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Positive Destinations Records, 16/12/14 [S]

More school leavers are moving to positive destinations such as employment, training or education than ever before.

Figures released today show that 92.3 per cent of leavers entered an initial positive destination in 2013/14, a rise of 0.9 percentage points on the previous year.

The report by Skills Development Scotland also shows that the percentage of leavers reported as unemployed and seeking employment or training has fallen again to 6.3 per cent, down from 7.1 per cent in 2012/13, the lowest it has been in the last 10 years.

For full details see the Scottish Government website.

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