Public Expenditure by country and region - Commons Library Standard Note

Published 29 July 2014 | Standard notes SN04033

Authors: Matthew Keep

Topic: Public expenditure

This note provides information on levels of public spending per head in the countries and regions of the UK. Spending per head in Scotland is 16% higher than the UK as a whole. Spending in Wales is 10% higher and in Northern Ireland is 24% higher.

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