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Maintained primary schools( 1) : average class size by year group of pupils( 2) by local authority area and government office region in England, January 2001
Taught by 1 Teacher
Reception Year group 1 Year group 2 Year group 3 Year group 4 Year group 5 Year group 6 Year group 7 Mixed year group Total

England

24.6

26.1

25.9

27.8

28.5

28.4

27.7

26.1

26.0

26.7

North East

23.9

26.3

24.8

27.4

27.8

27.7

26.6

0.0

26.0

25.8

841

Darlington

26.8

26.2

26.8

30.4

30.9

31.4

29.6

0.0

27.5

28.3

840

Durham

23.5

25.2

25.4

27.8

28.6

28.5

26.8

0.0

25.4

26.1

390

Gateshead

23.8

26.0

25.3

27.2

27.5

26.7

25.5

0.0

24.1

25.4

805

Hartlepool

22.9

26.3

25.1

26.6

27.5

27.8

27.0

0.0

26.8

26.3

806

Middlesbrough

23.6

25.8

24.6

26.1

27.1

26.6

26.3

0.0

25.9

25.6

391

Newcastle upon Tyne

24.6

25.4

24.9

27.6

27.7

27.7

27.9

0.0

25.2

26.2

392

North Tyneside

25.1

24.9

23.1

27.2

27.3

26.9

27.4

0.0

24.8

25.6

929

Northumberland

23.1

25.8

25.4

28.5

28.4

0.0

0.0

0.0

23.3

24.9

807

Redcar and Cleveland

24.1

24.8

26.9

27.8

28.5

28.7

27.7

0.0

26.0

26.5

393

South Tyneside

24.4

24.2

24.2

27.9

27.7

27.7

26.4

0.0

20.4

25.8

808

Stockton-on-Tees

24.0

25.6

24.3

27.9

27.1

27.9

26.3

0.0

26.0

25.8

394

Sunderland

22.7

24.7

23.6

25.9

27.0

26.7

25.0

0.0

24.0

24.9

North West

24.4

25.4

26.2

27.9

28.9

29.0

28.1

0.0

25.7

28.7

889

Blackburn with Darwen

26.4

27.3

27.4

30.0

29.8

29.9

29.2

0.0

26.9

28.1

890

Blackpool

26.4

26.5

26.2

30.7

31.0

31.0

28.9

0.0

24.5

28.3

350

Bolton

25.3

24.6

24.4

27.7

28.8

29.5

29.3

0.0

25.7

27.1

351

Bury

23.8

26.1

25.2

28.0

30.3

30.1

28.3

0.0

25.6

26.9

875

Cheshire

24.9

25.5

25.5

27.4

28.7

28.2

27.7

0.0

25.7

26.3

909

Cumbria

23.5

24.5

24.4

26.8

27.6

27.6

26.6

0.0

23.6

25.0

876

Halton

23.0

22.8

25.2

26.6

27.7

28.5

26.5

0.0

24.6

25.2

340

Knowsley

24.9

25.8

25.2

27.8

29.0

26.1

27.1

0.0

27.0

27.0

888

Lancashire

24.5

26.0

25.2

29.3

29.8

30.5

30.0

0.0

26.5

27.3

341

Liverpool

24.1

25.9

25.3

26.5

27.3

27.0

26.5

0.0

23.9

25.9

352

Manchester

24.8

24.8

25.2

27.1

27.3

27.5

27.1

0.0

27.1

26.7

353

Oldham

25.3

26.6

26.3

28.8

30.2

30.4

29.2

0.0

27.2

27.8

354

Rochdale

25.1

26.5

26.4

29.3

28.9

30.2

29.5

0.0

27.2

27.8

355

Salford

24.0

24.0

25.7

27.1

28.7

28.0

28.9

0.0

26.2

26.7

343

Sefton

24.5

26.3

24.6

27.5

29.1

29.8

28.6

0.0

24.8

26.8

342

St. Helens

23.8

23.9

24.5

27.8

30.1

29.7

28.2

0.0

25.3

26.6

356

Stockport

23.5

25.2

25.4

28.4

30.7

29.8

28.1

0.0

26.1

26.6

357

Tameside

25.2

25.6

26.2

28.3

30.2

29.6

29.2

0.0

26.3

27.3

358

Trafford

24.4

25.1

26.3

28.5

29.7

29.9

28.6

0.0

25.8

26.9

877

Warrington

24.4

26.2

25.3

29.2

29.6

29.5

26.9

0.0

26.1

26.8

359

Wigan

24.1

24.6

23.7

28.4

29.7

29.4

28.3

0.0

25.9

26.6

344

Wirral

23.2

24.4

24.5

26.3

26.6

26.9

26.1

0.0

25.2

25.3

Yorkshire and the Humber

23.8

25.8

25.6

27.9

28.5

28.3

27.6

28.5

26.3

26.6

370

Barnsley

19.2

23.7

27.1

29.7

30.1

31.2

30.4

0.0

284

27.7

380

Bradford

25.9

25.9

24.3

27.2

27.6

26.9

26.4

0.0

26.3

26.3

381

Calderdale

24.8

24.4

25.2

28.3

29.1

27.3

27.6

0.0

26.9

26.3

371

Doncaster

25.7

26.7

26.5

27.7

27.8

28.4

26.9

0.0

27.6

27.2

811

East Riding of Yorkshire

24.5

26.7

26.2

28.6

30.1

28.9

29.3

0.0

26.4

27.3

810

Kingston Upon Hull, City of

21.6

24.8

25.0

28.0

28.0

29.1

28.4

0.0

27.4

27.0

382

Kirklees

24.3

26.0

25.9

27.5

29.4

28.8

27.6

0.0

26.9

26.8

383

Leeds

25.4

25.8

25.8

27.6

28.3

28.2

28.1

0.0

26.4

26.9

812

North East Lincolnshire

21.0

24.4

25.5

28.4

28.0

28.7

27.9

0.0

27.0

26.5

813

North Lincolnshire

23.1

25.4

25.5

28.5

29.2

30.1

26.4

0.0

25.8

26.7

815

North Yorkshire

22.7

24.8

25.1

27.6

29.2

28.7

26.9

0.0

24.7

25.3

372

Rotherham

19.2

25.7

26.0

27.3

27.9

28.1

27.4

0.0

25.8

26.1

373

Sheffield

25.7

26.5

25.5

27.7

28.0

27.4

26.5

0.0

25.6

26.8

384

Wakefield

20.7

25.6

26.5

28.8

28.9

28.7

27.7

28.5

27.2

27.1

818

York

22.6

24.2

24.6

26.8

28.0

27.4

27.4

0.0

26.5

25.9

East Midlands

23.4

25.6

26.6

28.0

28.6

28.8

28.2

6.0

26.5

26.7

831

Derby

23.4

25.9

25.3

27.7

28.9

28.6

27.0

0.0

28.3

27.1

830

Derbyshire

24.7

26.2

25.9

28.9

29.9

30.1

29.3

0.0

26.8

27.3

856

Leicester

24.3

25.4

25.5

27.9

27.2

27.0

26.0

0.0

26.1

26.1

855

Leicestershire

23.8

25.6

25.9

27.7

27.2

28.3

28.3

0.0

26.0

26.3

925

Lincolnshire

24.3

25.3

25.6

27.8

28.6

28.9

29.1

0.0

26.1

26.6

928

Northamptonshire

23.8

25.9

25.0

27.1

27.9

27.7

27.3

5.0

25.4

25.9

892

Nottingham

20.1

23.9

25.5

27.3

27.5

27.7

28.7

0.0

26.9

26.7

891

Nottinghamshire

19.8

25.2

25.8

28.7

29.8

29.8

28.4

0.0

27.0

27.2

857

Rutland

21.1

22.6

25.1

27.5

29.5

30.0

29.4

0.0

27.3

26.2

West Midlands

24.6

25.8

25.4

27.5

28.3

28.6

27.3

27.5

25.9

26.6

330

Birmingham

26.6

26.6

26.6

27.6

28.7

28.3

27.3

0.0

26.0

27.3

331

Coventry

24.9

26.0

25.5

26.9

27.3

28.4

27.2

0.0

27.3

26.5

332

Dudley

25.8

25.5

24.5

26.8

27.6

27.1

25.5

0.0

25.4

26.3

884

Herefordshire

22.8

24.1

25.2

27.6

29.1

28.9

27.4

0.0

23.5

25.2

333

Sandwell

26.5

26.9

25.1

28.6

29.1

28.8

27.8

0.0

26.6

27.5

893

Shropshire

19.1

24.9

25.6

27.1

27.6

28.4

26.3

0.0

25.2

25.3

334

Solihull

26.2

26.4

23.0

27.9

29.2

29.6

28.0

0.0

22.5

26.7

860

Staffordshire

22.3

25.0

25.1

26.8

27.9

28.3

27.9

0.0

26.1

25.9

861

Stoke-on-Trent

23.4

24.7

24.0

26.6

27.8

28.5

27.3

0.0

25.6

25.8

894

Telford and Wrekin

19.2

25.4

27.1

28.7

29.5

30.7

30.4

0.0

28.3

27.6

335

Walsall

24.2

24.7

24.8

27.7

28.5

28.3

26.6

0.0

26.6

25.6

937

Warwickshire

23.7

25.3

25.4

27.6

28.6

29.7

27.3

0.0

26.9

26.7

336

Wolverhampton

25.2

24.9

25.2

27.5

28.0

28.0

26.5

0.0

25.4

26.3

885

Worcestershire

24.9

26.3

25.5

27.9

27.6

28.2

27.1

27.5

25.1

26.2

East of England

23.0

26.2

26.3

27.1

28.1

27.9

27.1

25.5

26.0

26.4

820

Bedfordshire

20.8

25.2

24.7

26.8

27.7

0.0

0.0

0.0

25.4

25.2

873

Cambridgeshire

24.9

27.0

27.2

28.4

29.7

28.9

28.8

0.0

27.6

27.5

881

Essex

23.0

26.4

26.9

28.0

28.8

28.3

28.2

0.0

26.8

26.9

919

Hertfordshire

24.7

26.5

26.8

27.7

28.7

28.3

28.6

0.0

26.4

26.9

821

Luton

25.8

26.3

26.7

26.3

27.1

25.1

25.4

0.0

27.6

26.4

926

Norfolk

23.3

25.6

25.3

26.9

26.8

27.0

26.2

26.5

24.3

25.4

874

Peterborough

25.7

26.3

26.7

28.5

28.8

26.5

27.5

0.0

26.7

27.0

882

Southend-on-Sea

25.9

28.0

26.7

30.2

29.9

29.4

27.9

0.0

26.2

28.0

935

Suffolk

21.0

25.4

25.8

26.6

26.8

27.3

26.0

0.0

24.0

24.7

883

Thurrock

22.5

25.9

25.3

27.7

26.8

28.7

27.2

0.0

27.4

26.4

London

26.2

27.3

26.8

27.8

28.1

28.0

27.2

25.1

25.4

27.0

Inner London

26.4

27.5

27.2

27.3

27.6

27.2

26.6

0.0

25.7

26.8

202

Camden

27.7

27.8

28.4

28.3

27.4

26.4

27.2

0.0

26.0

27.2

201

City of London

0.0

30.0

30.0

0.0

29.0

30.0

0.0

0.0

0.0

27.6

204

Hackney

25.7

27.0

26.9

27.0

26.8

26.2

26.7

0.0

25.6

26.2

205

Hammersmith and Fulham

22.0

27.7

28.2

26.1

28.2

27.8

27.0

0.0

21.1

25.9

309

Haringey

28.3

28.2

28.2

27.7

27.7

27.7

28.0

0.0

24.7

27.8

206

Islington

26.4

26.5

27.6

27.8

27.2

27.5

26.1

0.0

25.8

26.6

207

Kensington and Chelsea

26.8

27.0

26.7

25.7

26.4

27.0

25.5

0.0

26.0

26.3

208

Lambeth

27.1

26.5

26.5

26.6

26.7

26.8

25.5

0.0

23.3

26.1

209

Lewisham

26.1

28.3

26.6

26.8

28.0

27.4

26.8

0.0

27.0

26.8

316

Newham

27.9

28.6

28.2

28.8

28.8

28.8

28.0

0.0

28.5

28.3

210

Southwark

25.9

26.9

26.8

27.4

27.3

26.9

26.8

0.0

26.4

26.7

211

Tower Hamlets

26.9

28.0

27.2

26.8

26.7

27.0

26.2

0.0

25.1

26.6

212

Wandsworth

25.6

25.5

24.9

27.2

27.4

26.4

25.0

0.0

25.9

26.0

213

Westminster

22.0

28.3

27.8

25.6

26.6

25.8

25.1

0.0

24.0

25.5

Outer London

26.0

27.2

26.6

28.0

28.3

28.4

27.5

25.1

25.2

27.1

301

Barking and Dagenham

25.8

26.9

26.5

28.1

26.8

27.1

26.0

0.0

24.1

26.6

302

Barnet

26.4

27.5

26.8

27.7

27.9

26.5

26.1

0.0

26.2

27.0

303

Bexley

26.3

27.8

27.1

29.0

29.5

29.8

29.5

0.0

26.9

28.0

304

Brent

26.9

27.6

27.6

28.4

27.5

26.5

27.0

0.0

25.2

27.3

305

Bromley

26.8

27.9

24.9

29.8

30.2

30.0

29.5

0.0

22.0

27.4

306

Croydon

27.1

27.3

26.7

27.8

28.4

29.1

28.2

0.0

25.0

27.8

307

Ealing

26.0

27.0

26.6

27.9

28.1

28.2

27.7

0.0

24.3

26.8

308

Enfield

28.0

27.8

27.5

28.7

30.1

29.4

28.6

0.0

23.8

28.4

203

Greenwich

21.2

25.6

25.9

26.8

27.7

26.6

26.1

0.0

26.6

25.7

310

Harrow

26.8

26.9

27.6

27.9

27.2

28.3

26.8

25.0

25.1

26.9

311

Havering

26.1

27.2

26.9

26.4

27.8

28.5

28.8

0.0

27.3

27.3

312

Hillingdon

25.2

26.6

26.2

26.9

27.9

27.8

25.9

0.0

25.1

28.7

313

Hounslow

25.8

27.1

27.4

26.1

26.0

27.7

25.5

0.0

17.4

26.3

314

Kingston upon Thames

27.3

27.1

23.3

29.8

31.5

31.7

28.0

0.0

27.0

28.1

315

Merton

26.2

26.5

24.7

28.3

27.5

26.6

25.5

25.2

23.7

26.2

317

Redbridge

26.4

28.7

26.8

29.1

29.3

30.1

29.0

0.0

27.5

28.2

318

Richmond upon Thames

27.0

26.9

27.2

27.1

28.4

27.6

25.8

0.0

20.6

28.7

319

Sutton

21.9

26.1

25.8

28.3

29.1

29.9

28.7

0.0

25.7

27.1

320

Waltham Forest

22.6

27.7

27.1

28.8

28.2

28.1

27.2

0.0

27.3

26.8

South East

24.5

26.5

26.5

28.0

28.7

28.5

27.7

26.3

26.4

27.0

867

Bracknell Forest

20.9

26.0

27.3

29.0

28.8

28.5

25.4

0.0

26.6

26.7

846

Brighton and Hove

24.8

26.6

26.4

29.0

29.8

28.7

28.2

0.0

24.7

27.1

825

Buckinghamshire

22.7

25.3

25.0

27.1

28.7

28.7

28.2

0.0

26.0

26.4

845

East Sussex

25.3

27.9

26.3

29.9

31.5

31.2

30.3

0.0

26.8

28.2

850

Hampshire

25.7

26.9

26.8

28.7

29.1

28.6

27.5

0.0

27.2

27.5

921

Isle of Wight

23.3

24.3

25.2

24.9

26.4

0.0

0.0

0.0

25.5

25.1

886

Kent

25.1

27.0

27.5

28.8

29.5

29.0

28.5

3.0

26.5

27.4

887

Medway

25.0

26.6

26.5

27.8

28.9

28.9

28.7

0.0

25.1

27.1

826

Milton Keynes

22.6

25.8

25.6

27.3

27.7

27.9

26.4

27.4

26.2

26.4

931

Oxfordshire

19.0

25.7

24.8

26.8

27.7

28.4

27.4

0.0

26.0

25.9

851

Portsmouth

24.9

26.1

25.9

27.9

28.5

28.9

27.5

0.0

25.5

26.9

870

Reading

19.2

24.8

25.7

26.2

27.8

27.5

26.8

0.0

26.4

26.0

871

Slough

24.2

25.4

25.2

26.2

27.6

27.0

25.5

0.0

24.6

26.0

852

Southampton

25.3

27.3

26.2

29.0

29.1

28.1

29.1

0.0

25.2

27.4

936

Surrey

25.5

27.2

26.9

27.0

27.8

27.4

27.0

0.0

26.1

26.8

869

West Berkshire

19.2

23.5

24.9

26.7

28.1

28.6

26.6

0.0

25.5

25.5

938

West Sussex

25.0

26.9

26.8

28.3

28.1

28.0

26.9

25.7

26.5

26.9

868

Windsor and Maidenhead

19.4

28.0

25.5

25.9

27.0

26.9

28.6

0.0

27.6

26.5

872

Wokingham

20.5

24.0

26.1

28.7

30.1

28.0

26.9

0.0

27.7

26.8

South West

24.6

26.4

26.1

28.4

28.8

28.6

28.5

26.3

26.1

26.7

800

Bath and North East Somerset

25.1

25.8

25.5

27.8

28.3

28.4

27.5

0.0

25.8

26.4

837

Bournemouth

25.6

25.9

23.8

29.0

28.1

26.9

27.2

0.0

24.1

26.5

801

Bristol, City of

25.1

26.3

25.2

27.6

28.2

27.6

26.7

26.0

26.4

26.6

908

Cornwall

23.9

26.9

25.8

29.3

30.0

30.2

30.4

0.0

25.2

26.5

878

Devon

24.4

25.4

26.1

28.4

28.6

28.8

28.7

24.4

26.1

26.5

835

Dorset

23.7

25.5

24.8

28.4

28.3

28.7

29.2

0.0

25.2

26.1

916

Gloucestershire

24.5

27.0

25.9

27.7

28.8

27.4

28.1

0.0

25.5

26.3

420

Isles of Scilly

0.0

0.0

0.0

0.0

0.0

0.0

0.0

0.0

17.1

17.1

802

North Somerset

24.4

26.6

27.6

29.1

28.0

28.0

29.8

0.0

28.5

27.7

879

Plymouth

24.3

26.1

27.5

27.6

28.6

29.0

28.4

0.0

27.2

27.2

836

Poole

26.2

27.3

26.4

30.3

29.0

28.1

28.0

28.3

26.9

27.8

933

Somerset

24.8

26.8

26.6

28.6

29.0

29.4

28.0

0.0

26.5

26.9

803

South Gloucestershire

25.0

26.7

26.9

27.9

30.2

29.6

27.7

0.0

26.2

27.1

866

Swindon

25.8

26.8

27.7

28.8

29.3

29.4

29.8

0.0

27.3

27.9

880

Torbay

26.1

26.5

27.7

28.4

29.7

31.3

30.7

0.0

27.9

28.3

865

Wiltshire

24.1

26.3

26.2

28.2

28.6

28.2

28.9

0.0

25.9

26.3

(1) Includes middle schools as deemed.
(2) Classes as taught during a single selected period in each school on the day of the Census in January.
Source:
Schools Census

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