Data set from Further education and skills

Essential Skills - Detailed Series

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Essential skills participation and achievements subject breakdowns. This comprises all age apprenticeships, adult (19+) Education and training, and all provision (that includes both all age apprenticeships and adult (19+) Education and training).

Academic years: 2018/19 to 2022/23 full academic years.  In addition, 2021/22 to 2023/24 reported to date is available

Indicators: Participation, Achievements, Further education and skills participation percentage change

Filters: Provision type, Age (under 19/19+), Subject, Level


Data set details

Theme
Further education
Publication
Further education and skills
Release type
Geographic levels
National
Indicators
  • Achievements
  • Further education and skills participation percentage change
  • Participation
Filters
  • Age (under 19/19+)
  • Level
  • Provision type
Time period
2018/19 to 2023/24

Data set preview

Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
time_periodtime_identifiergeographic_levelcountry_codecountry_nameprovision_typereporting_datesubjectlevelage_youth_adultparticipationachievementsfes_participation_percentage_change
201819Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandFurther education and skillsFull YearEssential skills (including digital skills)TotalTotal623420378390z
201819Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandFurther education and skillsFull YearEssential skills (including digital skills)TotalAdult573480363830z
201819Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandFurther education and skillsFull YearEssential skills (including digital skills)TotalUnder 194994014560z
201819Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandFurther education and skillsFull YearEssential skills (excluding digital skills)TotalTotal623420378390z
201819Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandFurther education and skillsFull YearEssential skills (excluding digital skills)TotalAdult573480363830z

Variables in this data set

Table showing first 5 of 8 variables
Variable nameVariable description
achievementsAchievements
age_youth_adultAge (under 19/19+)
fes_participation_percentage_changeFurther education and skills participation percentage change
levelLevel
participationParticipation

Footnotes

  1. Age is based on age as at 31 August of the academic year.
  2. Essential skills figures now include Essential Digital Skills qualifications from the 2020/21 academic year, unless otherwise specified. They also include any Multiply funded essential skills qualifications from 2022/23.
  3. Percentages are rounded to one decimal place and calculated on unrounded volumes. 'low' indicates a percentage below 0.5%. Where data shows 'x' this indicates data is unavailable, 'z' indicates data is not applicable, and 'c' indicates data is suppressed.
  4. Total achievements are the count of learners that achieved at any point during the stated academic period. Learners achieving more than one course will appear only once in the grand total.
  5. Total participation is the count of learners that participated at any point during the stated academic period. Learners undertaking more than one course will appear only once in the grand total.
  6. Volumes are rounded to the nearest 10 and 'low' indicates a base value of fewer than 5. Where data shows 'x' this indicates data is unavailable, 'z' indicates data is not applicable, and 'c' indicates data is suppressed.

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