Business, Innovation and Skills
Andrew Jones (Harrogate and Knaresborough, Conservative)
To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills how many young people started an apprenticeship in (a) England, (b) North Yorkshire and (c) the Harrogate district in the last 12 months.
John Hayes (Minister of State (Further Education, Skills and Lifelong Learning), Business, Innovation and Skills; South Holland and The Deepings, Conservative)
The following table shows the number of apprenticeship programme starts aged under 19 in (i) Harrogate and Knaresborough, Selby and Ainsty, and Skipton and Ripon parliamentary constituencies which comprise Harrogate district, (ii) North Yorkshire local authority and (iii) England for academic year 2010/11, the latest full year for which final data are available.
|Apprenticeship programme starts by learners aged under 19 by geography, 2010/11|
|2010/11 full year|
|Harrogate and Knaresborough constituency||1,350|
|Selby and Ainsty constituency||200|
|Skipton and Ripon constituency||260|
|North Yorkshire local authority||2,460|
|Notes 1. Figures are rounded to the nearest 10 except for the England total which is rounded to the nearest 100. 2. Age is based on age at the start of the programme. These figures include a small number of under 16-year-olds. 3. Geography is based upon the home postcode of the learner. The England total includes some postcodes which are not known. Geographic information is based on boundaries of regions as of May 2010. 4. Harrogate district is comprised of Harrogate and Knaresborough, Selby and Ainsty, and Skipton and Ripon parliamentary constituencies. Figures for Harrogate district are based on the sum of unrounded data for these parliamentary constituencies. Figures may not sum to the total due to rounding. Source: Individualised Learner Record|
Information on the number of apprenticeship starts by age is published in a quarterly Statistical First Release (SFR). The latest SFR was published on