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Educational attainment of the population

Upcoming publishing: 2019-04-23

The statistics show the level of education and specialisation by sex, age and national background. Also shown are the country of emigration and immigration year for immigrants, and the immigration country and emigration year for emigrants.

Statistical news

Educational attainment of the population in 2017 - Educational attainment among foreign born persons 2017

2018-12-05

The share of persons with post-secondary education is the equal among persons born in Sweden and foreign born persons aged 25 to 64 years. The share of highly educated persons – those with post-secondary education that is three years or longer – is also equal in size. The difference between the group of foreign born persons and the group of Swedish born persons is a higher percentage of persons with only compulsory education among the foreign born persons – 20 percent compared with 9 percent.

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Tables and graphs

Tables in the Statistical Database

Publications

Title Language Type Date
Educational background among foreign born persons Swedish with elements of English Report 2018-12-05
Educational attainment of the population 2016 Swedish with elements of English SM 2017-06-21
Nonresponse analysis of the Swedish Register of Education 2014 Swedish with elements of English Report 2017-06-19
Educational attainment and employment of the population 2014 Swedish with elements of English SM 2016-06-22
Theme: Education: Intergenerational Education Mobility in Sweden Swedish with elements of English Report 2016-02-09
Educational attainment of the population 2014 Swedish with elements of English SM 2015-06-25
Theme: Education 2014:6 Educational background among foreign born persons Swedish with elements of English Report 2014-11-13
Theme: Education 2014:2 Mobile students in Sweden Swedish with elements of English Report 2014-01-13
Theme: Education 2014:1 Student migration 2000–2012 Swedish with elements of English Report 2014-01-13
Educational attainment of the population 2012 Swedish with elements of English SM 2013-06-26
Educational attainment and employment of the population 2010 Swedish with elements of English SM 2012-06-27
Educational attainment of the population 2010, corrected version 2012-09-07 Swedish with elements of English SM 2011-06-22
Educational attainment of the population 2008, corrected version 2012-09-07 Swedish with elements of English SM 2009-06-25
Educational attainment and employment of the population 2006, corrected 2012-09-12 Swedish with elements of English SM 2008-06-26
Educational attainment of the population 2006, corrected version 2012-09-07 Swedish with elements of English SM 2007-06-27
Educational attainment of the population 2004 Swedish with elements of English SM 2005-06-15
Educational attainment of the population 2002 Swedish with elements of English SM 2003-07-01
Educational attainment of emigrants and immigrants 1987–2001 Swedish with elements of English SM 2002-12-04
Educational attaniment and employment of the population 2000 Swedish with elements of English SM 2002-06-28
Educational attainment of the population 2000 Swedish with elements of English SM 2001-11-09
Educational attainment of immigrants 1999 Swedish with elements of English SM 2000-06-08

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