Education

Population with educational qualification 1)

Age 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
 
Total 65,5 66,2 67,0 67,7 68,5 69,4 70,2 70,7
70– 30,9 32,5 33,9 35,9 37,5 39,4 41,3 43,5
65–69 50,9 53,4 55,6 57,9 59,4 61,0 62,6 64,3
60–64 60,5 62,1 63,9 65,9 68,1 70,5 72,9 74,7
55–59 69,9 72,1 74,3 76,2 77,8 79,2 80,5 81,6
50–54 78,3 79,6 81,1 82,5 83,8 84,9 85,7 85,7
45–49 84,1 84,9 85,3 85,4 85,5 85,7 85,8 85,4
40–44 84,9 85,0 85,0 85,0 85,0 85,3 85,7 85,9
35–39 84,4 85,0 85,7 86,3 86,8 87,2 87,1 86,3
30–34 86,5 86,6 86,2 85,7 85,3 85,1 84,7 84,2
25–29 84,1 83,8 83,7 83,5 83,4 83,7 83,8 83,5
20–24 80,6 80,6 80,6 80,7 81,0 81,6 82,2 82,3
15–19 13,0 13,3 13,3 13,8 13,7 14,3 14,2 14,0

1) Population by age group with a qualification from upper secondary schools, vocational schools and colleges, university of applied sciences or universities

Source: Statistics Finland, Educational structure of population

Table in Excel format (xlsx)

Updated: 5.12.2016

Students in education leading to qualifications and qualifications attained

Students   2013 2014 2015
Basic comprehensive school education, compulsory education school 540 477 542 932 546 065
Basic education of adults 2 440 2 112 2 220
Upper secondary general education 105 898 103 914 104 060
Vocational education 313 972 321 736 325 085
University of applied sciences education 138 880 138 719 139 727
University education 167 179 163 759 157 436
Total 1 268 846 1 273 172 1 274 593
Qualifications achieved      
Leaving certificates from comprehensive school, compulsory education 59 886 58 009 58 284
Leaving certificates from comprehensive school, adult education 478 537 604
Upper secondary general school qualifications 32 125 32 064 31 081
Vocational and professional qualifications 69 206 71 987 74 645
University of applied sciences degrees 1) 24 833 25 002 26 175
University degrees 30 322 31 164 32 718
Total 216 850 218 763 223 507

1) Incl. second-cycle university of applied sciences degrees

Source: Statistics Finland, Students and qualifications of educational institutions

Table in Excel format (xlsx)

Updated: 5.12.2016

 

Main topic: Education

Last updated 7 Dec 2016

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