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United Kingdom - Education at a Glance: Key findings for the UK
Alongside its main 'Education at a Glance 2014: OECD Indicators' publication, the OECD has issued country-specific notes. Key points from the country note for the UK include:
Also see the comparative report
This article is drawn from a forthcoming edition of Education in the News
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Last updated 19 September 2014