Data set from Higher Level Learners in England

Higher level learners by Sex - 2020/21 academic year

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English domiciled higher-level learners in England by sex, academic year 2020/21

Data set details

Higher education
Higher Level Learners in England
Release type
Geographic levels
  • All enrolments
  • Number of entrants
  • Percentage of all enrolments by characteristic
  • Qualification level
  • Sex
  • Type of higher level learning
Time period

Data set preview

Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
202021Academic yearNationalEnglandE92000001Level 4ApprenticeshipFemale159103167550.448.2
202021Academic yearNationalEnglandE92000001Level 4Institutional credit in Higher Education ProvidersFemale5960638067.667.4
202021Academic yearNationalEnglandE92000001Level 4OfS Recognised HEFemale76651026047.743.9
202021Academic yearNationalEnglandE92000001Level 4Other Higher LevelFemale82751375068.569.5
202021Academic yearNationalEnglandE92000001Level 4ApprenticeshipMale156753403549.651.8

Variables in this data set

Table showing first 5 of 7 variables
Variable nameVariable description
he_type_broadType of higher level learning
levelQualification level
number_of_enrolments_totalAll enrolments
number_of_entrantsNumber of entrants
percentage_all_enrolments_by_characteristicPercentage of all enrolments by characteristic


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