HC Deb 30 April 2003 vol 404 cc414-5W
Mr. Paterson

To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills what the pupil to teacher ratios are for(a) primary and (b) secondary schools in (i) North Shropshire and (ii) England. [110072]

Mr. Miliband

The data requested is shown in the table.

Maintained primary and secondary schools1: pupil teacher ratio January 2002
Primary Secondary
North Shropshire Parliamentary Constituency 22.6 16.9
England 22.5 16.9
1 Includes middle schools as deemed


Annual Schools' Census