HC Deb 23 January 1991 vol 184 cc205-6W
Ms. Short

To ask the Secretary of State for Employment if he will list for each region and for Great Britain as a whole the number and proportion of employment training leavers who obtained a vocational qualification.

Mr. Jackson

The following table gives the proportion of trainees leaving employment training between July 1989 and June 1990, the latest date for which information is available, who obtained a qualification or credit or who were awaiting results. Numbers of trainees achieving qualifications or credits towards qualifications are not available.

Employment training
Proportion gaining qualifications or credits all leavers between July 1989 to June 1990
Region Obtained qualification or credit Awaiting results
Per cent. Per cent.
South East 25 4
London 18 4
South West 24 5
West Midlands 20 4
East Midlands and Eastern 22 4
Yorkshire and Humberside 21 4
North West 19 4
Northern 24 4
Wales 23 4
Scotland 24 5
Great Britain 22 4

Source: Respondents to the Employment Training Follow up Survey.

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