Full time young participation by socioeconomic class

Full time young participation by socioeconomic class
Document type
Report
Corporate author(s)
Great Britain. Dept. of Trade and Industry
Publisher
DTI
Date of publication
1 July 2010
Subject(s)
Management & leadership: including strategy, public sector management, operations and production, Trends: economic, social and technology trends affecting business
Collection
Business and management
Material type
Reports

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This report shows that over the period 2002/03 to 2008/09, full-time young participation for 18 year olds from the bottom four socio-economic classes has increased from 10.5% to 13.7%. Although the participation rate of the top three socio-economic classes appeared to drop earlier in the period, the latest data shows some increases in recent years so that, taken over the period as a whole, there is no clear trend in their participation rate (28.4% in 2002/03 and 27.8% in 2008/09). The participation gap between those from the higher and lower socio-economic classes has consequently narrowed by 3.7 percentage points since 2002/03. The Full-Time Young Participation by Socio-Economic Class (FYPSEC) measure was introduced in 2007 and shows the proportion of young people from the top three and bottom four socio-economic classes who participate for the first time in full-time higher education, together with the difference (or gap) between these two participation rates.

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