Data set from Higher Level Learners in England

Higher level learners by Provider category - 2020/21 academic year

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English domiciled higher-level learners in England by registered provider type, academic year 2020/21

Data set details

Higher education
Higher Level Learners in England
Release type
Geographic levels
  • All enrolments
  • Number of entrants
  • Percentage of all enrolments by characteristic
  • Provider category
  • Qualification level
  • Type of higher level learning
Time period

Data set preview

Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
202021Academic yearNationalEnglandE92000001Level 4ApprenticeshipFurther education colleges3595968511.414.7
202021Academic yearNationalEnglandE92000001Level 4OfS Recognised HEFurther education colleges6840991542.642.4
202021Academic yearNationalEnglandE92000001Level 4Other Higher LevelFurther education colleges87151485572.275.1
202021Academic yearNationalEnglandE92000001Level 4ApprenticeshipHigher education providers3907851.21.2
202021Academic yearNationalEnglandE92000001Level 4Institutional credit in Higher Education ProvidersHigher education providers88209470100100

Variables in this data set

Table showing first 5 of 7 variables
Variable nameVariable description
he_type_broadType of higher level learning
levelQualification level
number_of_enrolments_totalAll enrolments
number_of_entrantsNumber of entrants
percentage_all_enrolments_by_characteristicPercentage of all enrolments by characteristic


  1. See the About this release section for explanation of differences from other official statistics on apprenticeships and higher education.

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