Transition from school to work
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This indicator presents internationally comparable data on labour force status and participation in formal education, by educational attainment, age and gender as reported by the labour force survey (LFS) and published in OECD Education at a Glance 2017. For trend data, the Education at a Glance Database includes data from 1997 to 2016 (or years with available data).

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12-09-2017

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Yearly

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Data by educational attainment level refer to ISCED 2011. See the description of the levels of education in the Definitions section. Work-study programmes are formal education/training programmes combining interrelated study and work periods for which the student/trainee receives earnings.

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Standard errors taking into account the complex sample design may be higher. The extent of the estimation error of the standard error can be assessed by comparing the standard errors released for selected indictors in EAG 2016 (EAG 2017 - Annex 3), that take into account complex survey design, with the respective standard errors released in EAG 2017 computed under the simple random sample assumption

Transition from school to workAbstract

This indicator presents internationally comparable data on labour force status and participation in formal education, by educational attainment, age and gender as reported by the labour force survey (LFS) and published in OECD Education at a Glance 2017. For trend data, the Education at a Glance Database includes data from 1997 to 2016 (or years with available data).

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Education at a Glance 2017. National data sources and technical notes are available in Annex 3 of

Education_at_a_Glancehttp://www.oecd.org/education/education-at-a-glance-19991487.htm
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Yearly

Date last updated

12-09-2017

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Markus SCHWABE
Simon NORMANDEAU

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Calendar year

Classification(s) used

Data by educational attainment level refer to ISCED 2011. See the description of the levels of education in the Definitions section. Work-study programmes are formal education/training programmes combining interrelated study and work periods for which the student/trainee receives earnings.

Recommended uses and limitations

Standard errors taking into account the complex sample design may be higher. The extent of the estimation error of the standard error can be assessed by comparing the standard errors released for selected indictors in EAG 2016 (EAG 2017 - Annex 3), that take into account complex survey design, with the respective standard errors released in EAG 2017 computed under the simple random sample assumption

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