Date lodged: 22 March 2019
To ask the Scottish Government what information it has regarding how much is spent per person on (a) agriculture, (b) fisheries and (c) forestry in (i) Scotland, (ii) England and (iii) Wales.
Answered by: Derek Mackay 2 April 2019
According to the following table from HM Treasury’s ‘Country and Regional Analysis: 2018’ identifiable public expenditure per person in 2017-18 on agriculture, fisheries and food and forestry in Scotland, England and Wales, was as follows.
Spend per person on (a) agriculture, fisheries and food and (b) forestry (£ per person, 2017-18)
Agriculture, fisheries and food
Source: HM Treasury, Country and Regional Analyses (CRA), 2017-18