Appendix table 1. Completed polytechnic degrees by type of education, fields of education (Educational Administration's classification) and gender in 2014

Type of education Completed qualifications and degrees Completed qualifications and degrees, men Completed qualifications and degrees, women
Completed qualifications and degrees by fields of education, total 25 002 9 472 15 530
  Humanities and Education 342 66 276
Culture 1 963 540 1 423
Social Sciences, Business and Administration 5 331 1 745 3 586
Natural Sciences 902 647 255
Technology, Communications and Transport 5 859 4 869 990
Natural Resources and the Environment 626 279 347
Social Services, Health and Sports 8 350 1 023 7 327
Tourism, Catering and Domestic Services 1 594 276 1 318
Other Education 35 27 8
Education for young people leading to a polytechnic degree Total 18 685 7 520 11 165
Humanities and Education 242 49 193
Culture 1 644 469 1 175
Social Sciences, Business and Administration 3 891 1 407 2 484
Natural Sciences 671 523 148
Technology, Communications and Transport 4 611 3 858 753
Natural Resources and the Environment 487 225 262
Social Services, Health and Sports 5 923 757 5 166
Tourism, Catering and Domestic Services 1 216 232 984
Adult education leading to a polytechnic degree Total 4 202 1 273 2 929
Humanities and Education 71 11 60
Culture 242 51 191
Social Sciences, Business and Administration 893 194 699
Natural Sciences 157 90 67
Technology, Communications and Transport 771 620 151
Natural Resources and the Environment 112 48 64
Social Services, Health and Sports 1 673 205 1 468
Tourism, Catering and Domestic Services 248 27 221
Other Education 35 27 8
Higher polytechnic degree (Master) Total 2 115 679 1 436
Humanities and Education 29 6 23
Culture 77 20 57
Social Sciences, Business and Administration 547 144 403
Natural Sciences 74 34 40
Technology, Communications and Transport 477 391 86
Natural Resources and the Environment 27 6 21
Social Services, Health and Sports 754 61 693
Tourism, Catering and Domestic Services 130 17 113

Source: Education, Statistics Finland

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Updated 16.4.2015

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