§ Mr. Hunter
To ask the Secretary of State for Education what has been the expenditure of Hampshire county council on education each year since 1979 expressed in cash terms, real terms and as a real terms percentage increase or decrease on 1979 and on the previous year.
§ Mr. Robin Squire
The table shows total expenditure by Hampshire local education authority from 1979–80 to 1993–94, the latest year for which provisional outturn figures are available, in cash and real terms, together with the percentage increases on 1979 and on the previous year. These figures have not been adjusted for any changes of function.
Average size of single teacher classes in maintained secondary schools1 in England Position in January each year Class size 1979 21.2 1985 20.6 1993 21.2 1 Excluding sixth form colleges which ceased to be classified as schools from April 1993.