Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by educational level and sex in 2006 - 2014

  Employed, 1000 persons
Year
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Sex Level of education                  
Both sexes total Total 2 443 2 492 2 531 2 457 2 447 2 474 2 483 2 457 2 447
Upper secondary education (3) 1 120 1 138 1 155 1 120 1 116 1 120 1 139 1 120 1 103
Tertiary education total (5,6,7,8) 880 918 942 942 965 997 1 003 1 025 1 043
- lowest level tertiary education (5) 378 367 364 354 351 351 326 308 300
- lower university level (6) 243 269 282 283 294 315 335 355 366
- higher university or doctorate level (7,8) 259 281 297 305 319 331 342 362 377
No post-basic level education or level of education unknown 444 436 434 395 367 357 342 312 302
Males Total 1 266 1 289 1 315 1 255 1 259 1 278 1 277 1 261 1 254
Upper secondary education (3) 615 627 639 614 614 622 632 623 608
Tertiary education total (5,6,7,8) 390 406 419 410 427 438 438 449 457
- lowest level tertiary education (5) 144 140 142 133 133 134 122 116 116
- lower university level (6) 118 128 133 130 136 147 157 165 166
- higher university or doctorate level (7,8) 128 138 144 147 158 157 158 168 175
No post-basic level education or level of education unknown 261 256 257 230 218 217 208 189 190
Females Total 1 178 1 202 1 216 1 202 1 188 1 196 1 206 1 195 1 193
Upper secondary education (3) 505 511 516 506 502 498 507 497 495
Tertiary education total (5,6,7,8) 490 511 524 532 538 558 565 575 586
- lowest level tertiary education (5) 234 228 222 221 218 217 203 192 184
- lower university level (6) 125 140 149 154 158 168 178 190 200
- higher university or doctorate level (7,8) 131 143 153 157 162 173 184 193 202
No post-basic level education or level of education unknown 183 180 176 165 149 139 134 123 112

Source: Labour Force Survey 2015. Statistics Finland

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Updated 12.4.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. Employment and unemployment 2015, Appendix table 9. Employed persons aged 15-74 by educational level and sex in 2006 - 2014 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.11.2019].
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