Data set from Higher Level Learners in England

Higher level learners by subject area - 2018/19 academic year

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English domiciled entrants and total number of learners to higher-level learning in England by subject area of study, academic year 2018/19

Data set details

Higher education
Higher Level Learners in England
Release type
Geographic levels
  • All students
  • Number of entrants
  • Percentage of all students by characteristic
  • Qualification level
  • Subject area
  • Type of higher level learning
Time period

Data set preview

Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
201819Academic yearNationalEnglandE92000001Level 4ApprenticeshipAgriculture and related subjects451150.20.3
201819Academic yearNationalEnglandE92000001Level 4Institutional credit in Higher Education ProvidersAgriculture and related subjects1050107011.711.1
201819Academic yearNationalEnglandE92000001Level 4OfS Recognised HEAgriculture and related subjects1601850.80.7
201819Academic yearNationalEnglandE92000001Level 4Other Higher LevelAgriculture and related subjects1602201.11.1
201819Academic yearNationalEnglandE92000001Level 4ApprenticeshipArchitecture, building and planning86515453.53.5

Variables in this data set

Table showing first 5 of 7 variables
Variable nameVariable description
he_type_broadType of higher level learning
levelQualification level
number_of_entrantsNumber of entrants
number_of_students_totalAll students
percentage_all_students_by_characteristicPercentage of all students by characteristic


  1. See the about release section for explanation of differences from other official statistics on apprenticeships and higher education.

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