Appendix table 3. Proportion of the unemployed among persons with tertiary level qualifications aged 18 to 64 of the labour force by field of education

  2003    2008    2009    2010    2011    2012    2013*  
Humanities and Arts 8,8 7,1 8,5 7,8 7,9 9,0 11,0
Technology 6,2 4,7 7,9 6,4 5,7 6,7 8,6
Natural Sciences 5,2 5,2 6,0 5,7 5,6 6,6 8,5
Social Sciences and Business 6,8 5,1 6,4 5,7 5,7 6,3 7,9
Agriculture and Forestry 6,1 5,4 6,2 5,5 5,6 6,1 7,2
Services 5,0 3,7 4,6 4,3 4,1 4,3 5,9
Teacher Education and Educational Science 3,2 3,1 3,4 3,1 3,2 3,6 4,2
Health and Welfare 3,6 1,9 2,2 2,1 1,9 2,2 2,8
All persons with higher university degree/Doctorate degree 5,9 4,4 5,9 5,2 5,0 5,7 7,2
All working-age people, total 12,0 9,0 11,6 10,4 9,9 10,8 12,6

Source: Employment Statistics, Statistics Finland

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Updated 16.12.2014

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