Publication - Statistics

Education Maintenance Allowances 2014-15

Published: 23 Mar 2016
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EMAs provide financial support for 16 to 19 year olds from low-income households to overcome financial barriers to participation in appropriate school or college courses or an Activity Agreement. This release contains information on pupils and students in Scotland who received at least one payment under the EMA programme.

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Education Maintenance Allowances 2014-15
A National Statistics publication for Scotland

18 page PDF

570.9 kB

A National Statistics publication for Scotland

The United Kingdom Statistics Authority has designated these statistics as National Statistics, in accordance with the Statistics and Registration Service Act 2007 and signifying compliance with the Code of Practice for Official Statistics.

Designation can be interpreted to mean that the statistics: meet identified user needs; are produced, managed and disseminated to high standards; and are explained well.

Correspondence and enquiries

For enquiries about this publication please contact:
Ryan Scott,
Post 16 Education Statistics,
Telephone: 0141 278 4455

For general enquiries about Scottish Government statistics please contact:
Office of the Chief Statistician, Telephone: 0131 244 0442,

How to access background or source data

The data collected for this statistical bulletin are available on the Scottish Government website at:

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