4. Persons with tertiary degrees as a proportion of the
population aged 16 to 74 in 2000 - 2007
The proportion of the population with tertiary level degrees has
grown steadily at the annual rate of 0.5 per cent throughout the
2000s. In 2007 slightly over 28 per cent of the population were
highly educated. Good eight per cent of the population have
completed doctorate or higher tertiary level degrees.
Source: Human resources of science and technology
2007. Statistics Finland
Inquiries: Marianne Kaplas (09) 1734 3421,
Director in charge: Leena Storgårds
Contents (Human resources of science and technology 2008)
Official Statistics of Finland (OSF):
Human resources of science and technology [e-publication].
4. Persons with tertiary degrees as a proportion of the population aged 16 to 74 in 2000 - 2007
. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 24.5.2013].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tthv/2008/tthv_2008_2010-04-22_kuv_004_en.html.