Data set from School finances during the Covid-19 pandemic

Academies' 2018/2021 per pupil revenue reserves by phase

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Per pupil revenue reserve information for the academic years 2018/19, 2019/20 and 2020/21 for all academies, aggregated by phase, including both a monetary and percentage comparison between each year’s data. The financial figures have the central services per pupil proportion incorporated for each phase breakdown. All data is in nominal terms so does not remove the effects of inflation.

Data set details

Finance and funding
School finances during the Covid-19 pandemic
Release type
Geographic levels
  • Per pupil revenue reserve in 2018/19
  • Per pupil revenue reserve in 2019/20
  • Per pupil revenue reserve in 2020/21
  • Overall phase
Time period

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Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
202021Academic yearNational16 plusEnglandE920000015224.820764189725673.669031722816010.21476962151448.848267533088336.545737898706785.3940054317948.590692155593915.9317125482117515.0319798683773
202021Academic yearNationalAll-throughEnglandE92000001531.179395864145602.885254221933795.50354882891871.7058583577883192.618294606985264.32415296477313.499367429554431.949412140718649.7617481067313
202021Academic yearNationalPrimaryEnglandE92000001628.609423705407689.708388559288772.46102831224461.098964853880582.7526397529564143.8516046068379.7197023381746211.998206941605622.8840992804225
202021Academic yearNationalAlternative provisionEnglandE920000013287.936268400664198.43890902776121.75805029964910.5026406270371923.319141271942833.8217818989827.692222911301445.8103400560786.1884644521235
202021Academic yearNationalSecondaryEnglandE92000001550.38680606764610.393898057759771.34565630455160.0070919901181160.951758246793220.95885023691110.902712661092326.368507083529640.1461023049589

Variables in this data set

Table showing first 5 of 10 variables
Variable nameVariable description
overall_phaseOverall phase
pp_gbp_rr_difference_18_19_to_19_20Change in monetary revenue reserve between 2018/19 to 2019/20
pp_gbp_rr_difference_18_19_to_20_21Change in monetary revenue reserve between 2018/19 to 2020/21
pp_gbp_rr_difference_19_20_to_20_21Change in monetary revenue reserve between 2019/20 to 2020/21
pp_rr_difference_18_19_to_19_20Percentage change in revenue reserve between 2018/19 to 2019/20


  1. The academies account return (AAR) data is reported on an academic year basis running from September - August. This is in contrast to the consistent financial reporting (CFR) data for LA maintained schools which is reported on a financial year basis running from April – March.
  2. Due to rounding, some totals and percentages may not correspond to the calculation of individual figures

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