Appendix table 1. Employment of students aged at least 18 years in 2009 and the share of employed students of all students in 2003-2009

Sector of education Students total 2009 Employed students 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003
    % % % % % % %
Upper secondary general education 46 562 12 849 27,6 32,3 31,6 29,8 30,0 31,0 30,0
Vocational education 225 611 127 751 56,6 62,0 62,1 58,6 56,2 54,4 45,6
Polytechnic education 134 993 76 733 56,8 59,5 58,5 55,8 53,6 52,7 50,8
University education 168 470 100 408 59,6 61,4 60,9 59,1 57,5 56,9 55,7
Total 575 636 317 741 55,2 58,7 58,3 55,6 53,6 52,5 48,8

Source: Education 2011. Statistics Finland

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Updated 15.3.2011

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Employment of students [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-0017. 2009, Appendix table 1. Employment of students aged at least 18 years in 2009 and the share of employed students of all students in 2003-2009 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 5.8.2021].
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