Data set from Pupil absence in schools in England

Absence rates for four year olds - autumn and spring term combined

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Overall absence for all enrolments in state-funded primary, secondary and special schools for pupils aged 4. 

Data set details

Pupils and schools
Pupil absence in schools in England
Release type
Geographic levels
Local authority, National, Regional
  • Number of overall absence sessions
  • Number of pupil enrolments
  • Number of schools
  • School type
Time period
2016/17 Autumn and spring term to 2022/23 Autumn and spring term

Data set preview

Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
201718Autumn and spring termNationalE92000001EnglandSpecial530416992900610648711.4625
202223Autumn and spring termNationalE92000001EnglandSpecial5544826110913615704614.1593
202223Autumn and spring termNationalE92000001EnglandState-funded primary15751620160146101156107129467.33255
202223Autumn and spring termNationalE92000001EnglandTotal16459633430149133084110280717.39479
201617Autumn and spring termRegionalE92000001EnglandE12000004East MidlandsSpecial4727264843676010.4252

Variables in this data set

Table showing first 5 of 6 variables
Variable nameVariable description
enrolmentsNumber of pupil enrolments
num_schoolsNumber of schools
school_typeSchool type - Filter by school type
sess_overallNumber of overall absence sessions
sess_overall_percentOverall absence rate

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