Data set from School workforce in England

Pupil to teacher ratios

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Pupil: teacher ratios and pupil: adult ratios in state funded schools. Includes school level data.

Data set details

Teachers and school workforce
School workforce in England
Release type
Geographic levels
Local authority, National, Regional
  • Number of schools
  • Pupil to adult ratio within-schools
  • Pupil to teacher ratio (Qualified and unqualified teachers) within-schools
  • Type of school
Time period
2010/11 to 2021/22

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Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
202122Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandTotal state-funded schools2196118.51810.5
202122Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandTotal academies975118.317.711.1
202122Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandState-funded nursery and primary171712120.610.9
202122Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandLA maintained nursery and primary1073920.720.410.8
202122Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandLA maintained nursery38623.923.45.7

Variables in this data set

Table showing all 5 variables
Variable nameVariable description
number_schoolsNumber of schools
pupil_to_adult_ratioPupil to adult ratio within-schools
pupil_to_qual_teacher_ratioPupil to teacher ratio (Qualified) within-schools
pupil_to_qual_unqual_teacher_ratioPupil to teacher ratio (Qualified and unqualified teachers) within-schools
school_typeType of school

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