Data set from Graduate labour market statistics

Employment rates yearly change

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Employment, high-skilled employment, unemployment and inactivity rates by graduate type (postgraduates, graduates and non-graduates) in 2022 and 2023.

Data set details

Higher education
Graduate labour market statistics
Release type
Geographic levels
  • Employment Rate
  • Employment Rate pp change
  • High-Skilled Employment Rate
  • Age Group
  • Graduate Type
Time period
2022 to 2023

Data set preview

Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
2022Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandAge group 16-64Graduate87.366.72.510.400000000
2022Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandAge group 16-64Non-Graduate69.322.94.927.100000000
2022Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandAge group 16-64Postgraduate89.378.228.800000000
2022Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandAge group 21-30Graduate88.
2022Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandAge group 21-30Non-Graduate74.2215.721.300000000

Variables in this data set

Table showing first 5 of 10 variables
Variable nameVariable description
age_groupAge Group - Select the Age Group you are interested in
employment_rateEmployment Rate
graduate_typeGraduate Type - Select the Graduate Type you are interested in
hs_employment_rateHigh-Skilled Employment Rate
inactivity_rateInactivity Rate


  1. Labour Force Survey data are routinely reweighted in line with population estimates, further details are in the methodology. 
  2. This release is classified as ‘official statistics in development’ due to sampling variability from low response rates, impacting the data quality as some figures are calculated using small sample sizes, for more information refer to the methodology. 

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