% Resident Working Age Population Qualified to NVQ1 & Above

The proportion of the working age population qualified at Level 1 and above includes those with GCSE’s at grades D – G and above. Devon performs well above the national average for this measure.

Source: ONS Annual Population Survey - Resident Based - Jan 2012 - Dec 2012

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  2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Devon 82.5 82.5 85.0 87.4 86.8 89.3
Plymouth 81.9 78.3 83.0 84.5 87.6 87.2
Torbay 81.3 82.0 83.2 85.2 85.3 86.7
Somerset 82.9 83.3 84.8 83.2 86.9 90.5
UK 77.8 77.5 78.7 80.1 82.4 83.8
East Devon 85.2 80.8 82.4 86.9 87.5 92.5
Exeter 80.9 82.2 85.5 87.0 86.2 92.4
Mid Devon 80.8 79.5 77.4 80.5 80.6 85.5
North Devon 84.9 86.0 85.9 86.9 89.7 88.5
South Hams 84.6 84.0 88.6 88.6 88.8 89.2
Teignbridge 84.3 84.6 91.3 92.9 88.6 87.0
Torridge 69.2 75.0 78.0 86.4 81.0 84.0
West Devon 87.0 88.6 87.0 86.9 90.3 93.0