The Department publishes a range of information on young people NEET:
Links to the information mentioned can be found on this page.
There are differences between the figures produced. The main reasons for this are that local data only records young people known to the local authority and does not record as NEET young people who are taking a gap year or are in custody. As a result, the local authorities' measure tends to be lower than that recorded in the statistical first release or quarterly brief.
NEET figures for 16-, 17- and 18-year-olds by local authority in 2012
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NEET figures for 16-, 17- and 18-year-olds by local authority area in 2011.
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NEET figures by local authority area in 2010.
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All statistical releases (SFRs) relating to young people not in education, employment, or training (NEET). This includes quarterly briefs and annual participation in education, training and employment by 16- to 18-year-olds in England SFRs.