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The statistics produced within the scope of this topic describe the entire education system from pre-primary to adult education. The Register of Completed Education and Degrees as well as student flow statistics also come under this topic.


Adult education of educational institutions
The statistics on adult education of educational institutions contain data on the adult education organised by vocational institutes, universities of applied sciences, liberal adult education institutions and music schools and colleges.
CVTS, Continuing vocational training
The statistics on continuing vocational training (CVTS) collect data on the amount, quality and costs of training offered by enterprises to their personnel and on enterprises’ training strategies.
Discontinuation of education
Statistics Finland has been compiling statistics on discontinuation of post-comprehensive school education from individual-based data on students and qualifications since the academic year of 2000-2001.
Educational finances
The statistics on educational finances contain data on the finances and costs of the entire educational system.
Educational structure of population
The statistics on the educational structure of the population describe the post-comprehensive school educational qualifications and degrees attained by the population aged 15 and over.
Entrance to education
These statistics describe entrances and admissions to post-comprehensive school education leading to a qualification or degree, and placement in further education of comprehensive school leavers and passers of the matriculation examination immediately after completing the qualification.
Participation in adult education
The adult education survey is an extensive interview survey on participation in education and learning among the adult population in Finland.
Progress of studies
These statistics describe how new entrants to post-comprehensive school education progress in their studies up to the attainment of a qualification or degree.
Providers of education and educational institutions
The statistics on providers of education and educational institutions describe the network of education providers and educational institutions that is administered by public authorities, changes that have taken place in it during the year, as well as contain address data for educational institutions and indicate school sizes by data on total number of students per school on 20 September.
Students and qualifications
The statistics describe pupils and students in pre-primary and basic education and post-comprehensive education leading to a qualification, as well as completers of qualifications or degrees.
Subject choices of students
The statistics on subject choices of students contain data on the subject choices in comprehensive school and upper secondary education.
Support for learning
Statistics Finland compiles statistics on pupils having received intensified or special support in comprehensive schools, part-time special education and special vocational education.
Transition from school to further education and work
These statistics examine graduates' employment and entry into further education, and their regional transition within a given time period from graduation.

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