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Appendix table 1. Educational institutions’ adult education not leading to a qualification by main content and type of education in 2020

Content of education 1) Type of education
Other vocational education, education to intensify or supplement professional competence Other vocational education, preparatory education for a professional task Employment training
for adults
Courses ordered by the employer Education organised as liberal adult education Open
university
of
applied
sciences
Open
university
teaching
Other education Total
Total 163 606 7 712 410 833 206 799 2 348 905 1 389 068 52 642 295 266 4 874 831
General education 2 759 0 22 710 209 48 794 980 0 26 429 101 881
Humanities and Education 14 306 28 136 345 20 104 501 630 83 095 23 947 32 923 812 378
Culture 3 269 0 922 1 484 1 131 424 78 064 11 418 61 125 1 287 706
Economics and Administration 10 812 0 30 678 17 120 64 004 383 517 13 985 7 461 527 577
Natural sciences 2 777 0 810 1 549 58 735 176 845 832 6 810 248 358
Technology and Transport 34 214 7 648 126 809 105 105 25 440 201 201 793 24 640 525 850
Natural resources and the Environment 2 268 0 376 486 13 332 31 670 64 3 843 52 039
Welfare, Health and Sport 81 103 36 17 370 34 839 459 271 330 358 1 422 19 005 943 404
Tourism, Catering and Home economics 4 126 0 22 523 2 119 17 271 102 995 181 3 036 152 251
Other education 7 972 0 52 290 23 784 29 004 343 0 109 994 223 387
1) The educational administration’s classification of fields of education, application for adult education 2003

Source: Education. Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Tarja Seppänen 029 551 3220, koulutustilastot@stat.fi

Head of Department in charge: Hannele Orjala


Updated 1.12.2021

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Adult education of educational institutions [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-4551. 2020, Appendix table 1. Educational institutions’ adult education not leading to a qualification by main content and type of education in 2020 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 14.8.2022].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/oaiop/2020/oaiop_2020_2021-12-01_tau_001_en.html