Appendix table 2. Unemployment risk among students by level of education in 2010 to 2015, %

  Year
Level of education 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Upper secondary level education 13.5 13.2 14.2 18.2 20.3 21.9
Lowest/lower-degree level tertiary education 3.1 3.0 3.4 4.2 4.6 4.7
Higher-degree level tertiary education 5.0 4.6 5.5 7.4 8.0 7.9
Doctorate or equivalent level tertiary education 5.9 6.0 6.6 7.8 7.8 9.6
Other students 20.9 22.7 22.9 25.8 26.7 24.6
Students, total 9.8 9.8 10.3 12.9 14.2 14.8
Total number of students having become unemployed 22,439 22,807 23,365 29,726 33,583 35,347

Source: Employment Statistics, Statistics Finland

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Updated 25.5.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Employment [e-publication].
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