Education and skills headline indicators

This data provides statistics about education achievements and qualification levels. 

All data points are the latest available data, as at 3rd March 2021.

Education stages including NVQs
Variable Liverpool position
*Good level of development in Foundation Stage 64.9%
*Achieving expected standards in Key Stage 2 reading, writing and maths 62%
*Average attainment 8 score in Key Stage 4 43.1%
*Achieving Grade 5 and above in GCSE English and Maths 36.1%
*Number of university students at UoL, LJMU, Hope, LIPA and LSTM 60,080
**NVQ4 and above 39.1%
**NVQ3 and above 55.1%
**NVQ2 and above 72.2%
**NVQ1 and above 79.7%
** Other qualifications 8.9%
**No qualifications 11.5%
*Apprenticeships - New starts 2850
*Apprenticeships - Total learners 6220
*Apprenticeship achievement - Total cohort 3080
*Apprenticeship achievement rate 62.9%

*Comparator is England
** Working age population (% of population aged 16-64)

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