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4. Employed population with tertiary level education by industry in 2005

Industry Tertiiary level
Total Doctorate Licentiate Higher-degree level Other tertiary degrees
Total of which women Total of which women Total of which women Total of which women Total of which women
Total 830 375 464 884 16 121 6 006 7 001 2 732 223 567 117 623 583 686 338 523
Agriculture, forestry and fishing 16 045 6 390 45 18 32 13 1 784 686 14 184 5 673
Mining and quarrying 860 221 4 1 5 . 195 52 656 168
Manufactureof food products, textiles 9 683 5 510 42 22 16 5 1 546 818 8 079 4 665
Manufactureof wood products, pulp, paper products 34 186 14 806 327 120 209 87 8 531 3 885 25 119 10 714
Manufacture of metals, metal products, machinery and equipment 47 282 10 862 308 53 265 30 9 896 2 103 36 813 8 676
Manufacture of computers, communication equipment 21 460 6 309 319 38 268 45 8 499 2 300 12 374 3 926
Manufacturing n.e.c. 6 927 2 456 15 3 23 8 900 309 5 989 2 136
Electricity, gas and water supply 6 679 1 966 25 7 28 3 1 323 316 5 303 1 640
Construction 24 054 3 633 14 4 35 4 1 572 369 22 433 3 256
Trade 88 465 47 406 235 91 160 62 11 206 5 390 76 864 41 863
Transport, communications 26 062 11 722 32 10 53 15 3 069 1 242 22 908 10 455
Telecommunications 9 613 4 207 13 4 34 5 2 014 692 7 552 3 506
Financial intermediation 26 824 17 189 79 12 118 25 6 714 2 553 19 913 14 599
Computer and related activities 25 257 7 810 155 19 144 25 8 528 2 176 16 430 5 590
Business services 86 115 37 950 531 166 538 147 23 270 8 970 61 776 28 667
Research institutes in publis sector 8 341 4 046 1 384 556 460 157 3 926 1 877 2 571 1 456
Other research activities 2 190 1 210 286 94 96 32 1 000 514 808 570
Universities 22 782 12 158 6 130 2 163 1 472 580 10 900 6 195 4 280 3 220
Other higher education 6 177 3 774 487 233 466 235 3 392 2 184 1 832 1 122
Other eduction 88 721 61 505 657 293 965 514 49 879 36 150 37 220 24 548
Health and social work 151 948 131 551 3 262 1 466 393 276 26 589 18 507 121 704 111 302
Public administration 70 108 40 332 1 084 389 785 313 22 612 11 229 45 627 28 401
Other industries 40 395 25 165 462 142 358 110 13 280 7 266 26 295 17 647
Unknown industry 10 201 6 706 225 102 78 41 2 942 1 840 6 956 4 723

Source: Human resources of science and technology 2006. Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Markku Virtaharju (09) 1734 3290

Director in charge: Kaija Hovi


Updated 19.12.2007

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