Data set from Planned LA and school expenditure

Schools, other education and community - national rounded summary

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This file contains the national figures for planned expenditure on schools and other education. Data is rounded to the nearest million. 

Data set details

Finance and funding
Planned LA and school expenditure
Release type
Geographic levels
  • Early years establishments (£ million)
  • Per capita net planned expenditure
  • Planned income (£ million)
  • Category of expenditure
Time period
2015-16 to 2023-24

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Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
201516Financial yearNationalEnglandE92000001Section A: Schools1.0.1 Individual Schools Budget, before Academy recoupment2493.7817301.6514733.181050.12227.09x35805.81x35805.814408
201516Financial yearNationalEnglandE92000001Section A: Schools1.1.1 Contingenciesx32.4510.46xxx42.910.5742.358
201516Financial yearNationalEnglandE92000001Section A: Schools1.1.2 Behaviour support servicesx26.933.28xxx30.20.4929.716
201516Financial yearNationalEnglandE92000001Section A: Schools1.1.3 Support to UPEG and bilingual learnersx23.165.81xxx28.960.2528.725
201516Financial yearNationalEnglandE92000001Section A: Schools1.1.4 Free school meals eligibilityx3.310.9xxx4.210.24.011

Variables in this data set

Table showing first 5 of 11 variables
Variable nameVariable description
category_of_planned_expenditureCategory of expenditure - Filter by expenditure category
early_years_establishmentsEarly years establishments (£ million)
gross_planned_expenditureTotal gross planned expenditure (£ million)
incomePlanned income (£ million)
net_per_capita_planned_expenditurePer capita net planned expenditure


  1. Data is from rounded national tables. For local authority or regional data, see unrounded local authority tables in "Explore data and files".
  2. To reduce burdens on local authorities during the COVID-19 pandemic, data for 2020-21 was not collected.

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