NEET Statistics – Quarterly Brief – February 2012

NEET Statistics – Quarterly Brief – February 2012

  • The current proportion of young people aged 16-18 who are NEET is much lower than in the 1980s, and has declined since a recent peak in 2005.
  • Quarter 4, 2011 NEET 16-24 was 15.9 per cent, up 0.3 per cent on the same period in 2010
  • The latest SFR NEET rate for 16-18 year olds, at end 2010, was 7.3 percent; the lowest level since consistent records began in 1994.
  • London has the lowext 16-18 NEET of all the English Regions