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Appendix figure 3. Persons with doctorate degree, median ages by the field of science in 1992 - 2010

Appendix figure 3. Persons with doctorate degree, median ages by the field of science in 1992 - 2010
The youngest doctorate degree holders are found in the fields of natural sciences and technology. Their median age is a little over 30 years. The completers of doctorate degrees in the fields of social sciences, and humanities and arts are about eight years older.

Source: Human resources of science and technology 2010. Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.03.2012

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Human resources of science and technology [e-publication].
ISSN=1797-3244. 2010, Appendix figure 3. Persons with doctorate degree, median ages by the field of science in 1992 - 2010 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 25.9.2018].
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