Educational attainment of the population

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12934: Educational attainment, by county, immigration category and sex (C) 2018 - 2019
Latest update
2020-08-12
Contact
Beate Bartsch, Statistics Norway
+47 408 11 496
bba@ssb.no

Geir Nygård, Statistics Norway
+47 481 51 344
gen@ssb.no

Kristine Sundberg, Statistics Norway
+47 408 11 401
ksg@ssb.no

Unit
Persons 16 years and older:
persons
Persons 16 years and older (per cent):
per cent
Reference time
Persons 16 years and older:
01.10.
Persons 16 years and older (per cent):
01.10.
Source
Statistics Norway
Database
External PROD
Variable overview
contents
Mandatory *
year
Mandatory *
region
level of education
immigration category
sex
contents
Mandatory *

Total 2 Selected 1

year
Mandatory *

Total 2 Selected 1


Total 22 Selected 0

Optional variable

Total 8 Selected 0

Optional variable

Total 4 Selected 0

Optional variable

Total 3 Selected 0

Optional variable
Number of selected data cells are:
(maximum number allowed is 300 000)
Number of selected cells exceeds the maximum allowed 300 000

Footnotes

For many immigrants SSB has no information about their level of education. From the 2014 figures level of education includes estimated level of education for missing values for immigrants. For more information see About the statistics.
People with unknown or no completed education are included.
region
See list over changes in regional classifications (in Norwegian).
immigration category
Immigrants
Foreign-born with two foreign-born parents.
contents: Persons 16 years and older (per cent) , level of education: Upper secondary education
Prior to 2016, tertiary vocational education was included. Tertiary vocational education comprises intermediate level courses based on completed upper secondary level, but which are not accredited as higher education.
contents: Persons 16 years and older , level of education: Tertiary vocational education
Includes intermediate level courses based on completed upper secondary level, but which are not accredited as higher education.
contents: Persons 16 years and older , level of education: Higher education, short
Tertiary education, short comprises higher education up to 4 years in duration.
contents: Persons 16 years and older , level of education: Higher education, long
Tertiary education, long comprises higher education more than 4 years in duration.

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