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Participation of young people in education and the labour market

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  • Release date: 29 July 2015
  • Period covered: 2013 and 2014 (provisional)
An annual report showing information by age, level of study, gender and economic activity.

Key points

Provisional figures for 2014 indicate: 16 to 18 year olds

  • 80 per cent engaged in some kind of education or training (81 per cent in 2013).
  • 32 per cent were in full or part-time employment (30 per cent in 2013).
  • 11 per cent were NEET (the same level as in 2013).

19 to 24 year olds

  • 37 per cent engaged in some kind of education or training (39 per cent in 2013).
  • 61 per cent were in full or part-time employment (60 per cent in 2013).
  • 21 per cent were NEET (21 per cent in 2013).

Data will be added to the StatsWales website shortly.

Contact

Tel: 029 2082 3357
Email: post16ed.stats@wales.gsi.gov.uk