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.

Data expert team, IFD analysis

Published 14 July 2016