These statistics have been discontinued.

No new data will be produced from these statistics.

4. Employed population with tertiary level education in 2007

Industry Tertiary degree
Highly educated total Doctorate Licentiate Higher-degree level Other tertiary degrees
Industries total 869 100 18 047 6 950 241 601 602 502
Agriculture, forestry and fishery 17 365 65 35 2 205 15 060
Mining and quarrying 1 018 11 11 251 745
Food, textiles 9 532 43 13 1 665 7 811
Wood products, pulp, paper products 35 138 442 241 9 319 25 136
Metals, machinery and equipment 51 504 360 264 11 499 39 381
Computers, telecommunication equipment 20 487 338 227 8 467 11 455
Other manufacturing 6 931 23 29 1 001 5 878
Electricity, gas and water supply 7 057 33 29 1 539 5 456
Construction 26 047 18 38 1 940 24 051
Trade 90 837 262 161 11 849 78 565
Transport, communications 27 340 40 44 3 358 23 898
Telecommunications 7 886 16 25 1 604 6 241
Financial and insurance intermediatio 28 929 114 121 7 637 21 057
Computer and related activities 29 542 226 182 10 487 18 647
Business services 98 371 765 559 27 784 69 263
Research institutes in publec sector 8 605 1 545 434 4 111 2 515
Other research activities 2 639 366 110 1 213 950
Universities 24 459 6 817 1 414 11 610 4 618
Other tertiary education 7 746 539 564 4 244 2 399
Other education 88 836 679 876 52 463 34 818
Human health activities 160 524 3 567 449 28 420 128 088
Public administration 71 957 1 190 784 23 623 46 360
Other industries 41 032 524 311 14 020 26 177
Industry unknown 5 318 64 29 1 292 3 933

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

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Human resources of science and technology [e-publication].
ISSN=1797-3244. 2008, 4. Employed population with tertiary level education in 2007 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 19.6.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tthv/2008/tthv_2008_2010-04-22_tau_004_en.html