This statistical first release (SFR) draws together information from the different post-16 learning options (school, FE colleges, work-based learning, higher education, etc) to give a coherent and comprehensive picture of the participation of 16- to 18-year-olds.
The SFR provides provisional information on the percentages of 16- to 18-year-olds in England in education and training and those who are not in education, employment or training (NEET) for end 2013. Key breakdowns are by age, gender, mode of study, type of learning, institution type (FE college, schools, etc), labour market status and highest qualification being studied. There are additional tables showing a time series back to 1985.
The SFR includes additional tables showing local participation in education and training for 16- and 17-year-olds for end 1994 to end 2012.
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