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Appendix table 6. Immediate applying for further studies by 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 .
Applied for upper secondary vocational education 648 2,0 –0,1 461 2,5 0,0 187 1,4 –0,1
Applied only for polytechnic education 6 337 19,8 –1,4 3 870 20,9 –2,0 2 467 18,3 –0,6
Applied for both polytechnic and university education 7 517 23,5 –0,9 4 774 25,8 –2,1 2 743 20,3 0,6
Applied only for university education 10 019 31,3 3,0 5 525 29,9 4,4 4 494 33,2 1,1
Did not apply for further studies 7 475 23,4 –0,6 3 850 20,8 -0,4 3 625 26,8 –1,0
1) Applicants 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 6. Immediate applying for further studies by passers of the matriculation examination by sex 2012 1) . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 19.8.2022].
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