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Administration Costs

Volume 281: debated on Wednesday 17 July 1996

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To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Employment if she will list for each local education authority in England the cash per pupil of the schools' budget spent on administration in 1995–96 and estimated to be so spent in 1996–97. [37512]

The information set out in the following table is derived, for both years, from local management of schools budget statements produced by local education authorities.Outturn figures for 1995–96 are not yet available. The budget figures for that year are as previously given on 28 February in my answer to the hon. Member for Rugby and Kenilworth (Mr. Pawsey),

Official Report, columns 594–95.

1996–97 Management and administration (per pupil)

1995–96 Management and administration (per pupil)

Avon63
Barking/Dagenham4573
Barnet4448
Barnsley1614
Bath and North East Somerset68
Bedfordshire3739
Berkshire3637
Bexley5755
Birmingham3650
Bolton3028
Bradford3333
Brent6178
Bristol70
Bromley8063
Buckinghamshire7177
Bury4146
Calderdale4241
Cambridgeshire3233
Camden78113
Cheshire3129
City of London262352
Cleveland54
Cornwall2929
Coventry4139
Croydon2035
Cumbria2627
Derbyshire2125
Devon2533
Doncaster4442
Dorset4548
Dudley1825
Durham3839

1996–97 Management and administration (per pupil)

1995–96 Management and administration (per pupil)

Ealing6865
East Riding75
East Sussex2426
Enfield5557
Essex3640
Gateshead4547
Gloucestershire3449
Greenwich9693
Hackney8487
Hammersmith/Fulham4952
Hampshire4247
Haringey4849
Harrow4964
Hartlepool57
Havering3638
Hereford/Worcester3230
Hertfordshire1217
Hillingdon9196
Hounslow4747
Humberside57
Hull42
Isle of Wight3232
Isles of Scilly5195
Islington10679
Kensington/Chelsea121133
Kent8481
Kingston4961
Kirklees3846
Knowsley3823
Lambeth91160
Lancashire2435
Leeds2628
Leicestershire2242
Lewisham6167
Lincolnshire4239
Liverpool6052
Manchester5549
Merton3342
Middlesbrough73
North East Lincolnshire60
Newcastle5659
Newham5751
Norfolk2518
North Lincolnshire67
North Somerset63
North Tyneside3335
North Yorkshire3537
Northamptonshire2928
Northumberland4341
Nottinghamshire2743
Oldham4844
Oxfordshire2628
Redbridge6060
Redcar and Cleveland56
Richmond3933
Rochdale3939
Rotherham6564
Salford5859
Sandwell1935
Sefton7474
Sheffield3942
Shropshire3637
Solihull1111
Somerset1118
South Gloucestershire64
South Tyneside3634
Southwark7782
St. Helens4149
Staffordshire1920
Stockport2932

1996–97 Management and administration (per pupil)

1995–96 Management and administration (per pupil)

Stockton-on-Tees60
Suffolk2527
Sunderland1740
Surrey4351
Sutton6474
Tameside3232
Tower Hamlets5451
Trafford4037
Wakefield3835
Walsall4140
Waltham Forest5654
Wandsworth84125
Warwickshire3143
West Sussex4042
Westminster125108
Wigan3029
Wiltshire3231
Wirral3430
Wolverhampton2830
York67

1 Is shown in columns for the year that the relevant LEA did not exist.

2 The figures have been calculated by dividing planned expenditure on management and administration, as recorded in each LEA's LMS budget statement for the appropriate year, by pupil numbers from the same source.

3 The amount per pupil is rounded to the nearest pound.