§ Sir Patrick Wall
asked the Secretary of State for Defence what was the total sum spent for his Department for education and health, respectively, in each of the past four years.
§ Mr. Goodhart
The total sum spent on education and medical services in each of the years in question expressed at Estimates prices was as follows:284W
Education Medical Services £ million £ million 1977–1978 86 117 1978–1979 94 127 1979–1980 114 150 1980–1981 123 191
Further information is set out in table 6.10 of Volume II of the "Statement on the Defence Estimates 1981" (Cmnd. 8212–II.)