English as an additional language

A learner of English as an additional language (EAL) is a pupil whose first language is other than English. First language is the language to which the child was initially exposed to during early development and continues to use this language in the home and community. This measure is the percentage of pupils (primary and secondary) for whom English is an additional language.

 

Number of school pupils for whom English is not their first language

Area201320142015201620172018
Mid Devon 011B5##5510
Q5 - Least Deprived308322343369379455
Mid Devon299363404433513529
Devon2,5492,8082,9723,3153,6983,770
Eastern Locality1,7862,0062,1692,4422,7312,880

# = less than 5

 

Percentage of school pupils for whom English is not their first language

Area201320142015201620172018
Mid Devon 011B2.4%##2.7%2.4%4.7%
Q5 - Least Deprived2.5%2.6%2.8%3.0%3.1%3.6%
Mid Devon2.9%3.5%3.8%4.1%4.8%4.9%
Devon2.7%3.0%3.2%3.5%3.9%3.9%
Eastern Locality4.0%4.4%4.8%5.3%5.8%6.0%

 

Percentage trend of school pupils for whom English is not their first language

 

Percentage of school pupils for whom English is not their first language

 

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