Data set from Apprenticeships and traineeships

Subjects and levels - latest headline summary

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Headline summary of apprenticeship starts and achievements by sector subject area

Academic year: 2018/19 to 2020/21

Indicators:  Starts, Starts percentage, Achievements, Achievements percentage

Filters: Sector subject area (tier 1)

Data set details

Further education
Apprenticeships and traineeships
Release type
Geographic levels
  • Achievements (Aug to Jul)
  • Achievements (Aug to Jul) Percentage
  • Starts (Aug to Jul)
  • Sector Subject Area (tier 1)
Time period
2018/19 to 2020/21

Data set preview

Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
201819Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandAgriculture, Horticulture and Animal Care1.72.241006600
201819Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandArts, Media and Publishing~~5001000
201819Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandBusiness, Administration and Law30.22546400118600
201819Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandConstruction, Planning and the Built Environment5.761100022500
201819Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandEducation and Training1.82.241007100

Variables in this data set

Table showing all 5 variables
Variable nameVariable description
achievementsAchievements (Aug to Jul)
achievements_percentAchievements (Aug to Jul) Percentage
ssa_t1_descSector Subject Area (tier 1)
startsStarts (Aug to Jul)
starts_percentStarts (Aug to Jul) Percentage


  1. Total achievements are the count of Apprenticeships achieved at any point during the stated academic period. Learners achieving more than one Apprenticeship will appear more than once.
  2. Percentages are rounded to one decimal place and calculated on unrounded volumes. '~' indicates a percentage below 0.5%
  3. Volumes are rounded to the nearest 100 and '~' indicates a base value of fewer than 50 but greater than 0
  4. Total starts are the count of apprenticeships started at any point during the stated academic period. Learners starting more than one Apprenticeship will appear more than once

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