Data set from LA and school expenditure

LA expenditure on schools, other education and community - national rounded summary

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This file contains information on expenditure on education made by local authorities. Data is at national level and rounded to the nearest £ million. 

Data set details

Finance and funding
LA and school expenditure
Release type
Geographic levels
  • Income (£ million)
  • Per pupil net expenditure (£)
  • Spend on early years establishments (£ million)
  • Category of expenditure
Time period
2015-16 to 2021-22

Data set preview

Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
201516Financial yearNationalEnglandE92000001Schools1.1.3 Support to UPEG and bilingual learnersx24.036.13xxx30.165.5524.625
201516Financial yearNationalEnglandE92000001Schools1.2.4 Additional high needs targeted funding for mainstream schools and academies0.1528.3917.24xxx45.780.1645.624
201516Financial yearNationalEnglandE92000001Schools1.1.1 Contingenciesx35.4418.62xxx54.063.0950.979
201516Financial yearNationalEnglandE92000001Schools1.2.3 Top-up and other funding – non-maintained and independent providers9.473.71117.95576.0512.09150.75939.9516.72923.2371
201516Financial yearNationalEnglandE92000001Other education and community2.1.2 SEN administration, assessment and coordination and monitoringxxxxxx131.8917.35114.5314

Variables in this data set

Table showing first 5 of 11 variables
Variable nameVariable description
category_of_expenditureCategory of expenditure - Filter by expenditure category
early_years_establishmentsSpend on early years establishments (£ million)
gross_expenditureTotal gross expenditure (£ million)
incomeIncome (£ million)
net_expenditureTotal net expenditure (£ million)

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