Appendix table 9. Employed person aged 15-74 by educational level and sex in 2001 - 2009

  Employed, 1000 persons
Year
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
Sex Level of education                  
Both sexes total Total 2 367 2 372 2 365 2 365 2 401 2 443 2 492 2 531 2 457
Upper secondary education (3) 1 018 1 038 1 035 1 049 1 095 1 120 1 138 1 155 1 120
Tertiary education total (5,6,7,8) 800 807 822 838 855 880 918 942 942
- lowest level tertiary education (5) 417 403 396 394 389 378 367 364 354
- lower university level (6) 167 174 191 205 219 243 269 282 283
- higher university or doctorate level (7,8) 217 230 234 239 247 259 281 297 305
No post-basic level education or level of education unknown 548 527 508 477 451 444 436 434 395
Males Total 1 240 1 229 1 227 1 229 1 243 1 266 1 289 1 315 1 255
Upper secondary education (3) 554 560 566 576 598 615 627 639 614
Tertiary education total (5,6,7,8) 372 371 375 380 383 390 406 419 410
- lowest level tertiary education (5) 177 162 153 151 152 144 140 142 133
- lower university level (6) 86 93 104 108 106 118 128 133 130
- higher university or doctorate level (7,8) 109 116 119 121 125 128 138 144 147
No post-basic level education or level of education unknown 314 297 286 273 263 261 256 257 230
Females Total 1 127 1 144 1 137 1 136 1 158 1 178 1 202 1 216 1 202
Upper secondary education (3) 464 478 469 474 497 505 511 516 506
Tertiary education total (5,6,7,8) 429 435 446 458 473 490 511 524 532
- lowest level tertiary education (5) 239 241 244 243 237 234 228 222 221
- lower university level (6) 81 81 88 97 113 125 140 149 154
- higher university or doctorate level (7,8) 108 114 115 118 122 131 143 153 157
No post-basic level education or level of education unknown 234 230 222 204 188 183 180 176 165

Source: Labour force survey 2010. Statistics Finland

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Updated 1.11.2011

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. Time series data 2001-2010 2010, Appendix table 9. Employed person aged 15-74 by educational level and sex in 2001 - 2009 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 25.8.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2010/16/tyti_2010_16_2011-11-01_tau_009_en.html