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NHS: Finance

Volume 507: debated on Monday 15 March 2010

To ask the Secretary of State for Health how much NHS funding has been allocated to (a) South Tyneside, (b) the North East and (c) England in each year since 1997. (321583)

Revenue allocations were first made to primary care trusts (PCTs) in 2003-04. Before that, revenue allocations were made to health authorities (HAs).

Table 1 shows revenue allocations to Gateshead and South Tyneside HA, the total revenue allocations made to HAs covered by North East strategic health authority (SHA), and England total, from 1996-97 to 2002-03.

Table 1: Revenue allocations to health authorities (HAs) 1996-97 to 2002-03

£ million

HA revenue allocations

1996-97

1997-98

1998-99

1999-2000

2000-01

2001-02

2002-03

Gateshead and South Tyneside HA

170.9

178.4

187.6

255.5

278.2

300.8

332.5

North East SHA

1,178.2

1,226.7

1,294.0

1,768.8

1,936.3

2,102.3

2,321.1

England

20,886.0

21,816.4

22,895.3

31,192.9

34,234.9

37,157.4

41,468.5

Note: Revenue allocations are not always comparable between years because of changes to baseline funding. Source: Financial Planning and Allocations Division, Department of Health.

Table 2 shows PCT revenue allocations from 2003-04 to 2010-11 made to Gateshead PCT and South Tyneside PCT (both formed from Gateshead and South Tyneside HA), the total revenue allocations made to PCTs covered by the North East SHA and England total.

Table 2: Revenue allocations to primary care trusts (PCTs) 2003-04 to 2010-11

£ million

PCT revenue allocations

2003-04

2004-05

2005-06

2006-07

2007-08

2008-09

2009-10

2010-11

Gateshead PCT

202.6

222.2

242.7

286.7

313.3

330.4

357.2

376.6

South Tyneside PCT

158.3

173.8

190.0

223.0

243.8

257.1

279.3

294.0

North East SHA

2,516.1

2,756.9

3,009.6

3,588.1

3,920.7

4,134.8

4,452.9

4,694.6

England

45,027.2

49,328.2

53,925.0

64,309.6

70,354.7

74,197.5

80,030.7

84,432.4

Note: Revenue allocations are not always comparable between years because of changes to baseline funding. For example allocations from 2006-07 include primary medical services funding. Source: Financial Planning and Allocations Division, Department of Health.