§ Mr. Wigley
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what was the current and capital expenditure per head on housing in Scotland during the last year for which figures are available.
§ Mr. Rifkind
Current expenditure on the housing revenue accounts of local authorities, new towns and the SSHA was £169.40 per head of overall population in 1985–86. Information on the current expenditure of housing associations is not available. Gross capital expenditure by all public housing bodies in 1985–86 was £115.62 per head.