Data set from School workforce in England

Subjects taught

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Head count of teachers and the number of hours taught by subject to year groups 7-13 in all state funded secondary schools.


Data set details

Theme
Teachers and school workforce
Publication
School workforce in England
Release type
Geographic levels
National
Indicators
  • All teachers of years 7 to 13
  • Numbers of hours taught for years 10 and 11
  • Numbers of hours taught for years 12 and 13
Filters
  • Subject taught
Time period
2011/12 to 2020/21

Data set preview

Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
time_periodtime_identifiergeographic_levelcountry_codecountry_namesubjectteachers_allyrsteachers_yrs79teachers_yrs1011teachers_yrs1213hours_allyrshours_yrs79hours_yrs1011hours_yrs1213
202021Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandMathematics3568831869288811237754650827243521449959574
202021Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandEnglish3866935008304641025654494728389622431736734
202021Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandPhysics65621838431138714693555422140719985
202021Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandChemistry74851929475848695247156082168625178
202021Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandBiology85902023517958165837065182277229080

Variables in this data set

Table showing first 5 of 9 variables
Variable nameVariable description
hours_allyrsNumbers of hours taught for years 7 through 13
hours_yrs1011Numbers of hours taught for years 10 and 11
hours_yrs1213Numbers of hours taught for years 12 and 13
hours_yrs79Numbers of hours taught for years 7 through 9
subjectSubject taught

Footnotes

  1. Teachers were counted once against each subject and key stage they taught at, irrespective of the time spent teaching that subject and key stage. Therefore teachers may be counted against multiple subjects. The sum of subject and key stage teachers therefore does not sum to the number of secondary school teachers presented elsewhere in this publication.

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