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Study: AES 2011


Title 2011 Adult Education Survey (AES)


"After the first pilot exercise, the Adult Education Survey is run under a legal basis: Framework Regulation (EC) 452/2008, which makes it a compulsory European survey.
Therefore the second AES data colletion, 2011 AES took place in 2011 and 2012. It was the first to be run under the Framework Regulation and it was implemented by the Commission Regulation (EC) 823/2010." (


Geographical Coverage

"The anonymised 2011 AES microdata are available on CD-Rom including the national datasets of 30 countries which implemented the survey: BE, BG, CZ, DK, DE, EE, IE, EL, ES, FR, IT, CY, LV, LT, LU, HU, MT, NL, AT, PL, PT, RO, SI, SK, FI, SE, UK, NO, CH and RS (Republic of Serbia).
Croatia, Iceland and Liechtenstein did not take part in the 2011 AES data collection. Turkey implemented a survey on adult education in 2012 but the data are not available in the AES format yet."

Time Period Covered





Country Specific Information: AES 2011