Publication - Statistics

Education Maintenance Allowances 2010-11

Published: 26 Jan 2012
ISBN:
9781780456195

Statistics on Education Maintenance Allowances (EMAs) in the academic year 2010-11. This release contains information on all students at school or at a college in Scotland who received at least one payment under the EMA scheme. This is the fourth year of full roll out of EMAs.

Education Maintenance Allowances 2010-11
Table 2. Young People in Receipt of EMA by Deprivation Background and Age: 2006-07 to 2010-11

Table 2. Young People in Receipt of EMA by Deprivation Background and Age: 2006-07 to 2010-11

Age
Deprivation Background Academic Year Total 15 16 17 18+
All Areas 2006-07 37,480 6,895 18,870 11,110 600
2007-08 37,275 6,505 18,865 11,210 690
2008-09 39,000 6,850 19,400 12,055 690
2009-10 37,230 5,520 17,305 12,950 1,450
2010-11 34,780 4,915 15,855 11,345 2,650
Deprived Areas 2006-07 8,180 1,510 4,030 2,490 150
2007-08 8,245 1,385 4,145 2,540 175
2008-09 8,870 1,615 4,330 2,750 175
2009-10 8,880 1,295 4,140 3,035 405
2010-11 8,580 1,200 3,880 2,820 680
Non-Deprived Areas 2006-07 29,070 5,340 14,710 8,570 450
2007-08 28,840 5,100 14,615 8,620 505
2008-09 29,945 5,200 14,990 9,250 505
2009-10 27,985 4,185 13,015 9,775 1,005
2010-11 25,905 3,685 11,850 8,430 1,930

Figures in this table have been rounded to the nearest 5.
Revisions have been made in the 18+ column for 2006-07 to 2009-10 following identification of omitted data.
Deprivation category was identified for over 99% of EMA recipients. For more information please refer to the methodological note (page 14).


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