Apprenticeship spend by Local Authority (£)

In 2020/21 Apprenticeship spend accounted for about £17.3 million of which:

24% was accounted for by learners living within both Birmingham and Dudley, Sandwell (15%), 12% in relation to Walsall and Wolverhampton (11%) with both Solihull and Coventry (7%).

Apprenticeship spend by LEP area (£)

62% was accounted for by learners living within the Black Country LEP area, 31% within Birmingham and Solihull LEP and the remainder within Coventry and Warwickshire LEP area.

Apprenticeship spend by Level (£)

31% related to Level 2 enrolments, 55% to Level 3 enrolments, with 14% Level 4 or more enrolments (1% of enrolments were unknown).

Apprenticeship spend by sector (£)

Building and Construction and Engineering were the two sectors accounting for the largest spend.