Key Figures 2008-2012

Key Figures is a statistical publication in which the Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science (OCW) presents the latest figures regarding the results and status of its policy areas. ‘Key Figures’ provides a quantitative picture and a brief descriptive analysis of the developments in the areas of education, culture and science.

The 2008-2012 edition of ‘Key Figures’ comprises several standard chapters on education, student grants and loans, culture and the media, gender equality and the science sector. For each sector of education, information is provided regarding enrolment, institutions, staff, outcomes and expenditures. Additional chapters are devoted to particular themes such as early school-leaving, suitable education and analyses of school careers.