In Austria, the number of early school leavers as
a proportion of the corresponding age group has decreased since the
The term early school leavers (or more accurately: early leavers from education and training) refers to people between 18 and 24 years of age whose highest qualification is below upper secondary level and who are not participating in education, training or further education.
Since 2014, according to ISCED 2011 the successful completion of the third grade of a five-year College for higher vocational education has been classified as attainment of ISCED level 3; previously, under ISCED97 this certificate was included in attainment on ISCED level 2.
In 2018, the proportion of early school leavers was
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