Appendix table 2. Students in upper secondary general education and completers of matriculation examination by region in 2015

Region of studying Students, total Students, women Completers of matriculation examination, total Completers of matriculation examination, women
Whole country, total 1) 104 060 59 561 30 617 17 589
Mainland Finland 103 564 59 278 30 445 17 484
Uusimaa 35 099 19 251 9 689 5 379
Varsinais-Suomi 8 370 4 777 2 637 1 505
Satakunta 3 997 2 341 1 195 687
Kanta-Häme 2 840 1 633 929 513
Pirkanmaa 9 484 5 608 2 790 1 636
Päijät-Häme 3 589 2 064 1 076 637
Kymenlaakso 2 836 1 709 829 480
South Karelia 1 982 1 185 631 393
Etelä-Savo 2 980 1 883 818 500
Pohjois-Savo 4 282 2 559 1 331 787
North Karelia 2 777 1 627 825 466
Central Finland 4 786 2 756 1 464 853
South Ostrobothnia 3 337 1 937 1 037 607
Ostrobothnia 3 236 1 826 1 036 617
Central Ostrobothnia 1 403 823 462 276
North Ostrobothnia 8 017 4 615 2 273 1 322
Kainuu 1 363 806 415 247
Lapland 3 186 1 878 1 008 579
Åland total 464 269 162 98
Åland 464 269 162 98
1) Includes the Aurinkorannikon suomalainen koulu (Colegio Finlandés) located in Spain, with 32 students in upper secondary general education of whom 14 are female and with 10 completers of matriculation examination of whom seven are female.

Source: Education, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Pirkko Kumpulainen 029 551 3580, koulutustilastot@stat.fi

Director in charge: Jari Tarkoma


Updated 9.6.2016

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Upper secondary general school education [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-165X. 2015, Appendix table 2. Students in upper secondary general education and completers of matriculation examination by region in 2015 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 22.10.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/lop/2015/lop_2015_2016-06-09_tau_002_en.html