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UK — Widening participation in higher education: analysis of progression rates for young people in England by free school meal receipt and school type

August 19, 2011

Widening participation in higher education: analysis of progression rates for young people in England by free school meal receipt and school type (PDF)
Source: Department for Business Innovation & Skills

Provides information on the estimated number of 15 year olds in receipt of free school meals (FSM) who progress to higher education (HE) by age 19 by 2008/09. It is presented at national and local authority level. Also provides data on the number of young people taking A levels or equivalent qualifications who progress to the most selective institutions by school type. These measures aim to contribute to the understanding of widening participation and social mobility issues.

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