This is the thirteenth edition of Education and Training Statistics for the United Kingdom and is the fourth to be released via internet only. It provides statistics relating to education and training in the UK and includes Chapters relating to schools, post-compulsory education & training and qualifications & destinations, with annexes containing figures on education expenditure and UK population numbers. The 2008 Edition was published on 27/11/2008.

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Contact details

Graham Devonshire
Telephone: 01325 735432