Appendix table 1. Students in education leading to a qualification or degree by sector of education 2010 and 2011

Sector of education 2010 2011 1) Change
2010-2011, %
Total 1 248 681 1 247 100 0
Basic comprehensive school education, compulsory education school 546 423 541 931 –1
Basic education of adults 2 361 2 352 0
Upper secondary general education 111 778 109 700 –2
Vocational education 279 863 284 300 2
Polytechnic education 138 852 139 857 1
University education 169 404 169 000 0
1) The data on upper secondary general education, vocational and university education are preliminary.

Source: Education. Statistics Finland

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Updated 26.1.2012

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Students and qualifications of educational institutions [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7679. 2011, Appendix table 1. Students in education leading to a qualification or degree by sector of education 2010 and 2011 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 24.1.2020].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/opiskt/2011/opiskt_2011_2012-01-26_tau_001_en.html