Time series 1971-2018, population 15 years and older by highest level of education completed by sex
Highest level of education completed197119811991200120112018197119811991200120112018
absoluteshare in %
Total5.669.1946.044.7746.438.9806.679.4447.174.2507.571.624100,0100,0100,0100,0100,0100,0
Compulsory school3.513.0593.134.1842.674.4332.381.6192.032.3401.926.17462,051,841,535,728,325,4
Apprenticeship1.310.0411.640.1932.069.3642.265.1732.302.5632.385.52923,127,132,133,932,131,5
School for intermediate vocational education394.340626.934735.185771.4681.031.0661.052.8227,010,411,411,514,413,9
Academic secondary school195.573260.764333.044346.425429.620502.7533,44,35,25,26,06,6
College for higher vocational education1)135.427175.581295.182417.005590.340650.1302,42,94,66,28,28,6
University2)120.754207.118331.772497.754788.3211.054.2162,13,45,27,511,013,9
Men2.600.7422.800.2283.056.5463.195.7253.465.0233.693.585100,0100,0100,0100,0100,0100,0
Compulsory school1.272.2391.131.309961.719864.133774.050779.80748,940,431,527,022,321,1
Apprenticeship924.1951.102.3451.344.2171.468.3671.401.0741.439.68135,539,444,045,940,439,0
School for intermediate vocational education121.802194.835229.886222.404417.225433.4174,77,07,57,012,011,7
Academic secondary school111.325131.389160.306161.425193.211228.2684,34,75,25,15,66,2
College for higher vocational education1)79.843106.850170.803222.646295.591322.3293,13,85,67,08,58,7
University2)91.338133.500189.615256.750383.872490.0833,54,86,28,011,113,3
Women3.068.4523.244.5463.382.4343.483.7193.709.2273.878.039100,0100,0100,0100,0100,0100,0
Compulsory school2.240.8202.002.8751.712.7141.517.4861.258.2901.146.36773,061,750,643,633,929,6
Apprenticeship385.846537.848725.147796.806901.489945.84812,616,621,422,924,324,4
School for intermediate vocational education272.538432.099505.299549.064613.841619.4058,913,314,915,816,516,0
Academic secondary school84.248129.375172.738185.000236.409274.4852,74,05,15,36,47,1
College for higher vocational education1)55.58468.731124.379194.359294.749327.8011,82,13,75,67,98,5
University2)29.41673.618142.157241.004404.449564.1331,02,34,26,910,914,5