Official Statistics

National pupil projections: July 2016

This statistical release provides national projections for the number of pupils in schools by type of school and age group.


Main text: SFR25/2016

Main tables: SFR25/2016

Methodology document: SFR25/2016

Underlying data: SFR25/2016

Metadata: SFR25/2016


This publication includes actual and projected figures for the pupil population for most school types within England.

The figures cover:

  • type of school
  • age group of pupils

The release also gives overall figures by age group for six variant projections, including low fertility.

Pupils and School Finance team, Data Insight and Statistics Division

Published 14 July 2016