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DfE: input and impact indicators

Statistical measures showing our progress against important policy indicators in the department’s business plan.

The government has committed to publishing input and impact indicators as set out in departmental business plans. This is an important part of its accountability framework for policy performance and transparency improvements.

The department uses the following indicators to help the public assess the effects of policies and reforms on the cost and impact of public services.

Attainment of a basic standard of education

  1. Pupils achieving level 4 in English and maths

    • 26 February 2015
    • Transparency data
  2. English and maths: pupils achieving A* to C grades at age 16

    • 2 March 2015
    • Transparency data
  3. Attaining a level 3 qualification by 19 

    • 2 April 2014
    • Transparency data
  4. Young people not attaining level 2 at age 16

    • 2 April 2014
    • Transparency data

Attainment beyond a basic standard of education

  1. English Baccalaureate: pupil achievement figures at age 16

    • 2 March 2015
    • Transparency data

Attainment gaps at ages 11, 16 and 19

  1. Attainment gap between FSM pupils and the rest

    • 26 February 2015
    • Transparency data
  2. Attainment gap between looked-after children and the rest

    • 19 March 2015
    • Transparency data

Outcomes of education

  1. Percentage of FSM children progressing to university

    • 8 August 2014
    • Transparency data
  2. Participation in education and work-based training at 16 to 17

    • 28 July 2014
    • Transparency data

School quality

  1. Schools below the minimum standard

    • 2 March 2015
    • Transparency data
  2. Gap between the least and most deprived schools

    • 26 February 2015
    • Transparency data
  3. Teaching of core subjects by teachers with a relevant qualification

    • 2 May 2014
    • Transparency data

Factors affecting education

  1. Overall absence: primary, secondary and special schools

    • 30 July 2014
    • Transparency data

Academies and free schools

  1. Number of academies and free schools

    • 25 March 2015
    • Transparency data

School readiness at age 5

  1. Attainment of children eligible for free school meals

    • 18 February 2015
    • Transparency data

Spending on schools, children and young people

  1. Aggregate spending on 16- to 19-year-olds

    • 1 July 2014
    • Transparency data