Official Statistics of Finland

Educational structure of population

Producer: Statistics Finland

Latest release:
Young women highly educated, Uusimaa has the population with highest educational qualifications
06 Nov 2014
By the end of 2013, a total of 3,164,095 persons in Finland had attained post-comprehensive level educational qualifications in upper secondary general school education, vocational education, polytechnic education or university education. In other words, 69 per cent of the population aged 15 or over had completed a post-comprehensive level qualification. The share of those with a post-comprehensive level qualification remained unchanged.

Next release:
5 Nov 2015

Description: The statistics on the educational structure of the population describe the post-comprehensive school educational qualifications and degrees attained by the population aged 15 and over. Besides diverse data describing education, the statistics contain information on the age, gender, native language, nationality and migration of attainers of educational qualifications and degrees.
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Keywords: degrees, education, graduates, level of education, qualifications.
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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Educational structure of population [e-publication].
ISSN=2242-2919. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 29.8.2015].
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