Appendix table 3. Course training costs in 2005 and 2010 in EU Member States, Norway and Croatia 1)

Costs per employee,
euro
Costs per participant,
euro
Costs per training hour,
euro
2005      2010      2005      2010      2005      2010     
Denmark 1 011 .. 2 724 .. 93 ..
France 842 935 1 849 2 057 66 73
Luxembourg 798 774 1 625 1 514 49 40
Sweden 763 697 1 653 1 465 49 62
Ireland 683 .. 1 404 .. 56 ..
Belgium 681 1 084 1 709 2 094 55 61
Netherlands 677 830 2 084 2 150 54 61
Slovenia 534 526 1 077 1 188 37 32
Austria 525 637 1 577 1 916 59 64
Germany 487 592 1 640 1 499 55 66
Finland 448 464 1 144 1 154 46 51
Norway 447 .. 1 544 .. 48 ..
Italy 420 442 1 459 1 227 57 53
Malta 408 472 1 282 1 319 36 33
Spain 370 515 1 109 1 066 43 52
United Kingdom    345 266 1 060 872 53 35
Czech Republic 332 240 565 394 24 27
Cyprus 325 677 1 072 1 840 49 69
Hungary 304 332 1 904 1 747 52 55
Slovakia 259 367 680 846 22 30
Portugal 238 475 849 1 196 32 28
Estonia 213 198 874 647 32 25
Poland 191 200 926 656 31 29
Greece 142 .. 1 042 .. 41 ..
Lithuania 118 115 808 621 25 18
Romania 102 178 587 999 19 13
Bulgaria 79 92 539 425 18 17
Latvia 66 96 753 398 29 27
Croatia .. 244 .. 1 084 .. 38
1) The countries are arranged based on the costs in 2005.

The figures of the different countries have been made equal in terms of purchasing power using the PPP (Purchasing power parity) method. For this reason, the figures for Finland, for example, are not the same as the euro-denominated data of the release from 17 April 2013.

Source: CVTS, Continuing vocational training survey, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Hannu Virtanen 09 1734 2514, Tarja Seppänen 09 1734 3220, cvts@stat.fi

Director in charge: Riitta Harala


Updated 3.10.2013

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): CVTS, Continuing vocational training [e-publication].
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