Data set from Further education and skills

Learner characteristics - Participation, Achievement by Age, Sex, Detailed Ethnicity, LLDD, Provision Type

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Further education and skills learner participation and achievements detailed demographic breakdowns. Breakdowns for adult (19+) Education and training can also be obtained. 

Academic years: 2018/19 to 2022/23 full academic years, 2023/24 reported to date

Indicators: Total Participation and Achievement by Level 

Filters: Minority Ethnic, LLDD, Sex, Ethnicity Major, Ethnicity Minor, Age group, Provision type


Data set details

Theme
Further education
Publication
Further education and skills
Release type
Geographic levels
National
Indicators
  • Achievements
  • Participation
Filters
  • Age (under 19/19+)
  • Age group (with unknowns)
  • Ethnicity major
Time period
2018/19 to 2023/24

Data set preview

Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
time_periodtime_identifiergeographic_levelcountry_codecountry_nameage_summary_with_unknownsage_youth_adultminority_ethnicsexllddethnicity_majorethnicity_minorprovision_typelevelparticipationachievements
201819Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandTotalTotalTotalTotalTotalTotalTotalFurther Education and SkillsTotal22291701521070
201819Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandTotalTotalTotalTotalTotalTotalTotalFurther Education and SkillsBelow level 2 (excluding essential skills)394510359950
201819Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandTotalTotalTotalTotalTotalTotalTotalFurther Education and SkillsEssential skills - english and maths623420378390
201819Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandTotalTotalTotalTotalTotalTotalTotalFurther Education and SkillsFull level 2312880111270
201819Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandTotalTotalTotalTotalTotalTotalTotalFurther Education and SkillsFull level 3423700129020

Variables in this data set

Table showing first 5 of 11 variables
Variable nameVariable description
achievementsAchievements
age_summary_with_unknownsAge group (with unknowns)
age_youth_adultAge (under 19/19+)
ethnicity_majorEthnicity major
ethnicity_minorEthnicity minor

Footnotes

  1. Age is based on age as at 31 August of the academic year.
  2. Essential skills total excludes Essential Digital Skills qualifications, unless otherwise specified.
  3. Education and Training includes Traineeships.
  4. Ethnic minorities do not include white minorities.
  5. Ethnicity categories have been aligned with the ethnicities recorded in the 2011 UK Census.
  6. Learner characteristics (such as sex, learners with learning difficulties and/or disabilities and ethnicity) are based upon self-declaration by the learner.
  7. Total achievements are the count of learners that achieved at any point during the stated academic period. Learners achieving more than one course will appear only once in the grand total.
  8. Total participation is the count of learners that participated at any point during the stated academic period. Learners undertaking more than one course will appear only once in the grand total.
  9. Volumes are rounded to the nearest 10 and 'low' indicates a base value of fewer than 5. Where data shows 'x' this indicates data is unavailable, 'z' indicates data is not applicable, and 'c' indicates data is suppressed.
  10. White comprises white British, Gypsy or Irish Traveller, Irish, and any other white background.
  11. Figures for 2023/24 are provisional and cover the first two quarters (Aug 2023 to Jan 2024). All other years are final, full-year figures.

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