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Pooled Sample - Table 7

Table 7: Characteristics of Adults in Scotland - Highest Qualification Held

Row Percentage, 2012 Data

Data Being Developed; Preferred Source for this data is the Labour Force Survey (LFS)

http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Topics/Statistics/Browse/Labour-Market/DatasetsLFS

 

 

Degree, Professional qualification

HNC/HND

Higher, A level

O Grade, Standard grade

Other qualification

No qualifications

Unweighted Base

Weighted Base

Aberdeen City

33.3

11.2

16.5

18.9

7.2

12.9

927

1,001

Aberdeenshire

26.1

11.8

17.3

22.6

5.4

16.8

936

1,077

Angus

26.0

15.2

15.8

15.1

7.9

20.0

528

493

Argyll & Bute

30.0

11.2

17.5

19.8

2.1

19.4

430

408

Clackmannanshire

21.8

10.5

18.5

22.4

8.0

18.8

471

224

Dumfries & Galloway

21.3

9.9

16.8

19.3

2.5

30.2

1,347

669

Dundee City

20.2

12.3

19.3

18.9

8.0

21.3

611

642

East Ayrshire

16.2

13.9

19.3

19.7

5.3

25.6

507

537

East Dunbartonshire

38.2

9.3

16.4

17.6

4.1

14.4

504

465

East Lothian

30.7

9.6

19.3

19.6

5.8

15.1

442

430

East Renfrewshire

32.4

12.9

14.3

19.9

4.8

15.7

416

391

Edinburgh, City of

44.6

9.2

17.8

13.3

6.1

9.2

1,753

2,261

Eilean Siar

24.6

14.5

17.5

17.4

1.4

24.5

447

117

Falkirk

17.8

10.5

14.7

27.3

14.1

15.6

747

678

Fife

25.2

11.9

19.2

17.3

6.5

20.0

1,676

1,632

Glasgow City

28.6

9.6

16.2

17.2

3.9

24.5

2,109

2,700

Highland

29.8

9.5

20.1

18.8

2.3

19.4

992

991

Inverclyde

19.8

15.6

16.9

20.4

5.5

21.9

463

355

Midlothian

20.9

10.3

20.0

24.6

6.8

17.4

350

352

Moray

23.4

16.1

18.6

21.6

3.1

17.1

465

389

North Ayrshire

18.3

14.1

19.3

22.2

11.1

15.0

585

602

North Lanarkshire

15.9

11.1

17.3

24.2

2.8

28.6

1,020

1,427

Orkney Islands

22.8

13.2

18.5

21.8

1.1

22.6

444

91

Perth & Kinross

31.8

9.5

15.8

18.2

10.7

14.1

595

672

Renfrewshire

23.6

12.2

16.9

20.3

4.8

22.2

642

758

Scottish Borders

27.6

11.0

17.2

21.4

4.5

18.4

522

505

Shetland Islands

27.7

12.4

17.9

20.1

4.9

17.0

452

99

South Ayrshire

25.0

11.3

12.9

19.3

8.4

23.1

466

503

South Lanarkshire

25.1

8.4

17.9

23.9

2.8

21.9

1,000

1,376

Stirling

31.2

8.7

18.8

18.6

11.0

11.7

558

403

West Dunbartonshire

16.6

10.7

19.7

25.6

6.0

21.5

420

397

West Lothian

26.9

12.0

14.1

25.7

4.8

16.5

567

746

Scotland

27.2

10.9

17.4

19.7

5.6

19.2

23,392

23,392

 

Source: Pooled Sample from Scottish Crime and Justice Survey (SCJS), Scottish Health Survey (SHeS) and Scottish Household Survey (SHS)