These statistics have been discontinued.

No new data will be produced from these statistics.

2. Doctorate level degrees and the proportion of women 1995 - 2008

2. Doctorate level degrees and the proportion of women 1995 - 2008
In 2008 good one half of those having completed doctorate degrees, or 55 per cent, were women. Ten years earlier the proportion of women was 40 per cent and in the early 1990s women made up just one third of doctors.

Source: Human resources of science and technology 2007. Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Marianne Kaplas (09) 1734 3421, tiede.teknologia@stat.fi

Director in charge: Leena Storgårds


Updated 22.04.2010

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Human resources of science and technology [e-publication].
ISSN=1797-3244. 2008, 2. Doctorate level degrees and the proportion of women 1995 - 2008 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 17.7.2019].
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