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Educational structure of population

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF)
Statistics on the educational structure of the population describe qualifications attained by the population aged 15 or over after comprehensive school, lower secondary school or elementary school. The data are based on Statistics Finland’s Register of Completed Education and Degrees and published once a year.

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According to Statistics Finland, 3,502,000 persons had completed a post-comprehensive level qualification in 2021. A total of 1,551,200 had completed a tertiary level qualification, which is one-third of the population aged 15 or over.

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release | Educational structure of population 2021

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