Highest level of qualification
83% of adults held some kind of qualifications as compared to 77% of adults in 2007.
This increase is mainly due to an increase in people having a degree or professional qualification.
Proportion of men and women in work*
The proportion of women in work has increased since 1999, narrowing the gap between the number of men and women currently in work.
*In work includes full and part-time employment and the self-employed. Based on adults aged 16+
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