Date lodged: 21 September 2016
To ask the Scottish Government what level of funding was provided to the Scottish Qualifications Authority in each year in (a) real and (b) cash terms since 2007.
Answered by: John Swinney 13 October 2016
The information requested is in the following table:
Real terms figures are in 2015-16 prices and are calculated using the HM Treasury GDP deflator series.
Cash terms figures from 2009-10 onward taken from annual NDPB cash grant in aid returns. Figures for 2007-08 and 2008-09 taken from SQA Annual Accounts.