Data set from Apprenticeships in England by industry characteristics

Table 1B Apprenticeship starts with enterprise characteristics and two digit sector breakdown 201213 - 201920

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Data covering the industry characteristics of apprenticeship starts in England, where a match has been made between the ILR and the ONS IDBR.

Broken down by  enterprise size,  sector of enterprise, two digit sector code of enterprise and standard classification. 

Data set details

Further education
Apprenticeships in England by industry characteristics
Release type
Geographic levels
  • Number of apprenticeship starts
  • Percentage of apprenticeship starts
  • Apprenticeship standard
  • Sector of enterprise
  • Size of enterprise
Time period
2012/13 to 2019/20

Data set preview

Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
201920Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandTotalTotalTotalTotal301410100
201920Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandTotalTotalTotalOther7532024.9888857186
201920Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandTotalTotalTotalStandard22609075.0111142813
201920Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandTotalTotalLarge (250+ employees)Total18562061.5830717883
201920Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandTotalTotalLarge (250+ employees)Other3733012.3836318153

Variables in this data set

Table showing first 5 of 6 variables
Variable nameVariable description
EmployerSizeSize of enterprise
NumberofStartsNumber of apprenticeship starts
PercentageofStartsPercentage of apprenticeship starts
SectorSector of enterprise
StandardApprenticeship standard


  1. Percentages are rounded to one decimal place and are calculated on unrounded volumes.

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