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Appendix table 5. Direct transition to further studies of passers of the matriculation examination by sex 2012 1)

  Total Change from the previous year, percentage points Women Change from the previous year, percentage points Men Change from the previous year, percentage points
  %   %   %
Completers of the matriculation examination 2012 31 996 100,0 . 18 480 100,0 . 13 516 100,0 .
Continued studies in upper secondary vocational education 1 324 4,1 –0,1 1 066 5,8 0,0 258 1,9 –0,1
Continued studies in polytechnic education 5 005 15,6 –0,6 2 902 15,7 –0,5 2 103 15,6 –0,6
Continued studies in university education 5 680 17,8 0,0 2 925 15,8 0,2 2 755 20,4 –0,5
Did not continue in studies leading to a qualification or degree 19 987 62,5 0,7 11 587 62,7 0,2 8 400 62,1 1,2
1) Those continuing education are included once in the table figures according to the highest level of education.

Source: Education. Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.1.2014

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Entrance to education [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-4527. 2012, Appendix table 5. Direct transition to further studies of passers of the matriculation examination by sex 2012 1) . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 19.8.2022].
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