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Data Provider: Welsh Government Experimental Statistics Educational attainment of young people at level 2 by age, qualification type and year

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15[Collapse]All Level 2 qualifications49515253555861
All Level 2 qualifications5 GCSEs A-C48505152535556
NVQ level 2*000011
VRQ level 2*000123
GNVQs / combination of GCSEs & GNVQs11111**
Level 3 qualifications*----*-
Combination of qualifications-**--11
16[Collapse]All Level 2 qualifications.565960626567
All Level 2 qualifications5 GCSEs A-C.495151535456
NVQ level 2.111122
VRQ level 2.234567
GNVQs / combination of GCSEs & GNVQs.22111*
Level 3 qualifications.111110
Combination of qualifications.101111
17[Collapse]All Level 2 qualifications..6467687072
All Level 2 qualifications5 GCSEs A-C..4951525354
NVQ level 2..33334
VRQ level 2..45679
GNVQs / combination of GCSEs & GNVQs..22111
Level 3 qualifications..33332
Combination of qualifications..00011
18[Collapse]All Level 2 qualifications...69717274
All Level 2 qualifications5 GCSEs A-C...49515253
NVQ level 2...4445
VRQ level 2...4578
GNVQs / combination of GCSEs & GNVQs...2211
Level 3 qualifications...4433
Combination of qualifications...0001
19[Collapse]All Level 2 qualifications....717474
All Level 2 qualifications5 GCSEs A-C....495152
NVQ level 2....555
VRQ level 2....467
GNVQs / combination of GCSEs & GNVQs....221
Level 3 qualifications....443
Combination of qualifications....000


EDUC0118: Educational attainment of young people at level 2, by qualification type, age, gender and cohort

ELLS, Welsh Government

Last update: December 2010

Next Update: No longer updated.
Will be added to StatsWales by: April 2013 (provisional)

Source: Key Stage 4 to 5 Examination Results, National Information System for Vocational Qualifications, Lifelong Learning Wales Record


These data have been obtained by matching together datasets of school, further education and work-based learning awards to gain a complete picture of attainment. This analysis was published for the first time in May 2009, with data through to the year 2006/07. This replaces that earlier analysis, providing two more recent years of data, but also provides new data for earlier years. The statistics are still regarded as experimental, and we welcome any feedback on the approach.

Further information on data sources, methodology, definitions and the quality of these statistics can be found in the notes of the statistical release.