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£220,000 to improve support for new mothers
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- First Minister news conference
- Consultation launched on future of Welsh apprenticeships
- £220,000 to improve support for new mothers
- Consultation on the Code of Guidance to Local Authorities on the Allocation of Accommodation and Homelessness 2015
- Aligning the apprenticeship model to the needs of the Welsh economy
- Consultation on the future of Right to Buy and Right to Acquire – a White Paper for social housing.
- Age of sale for nicotine inhaling products: draft regulations
- Revised Child Poverty Strategy for Wales
- Sharing the location of TB infected farms
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- Statistics & Research
16 to 18 year olds
- 82 per cent engaged in some kind of education or training (80 per cent in 2012).
- 30 per cent were in full or part-time employment (29 per cent in 2012).
- 10 per cent were NEET (11 per cent in 2012).
19 to 24 year olds
- 39 per cent engaged in some kind of education or training (38 per cent in 2012).
- 61 per cent were in full or part-time employment (54 per cent in 2012).
- 21 per cent were NEET (23 per cent in 2012).
The information is drawn from a number of sources; data tables on participation in education from 1996 to 2013 will be available by single year of age up to the age of 30 through the Welsh Government interactive service StatsWales as soon as possible.
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