§ Mr. Wray
To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland what is the average expenditure per pupil in (i) primary and (ii) secondary schools in Scotland; and what information he has on comparable expenditures in(a) Belgium, (b) Denmark, (c) France, (d) the Federal Republic of Germany, (e) Holland and (f) Sweden.
§ Mr. Michael Forsyth
In 1985-86, the latest year for which information is available, net expenditure per pupil in Scotland, at outturn prices, was £961 for primary and £1,567 for secondary. Comparable expenditure figures are not readily available for the other countries listed.