Appendix table 9. Employed person aged 15-74 by educational level and sex in 2003 - 2011

  Employed, 1000 persons
Year
2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Sex Level of education                  
Both sexes total Total 2 365 2 365 2 401 2 443 2 492 2 531 2 457 2 447 2 474
Upper secondary education (3) 1 035 1 049 1 095 1 120 1 138 1 155 1 120 1 116 1 120
Tertiary education total (5,6,7,8) 822 838 855 880 918 942 942 965 997
- lowest level tertiary education (5) 396 394 389 378 367 364 354 351 351
- lower university level (6) 191 205 219 243 269 282 283 294 315
- higher university or doctorate level (7,8) 234 239 247 259 281 297 305 319 331
No post-basic level education or level of education unknown 508 477 451 444 436 434 395 367 357
Males Total 1 227 1 229 1 243 1 266 1 289 1 315 1 255 1 259 1 278
Upper secondary education (3) 566 576 598 615 627 639 614 614 622
Tertiary education total (5,6,7,8) 375 380 383 390 406 419 410 427 438
- lowest level tertiary education (5) 153 151 152 144 140 142 133 133 134
- lower university level (6) 104 108 106 118 128 133 130 136 147
- higher university or doctorate level (7,8) 119 121 125 128 138 144 147 158 157
No post-basic level education or level of education unknown 286 273 263 261 256 257 230 218 217
Females Total 1 137 1 136 1 158 1 178 1 202 1 216 1 202 1 188 1 196
Upper secondary education (3) 469 474 497 505 511 516 506 502 498
Tertiary education total (5,6,7,8) 446 458 473 490 511 524 532 538 558
- lowest level tertiary education (5) 244 243 237 234 228 222 221 218 217
- lower university level (6) 88 97 113 125 140 149 154 158 168
- higher university or doctorate level (7,8) 115 118 122 131 143 153 157 162 173
No post-basic level education or level of education unknown 222 204 188 183 180 176 165 149 139

Source: Labour force survey 2012. Statistics Finland

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Updated 5.11.2013

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. Time series data 2003-2012 2012, Appendix table 9. Employed person aged 15-74 by educational level and sex in 2003 - 2011 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 13.11.2019].
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