Data set from Graduate labour market statistics

Graduate Employment Rates by Degree Class

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Graduate employment rates by degree class in 2021 

Data set details

Higher education
Graduate labour market statistics
Release type
Geographic levels
  • Graduate Employment Rate
  • Graduate High-Skilled Employment Rate
  • Graduate Inactivity Rate
  • Degree class
  • Graduate Age Group
Time period

Data set preview

Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
time_periodtime_identifiergeographic_levelcountry_codecountry_namegraduate_groupDegree classEmployment_rateHigh_skill_emp_rateUnemployment_rateInactivity_rate
2021Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandGraduates 16-64First87.2682.710.3
2021Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandGraduates 16-64Lower Second 2:285.462.53.411.6
2021Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandGraduates 16-64Third83.457.5512.2
2021Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandGraduates 16-64Upper Second 2:18866.93.19.2
2021Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandGraduates 21-30First86.

Variables in this data set

Table showing first 5 of 6 variables
Variable nameVariable description
Degree classDegree class - Select the Degree Class you are interested in
Employment_rateGraduate Employment Rate
graduate_groupGraduate Age Group - Select the Graduate Age Group you are interested in
High_skill_emp_rateGraduate High-Skilled Employment Rate
Inactivity_rateGraduate Inactivity Rate


  1. The graduate group does not include postgraduates.

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