# FOI Request - Number of Pupils Absent

## Request 101003327921

Part One

Q1. In the academic year 2019-2020, the number of primary pupils were at school less than 50% of the School year?

Q2. In the academic year 2019-2020, the number of secondary pupils were at school less than 50% of the School year?

Q3. In the academic year 2020-2021, the number of primary pupils were at school less than 50% of the School year?

Q4. In the academic year 2020-2021, the number of secondary pupils were at school less than 50% of the School year?

Q5. In the academic year 2021-2022, the number of primary pupils were at school less than 50% of the School year?

Q6. In the academic year 2021-2022, the number of secondary pupils were at school less than 50% of the School year?

Q7. In the academic year 2022-2023, the number of primary pupils were at school less than 50% of the School year?

Q8. In the academic year 2022-2023, the number of secondary pupils were at school less than 50% of the School year?

Part Two

Q1. In the academic year 2019-2020, the number of primary pupils who were absent for 10% of the School year?

Q2. In the academic year 2019-2020, the number of secondary pupils who were absent for 10% of the School year?

Q3. In the academic year 2020-2021, the number of primary pupils who were absent for 10% of the School year?

Q4. In the academic year 2020-2021, the number of secondary pupils who were absent for 10% of the School year?

Q5. In the academic year 2021-2022, the number of primary pupils who were absent for 10% of the School year?

Q6. In the academic year 2021-2022, the number of secondary pupils who were absent for 10% of the School year?

Q7. In the academic year 2022-2023, the number of primary pupils who were absent for 10% of the School year?

Q8. In the academic year 2022-2023, the number of secondary pupils who were absent for 10% of the School year?

## Response 15-06-2023

**Primary**

**<50%**

Year |
Percentage |
Number |

2019/20 | 0.3% | 23 |

2020/21 | 0.4% | 31 |

2021/22 | 0.7% | 48 |

*2022/23 | 0.6% | 40 |

**<90%**

2019/20 | 17.3% | 1249 |

2020/21 | 9.6% | 701 |

2021/22 | 25.0% | 1802 |

*2022/23 | 23.1% | 1644 |

**Secondary**

**<50%**

Year |
Percentage |
Number |

2019/20 | 2.6% | 132 |

2020/21 | 2.1% | 112 |

2021/22 | 3.2% | 176 |

*2022/23 | 3.7% | 202 |

**<90%**

2019/20 | 29.9% | 1507 |

2020/21 | 22.2% | 1197 |

2021/22 | 36.1% | 1977 |

*2022/23 | 35.2% | 1944 |