Appendix table 1. The number of persons aged 18 to 24 outside work and education by age and highest completed qualification in 2017 1)

  Age
Highest completed qualification 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 Total
Comprehensive school ed./ed. unknown 3,270 3,654 4,155 4,204 4,298 4,271 4,511 28,363
Vocational examination 125 4,647 6,358 4,905 5,109 5,298 5,158 31,600
Matriculation examination 51 4,963 4,101 1,828 1,162 968 958 14,031
Tertiary education 0 0 1 19 190 517 794 1,521
Total 3,446 13,264 14,615 10,956 10,759 11,054 11,421 75,515
1) Persons outside work and education refers to persons in the following categories for main type of activity: unemployed persons, pensioners and other persons outside the labour force.

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Updated 12.2.2019

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