Data set from Participation measures in higher education

Impact of additional providers on Initial Participation

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Initial Participation (HEIP30) with and without additional providers*.  

*Those who submitted data to HESA’s Alternative Provider student record in 2014/15 onwards.

Data set details

Higher education
Participation measures in higher education
Release type
Geographic levels
  • Initial entrants
  • Initial entry percentage
  • Methodology
  • Sex
Time period
2006/07 to 2018/19

Data set preview

Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
201415Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandWith additional providersTotal33103549.1
201516Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandWith additional providersTotal34151050.4
201617Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandWith additional providersTotal34212551
201718Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandWith additional providersTotal34207051.5
201819Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandWith additional providersTotal33931551.9

Variables in this data set

Table showing all 4 variables
Variable nameVariable description
initial_entrantsInitial entrants
methodologyMethodology - Filter by methodology
percentageInitial entry percentage
sexSex - Filter by sex


  1. Additional providers who returned data to the Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) Alternative Provider Record have been included from 2014/15. Figures are therefore not directly comparable with earlier years.

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