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Key figures - The transition to post-secondary education within 1 year. Distribution by sex. Percent

  2013/14 2014/15 2015/16 2016/17 2017/18 2018/19 2019/20
Number of graduates from upper secondary school 75 167 75 619 73 000 73 970 74 023 77 041 80 456
share of women in per cent 49 49 49 50 50 50 51
share of men in per cent 51 51 51 50 50 50 49
Number enrolled in higher education 18 650 17 675 17 114 16 800 16 710 17 857 22 267
share of women in per cent 46 45 46 46 44 44 43
share of men in per cent 54 55 54 54 56 56 57
Number enrolled in higher vocational education 718 652 616 711 738 879 1 204
share of women in per cent 70 77 75 73 71 72 71
share of men in per cent 30 23 25 27 29 28 29
Number enrolled in folk high schools 1 398 1 408 1 360 1 406 1 400 1 458 1 614
share of women in per cent 38 39 40 41 36 35 36
share of men in per cent 62 61 60 59 64 65 64
Number enrolled in fine arts and culture programmes 182 178 189 196 228 211 244
share of women in per cent 24 24 25 26 28 21 22
share of men in per cent 76 76 75 74 72 79 78
Total number enrolled in post-secondary/tertiary education 20 644 19 695 19 056 18 875 18 840 20 150 25 035
share of women in per cent 46 46 46 46 44 44 43
share of men in per cent 54 54 54 54 56 56 57

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Last updated
2022-05-31

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