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Annual Population Survey in Scotland: A Compendium of Labour Market Statistics 2006

Published: 28 Jun 2007
Part of:
Statistics
ISBN:
0755915477

Summary publication of results from the Annual Population Survey 2006, presenting analysis on the labour market, education and training. Results are provided at Scotland and sub-Scotland levels.

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Annual Population Survey in Scotland: A Compendium of Labour Market Statistics 2006
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The proportion of 18-29 year olds whose highest qualification was below SCQF level 6 (Higher or equivalent) in 2006 was estimated to be 30.2% (Table 20).

In 2006, Clackmannanshire had the highest estimated proportion (41.2%) and Edinburgh City had the lowest estimated proportion (17.6%).

In 2006, the proportion of 18-29 year olds whose highest qualification was below SCQF level 6 in the 15% most deprived areas was estimated to be 50.6%, higher than that for the rest of Scotland at 26.2%.

Table 20: Proportion of 18-29 year olds whose highest qualification was below SCQF level 6, 2005-2006

Geography (Residence Based)

2005

2006

Proportion

Proportion

Scotland

29.6%

30.2%

Local Authority Area

Aberdeen City

18.0%

23.3%

Aberdeenshire

37.9%

38.0%

Angus

29.2%

32.6%

Argyll & Bute

30.0%

38.4%

Clackmannanshire

37.5%

41.2%

Dumfries & Galloway

34.5%

38.1%

Dundee City

23.8%

28.1%

East Ayrshire

32.5%

37.3%

East Dunbartonshire

19.0%

18.4%

East Lothian

36.6%

38.1%

East Renfrewshire

12.5%

22.6%

Edinburgh, City of

17.3%

17.6%

Eilean Siar

25.7%

*

Falkirk

34.0%

35.4%

Fife

29.5%

30.5%

Glasgow City

33.3%

29.2%

Highland

31.8%

30.8%

Inverclyde

40.8%

39.2%

Midlothian

34.2%

31.4%

Moray

34.1%

39.4%

North Ayrshire

28.6%

36.4%

North Lanarkshire

33.6%

39.5%

Orkney Islands

*

*

Perth & Kinross

28.1%

28.9%

Renfrewshire

29.2%

29.2%

Scottish Borders

31.3%

30.9%

Shetland Islands

24.3%

*

South Ayrshire

30.1%

33.4%

South Lanarkshire

33.1%

32.0%

Stirling

22.3%

24.3%

West Dunbartonshire

35.0%

34.2%

West Lothian

44.0%

34.3%

Deprivation

15% Most Deprived Areas

48.3%

50.6%

Rest of Scotland

25.6%

26.2%

Urban/Rural Classification (6 fold)

Large Urban Areas

25.7%

26.5%

Other Urban Areas

32.9%

33.3%

Accessible Small Towns

35.0%

37.8%

Remote Small Towns

39.2%

40.6%

Accessible Rural

27.1%

25.6%

Remote Rural

34.9%

35.3%

* - Estimate is below reliability threshold (See Annex A for more details).