Data set from School workforce in England

Pupil to teacher ratios

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Pupil to teacher ratios and pupil to adult ratios in state-funded schools.

Data set details

Teachers and school workforce
School workforce in England
Release type
Geographic levels
Local authority, National, Regional
  • Number of FTE adults
  • Number of FTE pupils
  • Number of FTE qualified teachers
  • Type of school
Time period
2010/11 to 2023/24

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Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
202324Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandTotal state-funded schools21,9778,397,320.00450,055.00464,205.00801,384.0018.618.110.5
202324Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandTotal academies10,5205,040,020.00270,521.00280,318.00454,180.0018.617.911.1
202324Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandState-funded nursery and primary17,1514,556,210.00214,758.00219,101.00419,251.0021.220.810.9
202324Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandLA maintained nursery and primary10,0982,578,250.00123,838.00125,828.00242,199.0020.920.510.7
202324Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandLA maintained nursery38125,865.501062.091085.584,667.4924.223.75.5

Variables in this data set

Table showing first 5 of 9 variables
Variable nameVariable description
adults_fteNumber of FTE adults
number_schoolsNumber of schools
pupil_to_adult_ratioPupil to adult ratio within-schools
pupil_to_qual_teacher_ratioPupil to teacher ratio (Qualified) within-schools
pupil_to_qual_unqual_teacher_ratioPupil to teacher ratio (Qualified and unqualified teachers) within-schools

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