb 04 February 1971 vol 810 c463W
Mr. William Hannan

asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what was the percentage of oversize primary school classes in 1964 and 1970 in each of the four cities.

Mr. Gordon Campbell

In January the percentage of primary classes—excluding nursery classes—in each of the four cities in which the number of pupils exceeded the maximum prescribed by the Schools (Scotland) Code was as follows:

1964 1970
Dundee 4.5 0.7
Edinburgh 1.7 0.3
Glasgow 12.6 8.1