Education

Women with academy or university degree

2019
20.6 %
Gone up 0.7 percentage points compared to 2018

Men with academy or university degree

2019
16.8 %
Gone up 0.5 percentage points compared to 2018

Description

Under the item Education the topic Gender Statistics provides information on the educational level of the population as well as on the current educational qualifications of women and men. The data enable analyses of the development of gender-specific differences, for example, in school-leaving examination rates or university degrees as well as differences in the choice of field of study by women and men. The data are based on the register of educational attainment as well as the school and university statistics. Further information on this topic can be found on our website under Population and society - Education.

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Highlights

The ten most common apprenticeship qualifications by occupation and sex (graph)

S: STATISTICS AUSTRIA, School Statistics 2020/21. Compiled on 7th February 2022.

S: STATISTICS AUSTRIA, School Statistics 2020/21. Compiled on 7th February 2022.

S: STATISTICS AUSTRIA, University Statistics. Compiled on 17th February 2022.

S: STATISTICS AUSTRIA, Register of Educational Attainment. Compiled on 3rd May 2022.

S: STATISTICS AUSTRIA, School Statistics. Compiled on 8th February 2022. - Passed standardized School-Leaving Examinations measured by the arithmetic mean of the 18- and 19-years-old population.

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