In spite of the increase in public spending for 2020-21, the legacy of cuts still looms over many departments

Cumulative real change in resource departmental expenditure limits (per-capita) from 2009-10 to 2020-21

-80

-60

-40

-20

0%

20

Health and Social Care

14%

Home Office

9

International Development

8

Foreign and Commonwealth Office

-3

Northern Ireland

-8

Education

-11

Defence

-12

Digital, Culture, Media and Sport

-12

Wales

-21

Chancellors' departments

-22

Law officers' departments

-25

Justice

-31

Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

-31

Scotland

-37

Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

-47

MHCLG - Housing and Communities

-52

Transport

-54

Work and Pensions

-69

MHCLG - Local Government

-77%

-80

-60

-40

-20

0%

20

Health and Social Care

14%

Home Office

9

International Development

8

Foreign and Commonwealth Office

-3

Northern Ireland

-8

Education

-11

Defence

-12

Digital, Culture, Media and Sport

-12

Wales

-21

Chancellors' departments

-22

Law officers' departments

-25

Justice

-31

Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

-31

Scotland

-37

Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

-47

MHCLG - Housing and Communities

-52

Transport

-54

Work and Pensions

-69

MHCLG - Local Government

-77%