Special Educational Needs

The term ‘special educational needs’ refers to children who have learning difficulties or disabilities that make it harder for them to learn than most children of the same age. Many children will have special needs of some kind at some time during their education. This measure shows the number of children in any special educational needs category as a percentage of all pupils.

 

Number of children with special educational needs

Area201320142015201620172018
East Devon 001C202324222623
Q3 - Average6,0905,9255,3024,9744,9595,002
East Devon3,2563,4082,9982,6962,9053,005
Devon19,72019,68817,10816,15016,20516,288
Eastern LCP9,6919,5278,1287,4647,7538,179

 

Percentage of children with special educational needs

Area201320142015201620172018
East Devon 001C17.7%19.3%17.6%17.6%20.5%20.5%
Q3 - Average20.7%20.3%18.1%16.7%16.4%16.4%
East Devon20.3%20.9%18.3%16.0%17.0%17.3%
Devon21.3%21.2%18.3%17.1%17.0%16.9%
Eastern LCP21.7%21.1%17.8%16.1%16.5%17.1%

 

Percentage trend of children with special educational needs

 

Percentage of children with special educational needs (latest data)

 

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