To ask the Secretary of State for Health
(1) how much Mid Essex primary care trust received per capita in the latest period for which figures are available;
(2) what the average level of per capita funding for primary care trusts in England was in the latest period for which figures are available;
(3) which primary care trusts received (a) the highest and (b) the lowest level of per capita funding in the latest period for which figures are available.
The latest year for which data are available is 2008-09. Table 1 as follows provides the revenue allocation per head of unweighted population made to Mid Essex primary care trust (PCT) for 2008-09, and it also includes the average level of funding per capita for PCTs in England for the same period.
Table 2 as follows shows the PCTs receiving the highest and the lowest level of funding per capita in 2008-09.
|2008-09 allocation per head (£)|
|Mid Essex PCT||1,187|
|PCT||2008-09 allocation per head (£)||Rank of allocation per head|
|Islington PCT||2,066||Highest allocation|
|South Gloucestershire PCT||1,178||Lowest allocation|