Graduates:Written question - 6674

Q
(Jarrow)
Asked on: 20 July 2017
Department for Education
Graduates
Commons
To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many people from (a) Jarrow constituency, (b) South Tyneside, (c) the North East and (d) England have graduated from university in each year since 2015.
A
Answered by: Joseph Johnson
Answered on: 06 September 2017

Information on enrolments and qualifications obtained at UK higher education institutions is collected and published by the Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA). More information on HESA is available here: https://www.hesa.ac.uk/.

The number of qualifiers from higher education courses who were domiciled in Jarrow constituency, South Tyneside local authority, the North East region and England prior to study in each year since 2014/15 academic year has been provided in the table.

Statistics for the 2016/17 academic year will come available from HESA in January 2018.

Higher Education qualifiers by place of domicile prior to study

UK Higher Education Institutions

Academic years 2014/15 to 2015/16

Academic Year

Jarrow

South Tyneside

North East

England Total

2014/15

585

1,005

20,280

452,275

2015/16

625

1,025

20,715

451,075

Source: DfE analysis of the Higher Education Statistics Agency’s (HESA) Student Record

Notes

1) Figures are based on the HESA qualifier population.

2) Qualifiers from both undergraduate and postgraduate levels of study.

3) Figures are rounded to the nearest five.

4) Parliamentary constituency and local authority is derived from the student's postcode prior to study.


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