|Academic degree||No academic degree|
|Transistion rate of the children||Year||Share (%)|
to upper secondary level
from upper secondary level to higher education studies
Source: Deutsches Studentenwerk/German Centre for Higher Education Research and Science Studies, Sozialerhebung; Federal Statistical Office, Mikrozensus; German Centre for Higher Education Research and Science Studies, Studienanfängerbefragungen
1) For methodological reasons, assessments of education participation rates among specific social groups continue to use the concept of a family provider as an indicator of the social status of a student's family of origin. For the most part, the family provider is the father. In singel-parent families, the family provider is the single parent.
Last update: August 2011