Official Statistics of Finland

Providers of education and educational institutions

Producer: Statistics Finland
Data:

Latest release:
Number of educational institutions fell further, comprehensive schools bigger than before
14 Feb 2017
According to Statistics Finlands register of providers of education and register of educational institutions, there were 737 active providers of education and 3,395 educational institutions in which 1.85 million students pursued studies at the end of 2016. There were 2,339 active comprehensive schools, 789 of which had under 100 pupils. The number of comprehensive schools has decreased by 24 per cent in ten years.

Next release:
13 Feb 2018

Description: The statistics on providers of education and educational institutions describe the network of education providers and educational institutions that is administered by public authorities, changes that have taken place in it during the year, as well as contain address data for educational institutions and indicate school sizes by data on total number of students per school on 20 September.
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Keywords: apprenticeship training, comprehensive school, education, educational institutions, higher education institutions, polytechnics, providers of education, students, universities, upper secondary general school, vocational institutes.
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Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Providers of education and educational institutions [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5825. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 17.12.2017].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/kjarj/index_en.html

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