§ Mr. Dafis
To ask the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster, pursuant to his answer of 21 March,Official Report, columns 87-96, what were the totals for (a) England, (b) Wales, (c) Scotland and (d) Northern Ireland of (i) spending by publicly-funded research bodies on research establishments and (ii) numbers of staff employed; and what each of those figures represents as a percentage of the United Kingdom total.582W
§ Mr. David Davis
This information is not available in the form requested. The table gives a breakdown of total spending by research councils on their establishments for the period 1992–93 and the percentage each figure represents of the United Kingdom total.
For details on the staffing of research council establishments, I refer the hon. Member to my answer of 21 March, Official Report, columns 87-96.
£ million Per cent. England 406.1 87.7 Wales 17.1 3.7 Scotland 39.6 8.6 Northern Ireland 0.1 — Total 462.9 100.0