HC Deb 29 March 1976 vol 908 c409W
Lord James Douglas-Hamilton

asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what percentage of school leavers in Scotland went on to university in each year from 1960 until 1975, giving the exact percentage for each year.

Mr. William Ross

The proportion of leavers from schools in Scotland going on directly to University, for the years for which figures are available is as follows:

1966–67 7.1
1967–68 7.5
1969–70 8.5
1971–72 8.4
1973–74 8.3