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S5W-12499: Miles Briggs (Lothian)

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Date lodged: 8 November 2017

To ask the Scottish Government, further to the answer to question S5W-05822 by Shona Robison on 13 January 2017, whether it will provide the figures for 2016-17.

Answered by: Shona Robison 21 November 2017

NHS Territorial Boards continue to make limited use of the independent and private sector for health care services. Total spend decreased from £78.5 million in 2015-16 to £72.0 million in 2016-17.

Spend by each Board for 2016-17 is set out in the following table. Figures for
2006-07 to 2015-16 were provided in response to question S5W-05822.

Board

2016-17

 

£'000

Ayrshire & Arran

3,627

Borders

3,695

Dumfries & Galloway

2,556

Fife

1,994

Forth Valley

2,346

Grampian

4,067

Greater Glasgow & Clyde

20,433

Highland

4,084

Lanarkshire

9,243

Lothian

9,578

Orkney

435

Shetland

153

Tayside

8,860

Western Isles

939

Total

72,010