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Using Census data to generate a UK-wide measure of disadvantage - Appendix 3 (Scotland)

Appendix 3: Scottish domiciled full-time first degree entrants aged 18 to 20 in the academic year 2011/12

Please note: totals may not align as expected in some instances due to the exclusion of missing data.

Table C1: Cross-tabulation of HESA measure and POLAR

 

POLAR quintile 2 to 5 (%)

POLAR quintile 1 (%)

Total

HESA measure quintile 2 to 5

98.4

1.6

12,890

HESA measure quintile 1

81.8

18.2

1,930

Table C2: Cross-tabulation of HESA measure and IMD

 

IMD quintile 2 to 5 (%)

IMD quintile 1 (%)

Total

HESA measure quintile 2 to 5

96.7

3.3

12,905

HESA measure quintile 1

54.7

45.3

1,930

Table C3: Geographic distribution of most disadvantaged students by council area – Quintile 1 of HESA measure (%)

Council area

Quintile 1 of HESA measure (%)

Glasgow City

16.5

North Lanarkshire

11.0

Fife

6.1

South Lanarkshire

5.9

City of Edinburgh

4.5

West Lothian

4.4

Falkirk

4.1

North Ayrshire

4.1

Renfrewshire

3.8

East Ayrshire

3.7

Dumfries and Galloway

2.6

Scottish Borders

2.6

Aberdeen City

2.5

West Dunbartonshire

2.4

Midlothian

2.4

Dundee City

2.3

Highland

2.3

Aberdeenshire

2.2

East Lothian

2.2

Angus

2.1

Inverclyde

2.1

South Ayrshire

2.1

Moray

2.0

Clackmannanshire

1.3

Perth and Kinross

1.0

Argyll and Bute

0.9

East Renfrewshire

0.9

Stirling

0.8

East Dunbartonshire

0.6

Shetland Islands

0.4

Orkney Islands

0.2

Na h-Eileanan Siar

0.1

Total

1,930

 

Table C4: Geographic distribution of most disadvantaged students by council area – Quintile 1 of POLAR (%)

Council area

Quintile 1 of POLAR (%)

City of Edinburgh

21.9

Glasgow City

13.7

Fife

8.3

Aberdeen City

6.3

Falkirk

5.9

Midlothian

4.9

Dundee City

4.7

West Lothian

4.1

North Ayrshire

3.1

North Lanarkshire

3.1

South Lanarkshire

2.9

East Ayrshire

2.7

East Lothian

2.3

Renfrewshire

2.3

Highland

2.0

Scottish Borders

2.0

Stirling

2.0

Aberdeenshire

1.8

Perth and Kinross

1.8

Inverclyde

1.6

Clackmannanshire

1.1

Dumfries and Galloway

1.1

South Ayrshire

0.5

Angus

0.0

Argyll and Bute

0.0

East Dunbartonshire

0.0

East Renfrewshire

0.0

Moray

0.0

Na h-Eileanan Siar

0.0

Orkney Islands

0.0

Shetland Islands

0.0

West Dunbartonshire

0.0

Total

555

Table C5: Geographic distribution of most disadvantaged students by council area – Quintile 1 of IMD (%)

Council area

Quintile 1 of IMD (%)

Glasgow City

30.6

North Lanarkshire

10.3

City of Edinburgh

6.2

South Lanarkshire

5.6

Dundee City

5.3

Renfrewshire

5.3

North Ayrshire

5.1

Fife

4.1

Inverclyde

3.1

Aberdeen City

3.0

East Ayrshire

2.9

West Dunbartonshire

2.8

West Lothian

2.4

Highland

2.0

Falkirk

1.9

South Ayrshire

1.9

Clackmannanshire

1.6

Argyll and Bute

0.9

East Renfrewshire

0.9

Angus

0.8

Dumfries and Galloway

0.6

East Lothian

0.5

Scottish Borders

0.5

East Dunbartonshire

0.5

Perth and Kinross

0.5

Stirling

0.4

Aberdeenshire

0.2

Midlothian

0.2

Moray

0.2

Na h-Eileanan Siar

0.0

Orkney Islands

0.0

Shetland Islands

0.0

Total

1,295

Table C6: Distribution of quintile 1 students by urban-rural classification and measure of disadvantage

 

HESA measure quintile 1

POLAR quintile 1

IMD quintile 1

Large urban areas

33.8

50.0

55.9

Other urban areas

42.6

37.1

31.8

Accessible small towns

11.0

7.2

6.1

Remote small towns

3.0

1.3

0.6

Very remote small towns

1.4

0.0

1.2

Accessible rural areas

5.4

3.2

3.3

Remote rural areas

2.0

1.3

1.2

Very remote rural areas

0.9

0.0

0.1

Total

1,930

555

1,295

Table C7: Distribution of quintile 1 students by NSSEC and measure of disadvantage

 

HESA measure quintile 1

POLAR quintile 1

IMD quintile 1

NSSEC groups 1 or 2

24.5

29.1

26.4

NSSEC groups 3 to 8

54.8

49.6

50.7

Missing information

20.7

21.2

22.9

Total

1,930

555

1,295

Table C8: Distribution of quintile 1 students by parental education and measure of disadvantage

 

HESA measure quintile 1

POLAR quintile 1

IMD quintile 1

Parent has HE qualification

28.6

31.1

30.5

Parent doesn't have HE qualification

47.1

47.7

42.3

Don't know

9.6

9.4

9.7

Information refused

14.8

11.9

17.5

No response given

0.0

0.0

0.0

Total

1,930

555

1,295

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