National Statistics

Education and training statistics for the UK: 2018

Data on schools, further education and higher education, attainment, education expenditure and qualifications gained for the UK.



This statistical release contains data on education and training in the UK. It provides an integrated overview using data collected from:

  • England
  • Wales
  • Northern Ireland
  • Scotland

This statistical release has data on schools including:

  • pupils and teachers
  • information on further education and higher education institutions and students
  • education expenditure
  • qualifications gained

International evidence and statistics team

Published 22 November 2018
Last updated 21 November 2019 + show all updates
  1. Updated 'Main tables: education and training statistics for the UK: 2018'.

  2. First published.