Appendix table 9. Employed person aged 15-74 by educational level and sex in 2007 - 2009

  Employed, 1000 persons
Year
2007 2008 2009
Sex Level of education      
Both sexes Total 2 492 2 531 2 457
Upper secondary education (3) 1 138 1 155 1 118
Tertiary education total (5,6,7,8) 918 942 952
- lowest level tertiary education (5) 367 364 353
- lower university level (6) 269 282 290
- higher university or doctorate level (7,8) 281 297 309
No post-basic level education or level of education unknown 436 434 387
Males Total 1 289 1 315 1 255
Upper secondary education (3) 627 639 614
Tertiary education total (5,6,7,8) 406 419 415
- lowest level tertiary education (5) 140 142 133
- lower university level (6) 128 133 132
- higher university or doctorate level (7,8) 138 144 149
No post-basic level education or level of education unknown 256 257 226
Females Total 1 202 1 216 1 202
Upper secondary education (3) 511 516 504
Tertiary education total (5,6,7,8) 511 524 537
- lowest level tertiary education (5) 228 222 220
- lower university level (6) 140 149 158
- higher university or doctorate level (7,8) 143 153 160
No post-basic level education or level of education unknown 180 176 161

Source: Labour Force Survey 2010. Statistics Finland

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Updated 15.2.2011

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. 2010, Appendix table 9. Employed person aged 15-74 by educational level and sex in 2007 - 2009 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 12.12.2019].
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