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    Pupil absence in schools in England: autumn and spring terms
  2. Step 2 View a featured table or create your own

    01 - Absence rates by geographic level - Autumn and Spring combined
  3. Step 3 Choose locations

    • England
  4. Step 4 Choose time period

    Time period
    2016/17 Autumn and Spring Term to 2020/21 Autumn and Spring Term
  5. Step 5 Choose your filters

    • Percentage of persistent absentees
    School type
    • Total
    • Special
    • State-funded primary
    • State-funded secondary
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    Row group 1
    State-funded primary
    State-funded secondary
    Row group 2
    Percentage of persistent absentees
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    Column group 1
    2016/17 Autumn and Spring Term
    2017/18 Autumn and Spring Term
    2018/19 Autumn and Spring Term
    2020/21 Autumn and Spring Term
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    Percentage of persistent absentees for '01 - Absence rates by geographic level - Autumn and Spring combined' for Special, State-funded primary and State-funded secondary in England between 2016/17 Autumn and Spring Term and 2020/21 Autumn and Spring Term
    2016/17 Autumn and Spring Term2017/18 Autumn and Spring Term2018/19 Autumn and Spring Term2020/21 Autumn and Spring Term
    State-funded primary8.7%9.6%8.4%8.1%
    State-funded secondary12.8%13.6%12.7%11.7%

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