Population in Sweden 2018, by level of education and gender

Share of the population in Sweden in 2018, by level of education and gender

by Agnete Lundetræ Jürgensen, last edited Apr 30, 2019
Population in Sweden 2018, by level of education and gender This statistic shows the share of population in 2018 in Sweden, by level of education and gender. More women (32 percent) than men (21 percent) had a post-secondary education of 3 years or more, but a higher share of men (1.5 percent) than women (1.2 percent) had a post-graduate education.
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Share of the population in Sweden in 2018, by level of education and gender

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WomenMen
Primary and lower secondary education, less than 9 years3%3%
Primary education, 9 years7%10%
Upper secondary education less than 3 years18%23%
Upper secondary education 3 years22%24%
Post-secondary education less than 3 years16%15%
Post-secondary education 3 years or more32%21%
Post-graduate education1.2%1.5%
No information about level of education2%3%
WomenMen
Primary and lower secondary education, less than 9 years3%3%
Primary education, 9 years7%10%
Upper secondary education less than 3 years18%23%
Upper secondary education 3 years22%24%
Post-secondary education less than 3 years16%15%
Post-secondary education 3 years or more32%21%
Post-graduate education1.2%1.5%
No information about level of education2%3%
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by Agnete Lundetræ Jürgensen, last edited Apr 30, 2019
This statistic shows the share of population in 2018 in Sweden, by level of education and gender. More women (32 percent) than men (21 percent) had a post-secondary education of 3 years or more, but a higher share of men (1.5 percent) than women (1.2 percent) had a post-graduate education.
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