DE's Statistics and Research Team publishes statistics on numbers of schools and pupils, drawn from the school census, annually. Details about pupil:teacher ratios, participation rates, school leavers' destinations and qualifications are also published via statistical release on an annual basis. These may be accessed via the statistical release section of this website.
Additional breakdowns of the data found in these statistical releases may be accessed under the Statistics on Education part of the website.
Details of forthcoming statistical releases may be accessed via the Publications Schedule link.