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Statistics publication schedule

Our statistical publications are listed below. If you would like to be notified of future publications, please go to the Registration page.

Publications & statistics

2017 statistical publication schedule

We have added two publications  to our schedule below - College staffing data and Student satisfaction engagement.

Changes to statistical publications in 2017.

2017 statistical publications

Title: College Performance Indicators 2015-16National Statistics Quality Mark
Overview: To inform stakeholders about the performance of the sector, and to help colleges benchmark their performance against other similar colleges thereby supporting a wider quality improvement agenda. 
Release date: 24 January 2017


Title: Student Satisfaction and Engagement 2015-16 
Overview: This publication provides baseline information from the first full survey on student satisfaction and engagement of college students in Scotland. 
Release date: 24 January 2017


Title: College Statistics 2015-16 (previously Scotland’s Colleges: Baseline Report)
Overview: Provides an overview of the college sector, including full and part-time provision, analysis of subject areas and links to industry and equality groupings.
Release date: 24 January 2017


TitleParticipation indicators for Scottish HEIs 2015-16
Overview:  Based on Scottish-domiciled students only and provides information regarding widening access in the Scottish population.
Release date: 2 February 2017


Title: College staffing data 2015-16
Overview: This publication provides information on the staffing numbers in Scotland’s colleges, it provides data (both headcount and full-time equivalence) for staffing (teaching and non-teaching) including summary data on age profiles and some protective characteristics, and provides information for other national statistical publications. 
Release date: 30 March 2017


Title: Students eligible for funding 2016-17
Overview: This bulletin contains information, at sector level, about the numbers of students eligible for funding at the higher education institutions funded by SFC. Students eligible for funding are those students whose places are supported through SFC's main allocations of funding.
Release date: 30 March 2017


Title: Higher Education Students and Qualifiers at Scottish Institutions 2015-16National Statistics Quality Mark
Overview:  This publication contains information on HE provision and attainment in higher education institutions and colleges in Scotland.  This includes information on student characteristics, access and equalities, and cross-border flows.
Release date: 30 March 2017


Title: SFC Report on Widening Access 2015-16 (formerly Learning for All)
Overview: This publication contains information on widening access across the University and College sectors in Scotland, thereby supporting SFC’s strategy for widening access.  
Release date: 26 September 2017


Title: College Leaver Destinations 2015-16
Overview: This publication provides information on the destinations of successful full-time college leavers in Scotland, thereby supporting the Scottish Government strategies on Youth Employment and Skills for Scotland by providing key information for progression to further study and employment for all age groups.
Release date: 26 September 2017


Title: Student Satisfaction and Engagement 2016-17
Overview: This publication provides information on student satisfaction and engagement of college students in Scotland.
Release date: 31 October 2017

Previous years

2016 statistical publications

2015 statistical publications

2014 statistical publications

2013 statistical publications [Archive]

2012 statistical publications [Archive]

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