NEET statistics

Published3rd June 2014

Updated quarterly since 2000, this series provides statistics on those not in education, education, employment or training (NEET). It is compiled from three data sets: Participation in education, training and employment age 16-18 (DfE); the Labour Force Survey; and regional NEET figures collected by local authorities.


NEET statistics are given by age (16-24, 18-24 and 19-24), gender, region, labour market status, and reasons for labour market status. The releases also provide time series analysis including data from previous additions.


The responsible statistician (see above) can be contacted with any queries.

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