Data set from Schools, pupils and their characteristics

Alternative provision - local authority funded placements - setting type and placement reason

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Number of placements in local authority funded alternative provision by placement reason and setting type

Data set details

Pupils and schools
Schools, pupils and their characteristics
Release type
Geographic levels
Local authority, National, Regional
  • Number of placements
  • Percentage of placements
  • Total placements
  • Reason for AP placement
  • Type of setting
Time period
2017/18 to 2022/23

Data set preview

Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
202223Academic yearLocal authorityE92000001EnglandEast MidlandsE12000004830DerbyshireE10000007Education setting with URNTotal25934874.42528736
202223Academic yearLocal authorityE92000001EnglandEast MidlandsE12000004830DerbyshireE10000007Other unregistered providerTotal8934825.57471264
202223Academic yearLocal authorityE92000001EnglandEast MidlandsE12000004830DerbyshireE10000007TotalMental health need73482.011494252
202223Academic yearLocal authorityE92000001EnglandEast MidlandsE12000004830DerbyshireE10000007TotalNew arrival without a school place23480.574712643
202223Academic yearLocal authorityE92000001EnglandEast MidlandsE12000004830DerbyshireE10000007TotalOther including pregnancy/childcare8034822.98850575

Variables in this data set

Table showing all 5 variables
Variable nameVariable description
denominatorTotal placements
number_of_placementsNumber of placements
perc_placementsPercentage of placements
placement_reasonReason for AP placement - Reason for pupil being in AP
setting_typeType of setting - Setting with URN/UKPRN or other type

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