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Students and qualifications

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF)
Statistics on students and qualifications contain data on pupils in pre-primary and comprehensive education and students and qualifications in post-comprehensive education leading to a qualification or degree. The data derive mainly from the KOSKI and VIRTA databases. The data are published several times a year.

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According to Statistics Finland's education statistics, a total of 107,000 students attended general upper secondary education leading to a qualification in 2021. There were nearly 37,000 new students in general upper secondary education. The number of students remained nearly unchanged compared with the previous year. A total of 29,809 matriculation examinations were completed. The figure was 439 lower than one year before.

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release | Students and qualifications 2021, general upper secondary education
release | Students and qualifications 2021, vocational education and training
release | Students and qualifications 2021, university education
release | Students and qualifications 2021, university of applied sciences education

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