Ethnic minority groups made up 9% of the cohort.
Of those returning information on ethnicity:
- The most popular choice of route across all minority ethnic groups was continuing in full time education at 89.1%. This is lower than the proportion for those from a white background (91.3%).
- The least popular route for all minority ethnic groups was continuing in education part-time (16 hours or less a week) with no individuals taking this option. The same route was also the least popular option for those from a white background (5 individuals).
- A higher percentage of those with white backgrounds (1.6 percentage point difference) were represented in the employed category, 2.7% from white backgrounds compared to 1.1% from minority ethnic backgrounds.
- The NEET figure for those from white backgrounds is lower than for those from an ethnic minority background (0.6% and 1.3% respectively).
|Year 12 Destinations by Ethnicity||White||%||Minority
|Continuing in Full Time Education (schools and colleges)||10678||91.3||1034||89.1||66||88.0||11778||91.1|
|Continuing in Part Time Education (less than 16 hours a week)||5||0.0||0||0.0||0||0.0||5||0.0|
|Work Based Training - Non Employed status||85||0.7||12||1.0||0||0.0||97||0.8|
|Work Based Training - Employment status||95||0.8||4||0.3||0||0.0||99||0.8|
|Employed - Other||319||2.7||13||1.1||3||4.0||335||2.6|
|Known not to be in Education, Training or Employment||75||0.6||15||1.3||0||0.0||90||0.7|
|No response to survey||402||3.4||74||6.4||6||8.0||482||3.7|
|Left the area||32||0.3||9||0.8||0||0.0||41||0.3|
|Total Number in Cohort||11691||100.0||1161||100.0||75||100.0||12927||100.0|
|% of Total Cohort||90.4||9.0||0.6||100.0|