Apprenticeship target

Meeting: 
MQT on 2013-12-18
Session date: 
December 18, 2013
Reference: 
2013/4591
Question By: 
Stephen Knight
Organisation: 
Liberal Democrats
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

Your manifesto pledged to create a further 250,000 apprenticeships if re-elected. Your answer to my question 2013/3942 said 131,310 apprenticeships were created between 2010/11 and July 2013. How many have you created since your re-election?

Answer

Answer for Apprenticeship target

Answer for Apprenticeship target

Answered By: 
The Mayor

Figures published on the London Datastore show the number starts per academic year (Aug to Jul). The latest apprenticeship data indicates that 92,300 apprenticeship starts have been created from August 2011 up to end of July 2013. This figure covers full year figures for 11/12 and provisional full year figures for 12/13. The confirmed figure will not been known until the final data is released in January 2014.

2011/12

2012/13

47,230

45,070