HC Deb 24 July 2002 vol 389 c1352W
Virginia Bottomley

To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills what the per capita central Government funding was for(a) Surrey and (b) Durham. [72392]

Mr. Miliband

The following table shows for 2002–03 the overall level of recurrent funding per capita for pupils in Surrey and Durham. Other per capita funding for the other sectors of education are not collected by the Department.

Durham 3,390
Surrey 3,340


1. Figures are rounded to the nearest £10.

2. Funding consists of Education Standard Spending plus all schools-related revenue grants in DfES' departmental expenditure limit which are relevant to pupils aged 4 to 19.

3. Calculations are based on full-time equivalent pupils aged 4 to 19 in maintained schools.

4. The figures are in 2001–02 prices based on the GDP deflators published by the Treasury on 28 June.