HC Deb 05 February 1985 vol 72 cc500-1W
Mr. Kennedy

asked the Secretary of State for Scotland how much money was spent in the last three years on the community nursing services in Scotland.

Mr. John MacKay

[pursuant to his reply, 28 January 1985, c. 16]: The following table gives the amount of money spent on nursing staff and the overall expenditure on community health services in the last three financial years.

1981–82 1982–83 1983–84
Nursing staff expenditure 35,343 39,360 42,201
Community health services expenditure 84,227 93,941 101,293