Review of educational institution network

Description of the data collection

The objective of the data collection for the review of educational institutions in spring is to ascertain the educational institutions that will be operating on 20 September of the following autumn.

From whom are data collected?

The targets of the data collection are municipalities and joint municipal boards and the educational institutions maintained by them.

Data processing

The obligation to provide data is based on the Statistics Act 280/2004 (changed 361/2013). The Statistics Act obliges Statistics Finland to treat the provided data as confidential.

What are the data used for?

The objective of the data collection is to ascertain new, closed and merged educational institutions and changes in the names of education institutions for the data collection concerning students that will be conducted in autumn of the year in question.

How often are data collected?

Annually