Increase the proportion of the working age population with NVQ Level 3 or equivalent qualification or above (ONS Annual Population Survey)
What does this mean?
This measure is drawn from the Office for National Statistics Labour Market Profiles. It shows the proportion of people in the borough aged 16-64 who have an NVQ Level 3 or equivalent qualification or above. NVQ level 3 or equivalent includes: 2 or more A levels, advanced GNVQ, NVQ 3.
Why is this important?
One of the best routes to a good quality of life, a strong economy and reduced inequality is through having good education and skills. It is important that employers are able to access a skilled workforce locally. Our ambition is for all residents to have the best opportunities to succeed.