HC Deb 01 March 1973 vol 851 c423W
Mr. Knox

asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science what is the average number of pupils in primary school classes in England and Wales; and how this figure compares with the figure for autumn 1970.

Mr. St. John-Stevas

The figures for maintained schools, for January, are

1970 32.5
1971 31.8
1972 31.3