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Pupils in Scotland, 2008

DescriptionResults of Pupils in Scotland Census 2008: Revised 3rd April 2009
ISBN1479-7569
Official Print Publication DateFebruary 2009
Website Publication DateApril 03, 2009

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National Statistics logoA National Statistics Publication for Scotland
ISBN 978 0 7559 7437 5 (Web only publication)
ISSN 1479 7569 (online)
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Contents

Pupils in Scotland, 2008
Background Notes

Tables

Scotland
All Sectors
1.1 Schools and pupils, by school sector, 1996-2008
1.2 Size of schools, 2008
1.3 Pupils by urban/rural classification, 2008
1.4 Pupils looked after by local authority, 2008
1.5 Pupils with Additional Support Needs in mainstream schools, 2005-2008
1.6 Integration of pupils with Additional Support Needs into mainstream classes, 2008
1.7 Nature of support for pupils with Additional Support Needs, 2008
1.8 Reasons for support for pupils with Additional Support Needs, by gender, 2008
1.9 Pupils who are assessed or declared as disabled, 2008
1.10 Pupil ethnicity, 2005-2008
1.11 Pupil ethnicity by national identity, 2008
1.12 Ethnicity of asylum seekers and refugees, 2007-2008
1.13 Pupils receiving Gaelic medium education, 2007-2008
1.14 Main home language, 2008
1.15 Schools and pupils by school denomination, 1996-2008

Primary
2.1 Schools and pupils in publicly funded primary schools, 1996-2008
2.2 Primary schools and pupils by school denomination, 1996-2008
2.3 Primary pupils by stage, 2001-2008
2.4 Primary pupils by age at 28 th February 2009 and stage and gender, as at September 2008
2.5 Integration of primary pupils with Additional Support Needs, by gender, 2007-2008
2.6 Nature of support for primary pupils with Additional Support Needs, 2008
2.7 Reasons for support for primary pupils with Additional Support Needs, by gender, 2008
2.8 Primary pupils who are assessed or declared as disabled by gender, 2008
2.9 Primary pupils by ethnicity and stage, 2008
2.10 Average primary class sizes by type of class and stage, 2001-2008
2.11 Percentage of pupils in composite classes, by stage, 2001-2008
2.12 Number of primary classes and pupils by size and type of class, 2008
2.13 P1 single stage primary classes by size of class, 2007-2008
2.14 P2
2.15 P3
2.16 Class size of pupil in P1-P3, 2007-2008
2.17 P4
2.18 P5
2.19 P6
2.20 P7
2.21 Proportion of pupils in class sizes, 1997-2008

Secondary
3.1 Schools and pupils in publicly funded secondary schools, 1996-2008
3.2 Secondary schools and pupils by school denomination, 1996-2008
3.3 Secondary pupils by stage, 2001-2008
3.4 Secondary pupils by age at 28 th February 2009 and stage and gender, as at September 2008
3.5 Integration of secondary pupils with Additional Support Needs, by gender, 2007-2008
3.6 Nature of support for secondary pupils with Additional Support Needs, 2008
3.7 Reasons for support for secondary pupils with Additional Support Needs, by gender, 2008
3.8 Secondary pupils who are assessed or declared as disabled, by gender, 2008
3.9 Secondary pupils by ethnicity and stage, 2008
3.10 Staying on rates of secondary pupils, 1996-2008

Special
4.1 Schools and pupils in publicly funded special schools, 1996-2008
4.2 Special schools and pupils by school denomination, 1996-2008
4.3 Pupils based in special schools by age at 28 th February 2009 and gender, 2008
4.4 Integration of pupils based in special schools, by gender, 2007-2008
4.5 Nature of support for pupils based in special schools with Additional Support Needs, 2008
4.6 Reasons for support for pupils based in special schools with Additional Support Needs, by gender, 2008
4.7 Pupils based in special schools who are assessed or declared as disabled, by gender, 2008
4.8 Pupils based in special schools by gender and mode of attendance, 2003-2008
4.9 Pupils based in special schools ethnicity by national identity, 2008

Local Authorities
All sectors
5.1 Publicly funded schools, 2000-2008
5.2 Pupils in publicly funded schools, 2000-2008
5.3 School and Pupil Numbers by Sector and Local Authority, 2008
5.4 Pupils who are assessed or declared as disabled, 2008
5.5 Looked after children in publicly funded schools, by age and local authority of residence, 2008
5.6 Asylum seekers and refugees in publicly funded schools, 2007-2008
5.7 Pupils from minority ethnic groups, 2007-2008
5.8 Main home language of pupils in publicly funded schools, 2008
5.9 Pupils with English as an additional language, 2008
5.10 Pupils, by Scottish Index of Multiple Deprivation, 2008

Primary
6.1 Publicly funded primary schools, 2000-2008
6.2 Pupils in publicly funded primary schools, 2003-2008
6.3 Primary schools and pupils by school denomination, 2008
6.4 Primary pupils by stage, 2008
6.5 Primary classes by type of class, 2008
6.6 Average primary class size by type of class, 2008
6.7 Number of pupils by stage and class size, 2008
6.8 Percentage of P1-P3 pupils in class sizes of 18 or less, 2004-2008
6.9 Looked after children in primary schools by local authority of school, 2008
6.10 Primary pupils with Additional Support Needs, 2008
6.11 Reasons for support for primary pupils with Additional Support Needs, 2008
6.12 Nature of support of primary pupils with Additional Support Needs, 2008
6.13 Primary pupils by ethnicity, 2008
6.14 Primary pupils who attend schools outwith their local authority of residence, 2006-2008
6.15 Primary pupils who attend schools but who live outwith the local authority, 2006-2008
6.16 Primary pupils receiving Gaelic medium education, 2008

Secondary
7.1 Publicly funded secondary schools, 2000-2008
7.2 Pupils in publicly funded secondary schools, 2003-2008
7.3 Secondary schools and pupils by school denomination, 2008
7.4 Secondary pupils by stage, 2008
7.5 Secondary pupils with Additional Support Needs, 2008
7.6 Reasons for support for secondary pupils with Additional Support Needs, 2008
7.7 Nature of support for secondary pupils with Additional Support Needs, 2008
7.8 Looked after children in secondary schools by local authority of school, 2008
7.9 Secondary pupils by ethnicity, 2008
7.10 Secondary pupils who attend schools outwith their local authority of residence, 2006-2008
7.11 Secondary pupils who attend schools but who live outwith the local authority, 2006-2008
7.12 Staying on rates of secondary pupils, 2008
7.13 Secondary pupils receiving Gaelic medium education, 2008

Special
8.1 Publicly funded special schools, 2000-2008
8.2 Pupils based in publicly funded special schools, 2003-2008
8.3 Special schools and pupils by school denomination, 2008
8.4 Pupils based in special schools by age at 28 th February 2009
8.5 Looked after children in special schools by local authority of school, 2008
8.6 Pupils based in special schools with Additional Support Needs, 2008
8.7 Reasons for support for pupils based in special schools with Additional Support Needs, 2008
8.8 Nature of support for pupils based in special schools with Additional Support Needs, 2008
8.9 Pupils in special schools who are assessed or declared as disabled, 2008
8.10 Pupils based in special schools by ethnicity, 2008
8.11 Pupils based in special schools who attend schools outwith their local authority of residence, 2006-2008
8.12 Pupils based in special schools who attend schools but live outwith the local authority, 2006-2008

Charts
Chart 1 Pupil numbers by sector, 1996-2008
Chart 2 Pupils with Additional Support Needs in mainstream schools, primary and secondary, 2003-2008
Chart 3 Number of pupils with Additional Support Needs, looked after by local authority or living in areas of deprivation, 2008
Chart 4 Pupils by ethnicity, 2008

Map of Local Authorities

Scottish Government Statistician Group