Scotland: level of education in 2017

Highest level of qualification attained in Scotland in 2017, by gender*

by Statista Research Department, last edited Oct 8, 2018
Scotland: level of education in 2017 This statistic shows a population distribution by the highest educational achievements attained in Scotland in 2017, by gender. 30 percent of males had a degree or similar professional qualification while 31 percent of females had a degree or a similar professional qualification.
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Highest level of qualification attained in Scotland in 2017, by gender*

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MaleFemale
Degree, professional qualification30%31%
O Grade, Standard Grade or equivalent20%18%
Higher, A level or equivalent18%17%
No qualifications15%17%
HNC/HND or equivalent13%11%
Other qualification3%5%
Qualifications not known1%1%
MaleFemale
Degree, professional qualification30%31%
O Grade, Standard Grade or equivalent20%18%
Higher, A level or equivalent18%17%
No qualifications15%17%
HNC/HND or equivalent13%11%
Other qualification3%5%
Qualifications not known1%1%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Oct 8, 2018
This statistic shows a population distribution by the highest educational achievements attained in Scotland in 2017, by gender. 30 percent of males had a degree or similar professional qualification while 31 percent of females had a degree or a similar professional qualification.
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