Year 13 - Ethnicity


Minority ethnic groups made up 6.1% of the cohort (717 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 84.5%. This compared to 79.4% for individuals from a white background.
  • The least popular route across all minority ethnic groups was continuing in part-time education (16 hours or less a week). No individuals from a minority ethnic background chose this option. This was also the least popular route for individuals from a white background, with 0.2% of this cohort choosing this option (23 individuals).
  • A higher percentage of those with white backgrounds (5.7 percentage points difference) entered employment outside of Government sponsored training (11.1% of those from a white background compared to 5.4% 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 (2.1% and 0.6% respectively).
  • The proportion of young people from a minority ethnic background who were NEET was exactly the same as for those with a white background (2.8%). This represents 259 individuals from a white background and 20 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 7333 79.4 606 84.5 1409 78.8 9348 79.7
Continuing in Part Time Education (less than 16 hours a week) 23 0.2 0 0.0 4 0.2 27 0.2
Work Based Training (without employed status) 27 0.3 4 0.6 5 0.3 36 0.3
Work Based Training (employed status inc. NT's. MAs & other 195 2.1 4 0.6 46 2.6 245 2.1
Employment 1021 11.1 39 5.4 212 11.9 1272 10.8
Known not be in full time ed, WBTYP or Employment 259 2.8 20 2.8 30 1.7 309 2.3
Unknown 323 3.5 39 5.4 74 4.1 436 3.7
Statutory School leavers who are known to have left the area 51 0.6 5 0.7 7 0.4 63 0.5
Total Number in Cohort 9232 100.0 717 100.0 1787 100.0 11736 100.0
% of Total Cohort 78.7 6.1 15.2 100.0