Dataset

Pupil absence in schools in England by ethnicity (referenced by location of pupil residence)

Added By Infochimps

Absence of day pupils in schools in England. The dataset includes the total number of day pupils of compulsory school age, the total number of possible pupil sessions (also known as pupil half days) and the percentage of half days missed due to authorised absence, unauthorised absence and total absence in all schools. Figures covering maintained primary and secondary schools only for these variables are also included. Figures refer to area of residence rather than school location. Data is broken down by broad ethnic group

Source: Department for Children, Schools and Families (DCSF)

Publisher: Neighbourhood Statistics

Geographies: Middle Layer Super Output Area (MSOA), Local Authority District (LAD), Government Office Region (GOR)

Geographic coverage: England

Time coverage: 2006/07, 2007/08

Type of data: Administrative data

Guidelines: This dataset can be used to provide figures of the number and percentage of school pupils by ethnic group

Update frequency: Annually
Import source: DATA4NR-data4nr-export-13-01-2010.csv
External reference: DATA4NR-1096
National statistic: no
Geographic coverage: 100000: England
Update frequency: Annually
Temporal coverage from: 2006
Source: Department for Children, Schools and Families (DCSF)
Department: Department for Children, Schools and Families
Temporal coverage to: 2008