Educational attainment of the population

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11294: Educational attainment, by sex. PhD as a separate level (closed series) 2009 - 2013

Aud Melgaard Holøien, Statistics Norway
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Anne Marie Rustad Holseter, Statistics Norway
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Oda Opdal Zachrisen, Statistics Norway
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2017-03-03 08:00
Persons 16 years and older:
Persons 16 years and older (per cent):
per cent
Persons 16 years and older:
Persons 16 years and older (per cent):
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For many immigrants SSB has no information about their level of education. From 2014 figures include an estimated level of education for missing values for these immigrants. For more information see About the statistics.

level of education

Upper secondary education

Includes intermediate level courses based on completed upper secondary level, but which are not accredited as tertiary education.

Higher education, short

Higher education, short, comprises higher education up to 4 years in duration.

Higher education, long

Higher education, long, comprises higher education more than 4 years in duration. PhD is not included.