Data set from Graduate labour market statistics

Part time employment by age group and graduate type

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Proportion of workers in part-time employment by graduate type (postgraduates, graduates and non-graduates) and detailed age band in 2007-2023.

Data set details

Higher education
Graduate labour market statistics
Release type
Geographic levels
  • Proportion of Part Time Workers
  • Graduate Type
  • Part-Time Breakdown
  • Part-Time Characteristic
Time period
2007 to 2023

Data set preview

Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
2007Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandGraduateAge Band16-20c4
2007Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandNon-GraduateAge Band16-2054.10
2007Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandPostgraduateAge Band16-20z4
2007Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandGraduateAge Band21-3010.20
2007Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandNon-GraduateAge Band21-3018.60

Variables in this data set

Table showing all 4 variables
Variable nameVariable description
graduate_typeGraduate Type - Select the Graduate Type you are interested in
pt_breakdownPart-Time Breakdown - Select the Part-Time Breakdown you are interested in
pt_characteristicPart-Time Characteristic - Select the Part-Time Characteristic you are interested in
pt_employment_proportionProportion of Part Time Workers


  1. Labour Force Survey data are routinely reweighted in line with population estimates, further details are in the methodology. 
  2. This release is classified as ‘official statistics in development’ due to sampling variability from low response rates, impacting the data quality as some figures are calculated using small sample sizes, for more information refer to the methodology. 

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