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Theme: Children, Education and Skills

Key Publications

Article: Measuring National Well-being - Children's Well-being, 2012 26-Oct-2012
This article is published as part of the Office for National Statistics (ONS) Measuring National Well-being Programme and discusses the well-being of children. The Programme aims to produce accepted and trusted measures of the well-being of the nation - how the UK as a whole is doing. The Programme is also publishing more in depth analyses.
Article: Measuring National Well-being, Education and Skills 05-Jul-2012
Latest in a series of articles which aim to explore in more detail the different domains that have been considered as important for the measurement of National Well-being. Focusing on various aspects of education and life-long learning.
Video: Video Summary: An Overview of Children's Well-being, 2013 26-Apr-2013
An Overview of Children's Well-being, 2013
Report: Full Report - Graduates in the UK Labour Market 2013 19-Nov-2013
Graduates in the labour market in 2013. This report covers headline labour market numbers for graduates, the industries they work in, their earnings and the differences in labour market experiences for male and female graduates. It also covers the concentration of graduates across different regions of Great Britain.
Report: Young People in Work, 2012 29-Feb-2012
Characteristics of employed people aged 16 to 24.

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Reference table: 2011 Census: KS501EW Qualifications and students, local authorities in England and Wales (Excel sheet 307Kb) 11-Dec-2012
This table provides 2011 Census estimates that classify the usual resident population aged 16 and over by their highest level of qualification, for regions, counties, London boroughs, districts and unitary authorities in England and Wales on census day (27 March 2011). Estimates of the economically active student population are also included.
Reference table: Measuring National Well-being - Education and skills data tables (Excel sheet 294Kb) 31-Oct-2011
Data tables for the Education and skills domain from the Measuring National Well-being discussion paper on domains and measures.
Reference table: A06: Educational status and labour market status for people aged from 16 to 24. Date of Publication:17 December 2014. Date of Next Publication:21 January 2015. (Excel sheet 2515Kb) 17-Dec-2014
Educational status and labour market status (employment, unemployment and inactivity) of people aged from 16 to 24. This table shows estimates for people in full-time education and people not in full-time education. Not in full-time education includes people in part-time education and/or some form of training. Estimates of young people not in employment, education or training ("NEET") cannot therefore be derived from this table. Estimates for young people who are NEET are published in a separate release on the website. This spreadsheet has been set up in printer-friendly format showing data for the last two years, with historic data appearing in hidden rows. The spreadsheet has macro buttons to unhide the rows to enable users to view the entire time series. If the macros do not work this is probably due to the security settings on your computer. You can either change the security settings or unhide the rows manually.
Reference table: Regional Trends Online Tables, 04: Education and Training (Excel sheet 771Kb) 08-Jun-2011
A central source of official statistics about the regions and sub-regions of England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland providing information on education, qualifications, skills and training.

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