Year 11 - Ethnicity


Ethnic minority groups made up 6.6% of the cohort.

Of those returning information on ethnicity from ethnic minority backgrounds:

  • The most popular choice of route across all minority ethnic groups was continuing in full time education at 91.5% (compared with 86% for those from white backgrounds)
  • A higher percentage of those with white backgrounds went into the various labour market categories (8.1%) compared to those from minority ethnic backgrounds (3.8%).
  • A higher proportion of young people who were NEET came from white backgrounds (1.7% or 458 individuals) compared to individuals from an ethnic minority (0.9% or 17 individuals).

Year 11 Destinations by Ethnicity White % Minority
Ethnic
Groups
% No
Information
on ethnnicity
% Total %
Continuing in Full Time Education (schools and colleges) 23728 86 1804 91.5 94 89.5 25626 86.4
Continuing in Part Time Education (less than 16 hours a week) 67 0.2 3 0.2 0 0.0 70 0.2
Work Based Training - Non employed status 1106 4.0 53 2.7 0 0.0 1159 3.9
Work Based Training - Employment status 462 1.7 8 0.4 1 1.0 471 1.6
Employed - Other 665 2.4 14 0.7 5 4.8 684 2.3
Known not be in Education, Training or Employment 458 1.7 17 0.9 1 1.0 476 1.6
No response to survey 996 3.6 45 2.3 2 1.9 1043 3.5
Left the area 106 0.4 28 1.4 2 1.9 136 0.5
Total Number in Cohort 27588 100.0 1972 100.0 105 100.0 29665 100.0
% of Total Cohort 93.0 6.6 0.4 100.0