Follow Up Survey of Leavers from Scottish Schools: Leavers from School Year 2008/09

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Table 4 - Percentage of school leavers by initial and follow up destination category.
Leavers from school year 2008/09.

Initial Destination

Follow Up Destination

Higher Education

Further Education

Training

Employment

Voluntary Work

Unemployed Seeking

Unemployed Not Seeking

Unknown

Excluded 1

Number of leavers

Higher Education

92.7

1.7

0.1

3.5

0.1

1.6

0.2

-

0.1

18,680

Further Education

2.9

80.4

2.6

5.9

0.1

7.3

0.6

-

0.3

14,466

Training

0.0

6.3

30.3

23.4

0.3

37.9

1.6

-

0.3

2,748

Employment

0.7

1.8

1.7

86.1

0.2

8.4

0.7

-

0.4

9,858

Voluntary Work

3.1

3.9

5.5

27.3

37.5

21.1

1.6

-

-

128

Unemployed Seeking

0.8

5.7

14.6

21.5

0.7

51.6

4.0

-

1.1

6,182

Unemployed Not Seeking

0.8

2.0

4.1

12.0

1.6

16.8

61.8

-

0.8

833

Unknown

10.7

12.1

5.5

12.2

-

20.9

1.6

33.4

3.6

637

Number of Leavers

17,936

12,747

2,370

12,187

153

6,709

1,009

213

208

53,532

1. Leavers who moved outwith Scotland, were deceased or had returned to school between the initial and follow up surveys.