Data set from Participation measures in higher education

Postgraduate Initial Participation by sex

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Postgraduate Initial Participation (PGIP30) by sex.

Data set details

Higher education
Participation measures in higher education
Release type
Geographic levels
  • Initial entrants
  • Initial entry percentage
  • Methodology
  • Sex
Time period
2006/07 to 2019/20

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Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
201718Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandWith additional providersTotal8491011.7
201819Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandWith additional providersTotal8540011.8
201920Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandWith additional providersTotal8777012.2
201718Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandWith additional providersFemale5150514.5
201819Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandWith additional providersFemale5244514.9

Variables in this data set

Table showing all 4 variables
Variable nameVariable description
initial_entrantsInitial entrants
methodologyMethodology - Filter by methodology
percentageInitial entry percentage
sexSex - Filter by sex


  1. Additional providers who returned postgraduate data to the Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) Student Alternative record have been included from 2017/18. Figures are therefore not directly comparable with earlier years.

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