Publication - Statistics

Expenditure on School Education in Scotland, 2008-09

Published: 25 Mar 2010

This document gives the figures for local authority spending on school education in the financial year 2008-09.

Expenditure on School Education in Scotland, 2008-09
A National Statistics Publication for Scotland

A National Statistics Publication for Scotland

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Enquiries on this publication should be addressed to:

James Boyce
Education Analytical Services
Scottish Government Education Directorate
Area 1-B South, Victoria Quay
Edinburgh, EH6 6QQ

Telephone: (0131) 244 0636;
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