HC Deb 16 June 1986 vol 99 c383W
Mr. Nellist

asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science if he will give, for each year for which statistics are available, and to the latest available date, such information that he has as to (a) the cost of the assisted places scheme, (b) the proportion of successful candidates who were already receiving their schooling in the independent section, or who had brothers and sisters receiving such education, (c) the average income of families who have used the assisted place scheme, and (d) what are the ages of transfer of the pupils who have moved from the state sector using the assisted places scheme.

Mr. Dunn

I will reply as soon as possible.