Appendix table 9. Employed person aged 15-74 by educational level and sex in 2005 - 2013

  Employed, 1000 persons
Year
2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Sex Level of education                  
Both sexes total Total 2 401 2 443 2 492 2 531 2 457 2 447 2 474 2 483 2 457
Upper secondary education (3) 1 095 1 120 1 138 1 155 1 120 1 116 1 120 1 139 1 120
Tertiary education total (5,6,7,8) 855 880 918 942 942 965 997 1 003 1 025
- lowest level tertiary education (5) 389 378 367 364 354 351 351 326 308
- lower university level (6) 219 243 269 282 283 294 315 335 355
- higher university or doctorate level (7,8) 247 259 281 297 305 319 331 342 362
No post-basic level education or level of education unknown 451 444 436 434 395 367 357 342 312
Males Total 1 243 1 266 1 289 1 315 1 255 1 259 1 278 1 277 1 261
Upper secondary education (3) 598 615 627 639 614 614 622 632 623
Tertiary education total (5,6,7,8) 383 390 406 419 410 427 438 438 449
- lowest level tertiary education (5) 152 144 140 142 133 133 134 122 116
- lower university level (6) 106 118 128 133 130 136 147 157 165
- higher university or doctorate level (7,8) 125 128 138 144 147 158 157 158 168
No post-basic level education or level of education unknown 263 261 256 257 230 218 217 208 189
Females Total 1 158 1 178 1 202 1 216 1 202 1 188 1 196 1 206 1 195
Upper secondary education (3) 497 505 511 516 506 502 498 507 497
Tertiary education total (5,6,7,8) 473 490 511 524 532 538 558 565 575
- lowest level tertiary education (5) 237 234 228 222 221 218 217 203 192
- lower university level (6) 113 125 140 149 154 158 168 178 190
- higher university or doctorate level (7,8) 122 131 143 153 157 162 173 184 193
No post-basic level education or level of education unknown 188 183 180 176 165 149 139 134 123

Source: Labour Force Survey 2014. Statistics Finland

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Updated 28.4.2015

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. Employment and unemployment 2014, Appendix table 9. Employed person aged 15-74 by educational level and sex in 2005 - 2013 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 17.11.2019].
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