Data set from Apprenticeships and traineeships

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Data set details

Further education
Apprenticeships and traineeships
Release type
Geographic levels
  • Starts
  • Starts %
  • Summary characteristic
Time period
2014/15 to 2019/20

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Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
201415Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandUnder 19112590025.2
201415Academic yearNationalE92000001England19-24216020032.0
201415Academic yearNationalE92000001England25+321390042.8
201415Academic yearNationalE92000001England19+437400074.8
201415Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandBAME55320010.7

Variables in this data set

Table showing all 3 variables
Variable nameVariable description
AttributeSummary characteristic
starts_percentStarts %


  1. Age is calculated based on age at the start of the programme
  2. Volumes are rounded to the nearest 100 and '~' indicates a base value of fewer than 50
  3. Age, gender, learners with learning difficulties and/or disabilities and ethnicity are based upon self-declaration by the learner
  4. Percentages are rounded to one decimal place and calculated on unrounded volumes. '~' indicates a percentage below 0.5%
  5. Percentages for learner characteristics include those learners where the characteristic is known. ‘Not known/not provided’ categories are excluded from the calculation.

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