The most recent statistics on the total number of businesses with apprenticeship starts for the 2016/17 academic year are published on GOV.UK. This can be found at:
Due to the methodology behind these experimental statistics, we do not provide regional data at a lower level of granularity than Government Office Region. We are developing the methodology which will potentially allow for more detailed breakdowns in the future.
The latest published information on apprenticeship starts can be found in the further education data library. This can be found at:
The latest published figures on the number of apprenticeship starts at a geographical level can be found at:
2017/18 and the first six months of the 2018/19 academic year (provisional):
2014/15 to 2017/18 academic years: