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S5W-05965: Miles Briggs (Lothian)

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Date lodged: 5 January 2017

To ask the Scottish Government, further to the answer to question S5W-01096 by John Swinney on 25 July 2016, whether it will provide the information for 2016.

Answered by: John Swinney 26 January 2017

Please see in the following table how many and the percentage of pupils with additional support needs in each local authority for 2016.

The information on hours of support provision is not held centrally.

 

Pupils with an ASN

Percentage of pupils with an ASN

Aberdeen City

4,883

21.70%

Aberdeenshire

13,490

38.00%

Angus

1,685

11.20%

Argyll & Bute

2,208

21.40%

Clackmannanshire

1,815

27.60%

 

 

 

Dumfries & Galloway

5,585

29.90%

Dundee City

3,438

19.10%

East Ayrshire

3,941

24.70%

East Dunbartonshire

3,161

19.20%

East Lothian

3,031

21.50%

 

 

 

East Renfrewshire

3,189

19.00%

Edinburgh City

12,694

26.20%

Na h-Eileanan Siar

1,147

34.10%

Falkirk

4,075

18.80%

Fife

10,396

21.10%

 

 

 

Glasgow City

21,232

31.70%

Highland

11,243

36.50%

Inverclyde

2,597

26.20%

Midlothian

2,979

24.10%

Moray

3,336

27.90%

 

 

 

North Ayrshire

5,081

27.80%

North Lanarkshire1

7,903

16.20%

Orkney Islands

719

26.60%

Perth & Kinross

5,837

32.40%

Renfrewshire

3,660

15.70%

 

 

 

Scottish Borders

4,217

29.00%

Shetland Islands

809

25.00%

South Ayrshire

1,712

12.20%

South Lanarkshire

9,874

22.50%

Stirling

3,145

25.30%

 

 

 

West Dunbartonshire

4,475

35.90%

West Lothian

6,565

24.50%

 

 

 

All local authorities

170,122

24.90%

 

 

 

Grant aided

207

16.70%

 

 

 

Scotland

170,329

24.90%