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Appendix table 2. Immediate transition for further studies by new passers of the matriculation examination 2005 - 2018 1)

Year of graduation Completers of the matriculation examination Continued studies in upper secondary vocational education Continued studies in university of applied sciences education Continued studies in university education Did not continue studies leading to a qualification or degree
Total % Total % Total % Total % Total %
2005 30 543 100,0 1 381 4,5 6 104 20,0 6 691 21,9 16 367 53,6
2006 29 294 100,0 1 296 4,4 5 631 19,2 6 737 23,0 15 630 53,4
2007 29 935 100,0 1 305 4,4 6 245 20,9 6 717 22,4 15 668 52,3
2008 29 262 100,0 1 290 4,4 5 986 20,5 6 273 21,4 15 713 53,7
2009 29 467 100,0 1 380 4,7 5 745 19,5 6 016 20,4 16 326 55,4
2010 29 115 100,0 1 284 4,4 5 574 19,1 5 909 20,3 16 348 56,1
2011 29 115 100,0 1 283 4,4 5 223 17,9 5 838 20,1 16 771 57,6
2012 28 317 100,0 1 231 4,3 4 924 17,4 5 655 20,0 16 507 58,3
2013 28 473 100,0 1 313 4,6 4 516 15,9 5 631 19,8 17 013 59,8
2014 28 179 100,0 1 448 5,1 3 713 13,2 5 278 18,7 17 740 63,0
2015 27 325 100,0 1 376 5,0 3 281 12,0 5 068 18,5 17 600 64,4
2016 27 070 100,0 1 114 4,1 3 015 11,1 4 760 17,6 18 181 67,2
2017 27 151 100,0 926 3,4 2 746 10,1 4 797 17,7 18 682 68,8
2018 27 270 100,0 696 2,6 2 630 9,6 4 997 18,3 18 947 69,5
1) The table includes the completers of the matriculation examination in the spring semester (1 January to 31 July) of the statistical reference year.

Source: Education. Statistics Finland

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Updated 12.12.2019

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Entrance to education [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-4527. 2018, Appendix table 2. Immediate transition for further studies by new passers of the matriculation examination 2005 - 2018 1) . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 11.8.2022].
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