Data set from Apprenticeships and traineeships

Traineeships - latest starts by demographics

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Headline demographic breakdowns of traineeship starts 

Academic year: 2018/19 to 2020/21

Indicators:  Traineeship starts

Filters:  Learner characteristics group (Ethnicity group, LLDD flag, Age group, Gender)

Data set details

Further education
Apprenticeships and traineeships
Release type
Geographic levels
  • Traineeship starts (Aug to Jul)
  • Learner characteristic summary
Time period
2018/19 to 2020/21

Data set preview

Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
201819Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandAge-group19-243000
201819Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandAge-groupUnder 1911900
201819Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandAge-group (detailed)Age 166200
201819Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandAge-group (detailed)Age 173700
201819Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandAge-group (detailed)Age 182000

Variables in this data set

Table showing all 2 variables
Variable nameVariable description
learner_characteristicLearner characteristic summary
startsTraineeship starts (Aug to Jul)


  1. Volumes are rounded to the nearest 100 and '~' indicates a base value of fewer than 50
  2. Age, gender, learners with learning difficulties and/or disabilities and ethnicity are based upon self-declaration by the learner
  3. Ethnicity categories and BAME (black, Asian and minority ethnic groups) have been aligned with the ethnicities recorded in the 2011 UK Census
  4. Age is based on age as at 31 August of the academic year

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