Qualifications by London borough

Highest qualification levels obtained for working-age population by London borough (2019)

There is a large variation between London boroughs in terms of the proportion of the working-age population that have degree-level or above qualifications. Wandsworth has the highest proportion of its working-age population with degree-level or above qualifications (66.9%), whilst Barking and Dagenham has the lowest (24%).

More than one in 10 of the working population in Hackney (10.8%), Islington (10.5%), Hounslow (10.5%), and Newham (10.1%) are without any formal qualifications.