Appendix table 2. Students in upper secondary general education and completers of matriculation examination by region in 2012

Region of studying Students, total Students, women Completers of matriculation examination, total Completers of matriculation examination, women
Whole country, total 1) 107 412 60 864 31 595 18 244
Continental Finland 106 884 60 542 31 425 18 137
Uusimaa 36 015 19 659 9 675 5 396
Varsinais-Suomi 8 737 5 022 2 673 1 568
Satakunta 4 154 2 388 1 180 681
Kanta-Häme 3 017 1 681 878 527
Pirkanmaa 9 753 5 647 2 847 1 631
Päijät-Häme 3 721 2 135 1 205 716
Kymenlaakso 2 888 1 630 938 555
South Karelia 2 117 1 243 642 355
Etelä-Savo 3 226 1 989 864 507
Pohjois-Savo 4 521 2 669 1 401 851
North Karelia 2 895 1 630 854 499
Central Finland 4 883 2 753 1 530 897
South Ostrobothnia 3 422 2 005 1 127 665
Ostrobothnia 3 205 1 848 1 172 686
Central Ostrobothnia 1 348 800 454 273
North Ostrobothnia 7 905 4 522 2 471 1 451
Kainuu 1 636 903 489 270
Lapland 3 441 2 018 1 025 609
Åland total 461 275 152 95
Åland 461 275 152 95
1) Includes the Aurinkorannikon suomalainen koulu (Colegio Finlandés) located in Spain, with 67 students in upper secondary general education of which 47 are female and 18 completers of matriculation examination of which 12 were female.

Source: Education, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Pirkko Kumpulainen 09 1734 3580, koulutustilastot@stat.fi

Director in charge: Riitta Harala


Updated 12.6.2013

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Upper secondary general school education [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-165X. 2012, Appendix table 2. Students in upper secondary general education and completers of matriculation examination by region in 2012 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 15.10.2019].
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