NameClient/Responsible Institution AnalysisBrief Description (Type of Survey, Frequency, Processing)

Official Statistics

Statistics on Vocational Education Federal Statistical Office/State Statistical Offices Participation Full survey, differentiated data on training contracts, examinations, continuing education, trainers, training counsellors, as well as recognized occupational and vocational training, annual, volume of tables (pdf, xls)
Statistics on the Promotion of Continuing Vocational Training (FbW) German Federal Employment Agency Participation in measures of vocational training in accordance with SGBII and III Full survey, individual data, for instance entry in general FbW, certificates in recognized occupational training,
monthly updated charts (xls)

Statistics of Individual States

Adult Education in Bavaria Bavarian State Office for Statistics and Data Processing Institutions for continuing education Full survey of accredited state continuing educational organizations on institutional features, staff, funding, programme data, annual,
volume of tables (pdf, xls)
Statistische Statistical Reports – Training Programmes in “Second Chance Learning” (Zweiter Bildungsweg) State Office for Statistics Berlin Institutions for continuing education Full survey of all institutions for second chance learning in the state of Berlin on participants, types of certificates and schools, annual,
volume of tables (pdf)
State Office for Statistics in Rhineland-Palatine Institutions for continuing education Full survey on institutional features, staff, funding and programme data (i.e. lessons, thematic profiles),
annual,
volume of tables (pdf)

Statistics on Sponsors

Statistics on Adult Education Centres German Adult Education Association (Deutscher Volkhochschul-Verband e.V. – dvv)
German Institute for Adult Education (DIE)
Institutions for continuing education (adult education centres) Full survey on institutional features, staff, funding and programme data (i.e. lessons, thematic profiles), annual, volume of tables (pdf))
Networks Statistics on Continuing Education Association of German Educational Organisations (Arbeitskreis deutscher Bildungsstätten – AdB), National Committee Work and Life (Bundesarbeitskreis Arbeit und Leben – AuL), German Protestant Consortium for Adult Education (Deutsche Evangelische Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Erwachsenenbildung – DEAE) and Catholic Federal Association for Adult Education (Katholische Bundesarbeitsgemeinschaft für Erwachsenenbildung – KBE), German Adult Education Association (Deutscher Volkhochschul-Verband e.V. – dvv), German Institute for Adult Education (DIE) Institutions for continuing education (members of participating networks) Voluntary survey on institutional features, staff, funding and programme data (i.e. lessons, thematic profiles),
annual,
volume of tables (pdf)
wbmonitor Federal Institute for Vocational Education and Training (Bundesinstitut für Berufsbildung – BIBB), German Institute for Adult Education (DIE) Institutions for continuing education Voluntary survey on the profile of institutions, Climate Index, annually alternating topical focus,
annual,
report (pdf)

Research Reports

Federal Ministry of Education and Research (Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung – BMBF)/project network Individuals Survey of representative random population between the age of 19 – 64 on participation in continuing education,
every three years 1979 – 2003, 2007
research report (pdf)

Integrated general report (1985 – 2003) including various evaluated secondary data (pdf)

IAB Establishment Panel Research Report Institute for Employment Research (Institut für Arbeitsmarkt und Berufsforschung – IAB) Companies Survey on representative samples from companies including a minimum of one employee on topics including training and continuing education and training, annual panel survey, research report (pdf)
Continuing Vocational Training Survey (CVTS) – German Edition Federal Statistical Office Companies Survey on random companies with 10 or more employees on programmes of continuing education within the company and participating employees,
1994, 2000, 2006,
volume of tables with methodical comments (pdf, xls)

Data Collections

Report on Vocational Training and Education Federal Ministry of Education and Research (Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung – BMBF   Secondary report of various data on vocational training and education in one chapter, table appendix,
annual,
volume of tables (pdf)
Basic and Structural Data Federal Ministry of Education and Research (Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung – BMBF   Secondary report of various sources on continuing education in one chapter,
annual,
volume of tables (pdf)
Continuing Education Federal Statistical Office   Secondary report of various sources on continuing education for employees, continuing education in companies, statistics by the Federal Statistical Office, statistics on continuing education of the chambers,
annual, first published in 2007,
volume of tables (pdf)

International Source of Data

Labour Force Survey (LFS)

Eurostat Individuals Survey on participation in vocational and continuing education in the frame of LFS (annual) Online data including listing option by countries since 1995 (optional differentiation by gender)

Downloadable tables in different formats (xls, html, xml, tsv), charts and maps available

Ad hoc module with differentiated questionnaire on lifelong learning (2003 only)

Tables (html, xls) and database for download

Continuing Voacational Training Survey (CVTS)

 

Eurostat Companies Look above

Online database including choice of features and countries for data (2000 and 2005)

Tables (html, xls) and database for download

Research report on continuing education in companies by international standards (pdf)

Education at a Glance OECD Individuals, institutions International comparative study on educational systems, annually alternating topical focus, current edition (pdf), other editions (xls)

Letzte Änderung: 03/08/2017