Education and research

Participation in adult education

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF)
Statistics on participation in adult education describe participation in education and learning among the adult population. The survey is carried out as part of the Adult Education Survey project of Eurostat. Data are collected with an inquiry and published around every five years.


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More than nine out of ten Finns aged 18 to 64 said they knew at least one foreign language. The number is the same as five years before. The dependency between the level of education and knowledge of foreign languages has decreased and language skills have increased from 1995 most among those with …

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