Appendix table 9. Employed person aged 15-74 by educational level and sex in 2004 - 2012

  Employed, 1000 persons
Year
2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Sex Level of education                  
Both sexes total Total 2 365 2 401 2 443 2 492 2 531 2 457 2 447 2 474 2 483
Upper secondary education (3) 1 049 1 095 1 120 1 138 1 155 1 120 1 116 1 120 1 139
Tertiary education total (5,6,7,8) 838 855 880 918 942 942 965 997 1 003
- lowest level tertiary education (5) 394 389 378 367 364 354 351 351 326
- lower university level (6) 205 219 243 269 282 283 294 315 335
- higher university or doctorate level (7,8) 239 247 259 281 297 305 319 331 342
No post-basic level education or level of education unknown 477 451 444 436 434 395 367 357 342
Males Total 1 229 1 243 1 266 1 289 1 315 1 255 1 259 1 278 1 277
Upper secondary education (3) 576 598 615 627 639 614 614 622 632
Tertiary education total (5,6,7,8) 380 383 390 406 419 410 427 438 438
- lowest level tertiary education (5) 151 152 144 140 142 133 133 134 122
- lower university level (6) 108 106 118 128 133 130 136 147 157
- higher university or doctorate level (7,8) 121 125 128 138 144 147 158 157 158
No post-basic level education or level of education unknown 273 263 261 256 257 230 218 217 208
Females Total 1 136 1 158 1 178 1 202 1 216 1 202 1 188 1 196 1 206
Upper secondary education (3) 474 497 505 511 516 506 502 498 507
Tertiary education total (5,6,7,8) 458 473 490 511 524 532 538 558 565
- lowest level tertiary education (5) 243 237 234 228 222 221 218 217 203
- lower university level (6) 97 113 125 140 149 154 158 168 178
- higher university or doctorate level (7,8) 118 122 131 143 153 157 162 173 184
No post-basic level education or level of education unknown 204 188 183 180 176 165 149 139 134

Source: Labour Force Survey 2013. Statistics Finland

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Updated 1.4.2014

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. Employment and unemployment 2013, Appendix table 9. Employed person aged 15-74 by educational level and sex in 2004 - 2012 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 8.12.2019].
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