Year 13 - Ethnicity


Minority ethnic groups made up 7.9% of the cohort (871 individuals).

Of those returning information on ethnicity:

  • The most popular choice of route across all minority ethnic groups was continuing in full time education at 80.8%. This compared to 72.5% for individuals from a white background.
  • A higher percentage of those with white backgrounds (5 percentage points difference) entered employment outside of Government sponsored training (10.1% of those from a white background compared to 5.1% of those from a minority ethnic background).
  • There was a difference of 1.5 percentage points between white background and ethnic minority groups entering work based training–employed status (2.2% and 0.7% respectively).
  • The proportion of young people from a minority ethnic background who were NEET was lower than that for those with a white background (2.1% compared to 2.5%). This represents 257 individuals from a white background and 18 individuals from a minority ethnic background.
Year 13 Destinations by Ethnicity White % Minority
Ethnic
Groups
% No
Information
on ethnnicity
% Total %
Continuing in Full Time Education 7339 72.5 704 80.8 32 68.1 8075 73.2
Continuing in Part Time Education (less than 16 hours a week) 19 0.2 2 0.2 1 2.1 22 0.2
Work Based Training (without employed status) 38 0.4 1 0.1 0 0.0 39 0.4
Work Based Training (employed status inc. NT's. MAs & other 224 2.2 6 0.7 0 0.0 230 2.1
Employment 1024 10.1 44 5.1 2 4.3 1070 9.7
Known not be in full time ed, WBTYP or Employment 257 2.5 18 2.1 4 8.5 279 2.5
Unknown 1175 11.6 92 10.6 8 17 1275 11.6
Statutory School leavers who are known to have left the area 43 0.4 4 0.5 0 0.0 47 0.4
Total Number in Cohort 10119 100.0 871 100.0 47 100.0 11037 100.0
% of Total Cohort 91.7 7.9 0.4 100.0