Appendix table 2. Students and completed qualifications and degrees in education leading to a qualification or degree by sector of education in 2014

Sector of education New students New students, women Students Students, women Completed qualifications and degrees Completed qualifications and degrees, women
  %   %   %
Total 281 440 52 1 273 172 51 218 763 54
Basic comprehensive school education, compulsory education school 1) 60 279 48 542 932 49 58 009 49
Basic education of adults 2) . . 2 112 48 537 45
Upper secondary general education 34 888 57 103 914 57 32 064 57
Vocational education 120 701 51 321 736 50 71 987 53
Polytechnic education 38 574 55 138 719 54 25 002 62
University education 26 998 55 163 759 54 31 164 59
1) Including pre-primary education in comprehensive schools.
2) Excluding new students in basic education of adults.

Source: Education, Statistics Finland

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Updated 16.12.2015

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Students and qualifications of educational institutions [e-publication].
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