Level of education achieved

This indicator shows the level of education achieved (ISCED) among people aged 25-74 years in per cent of total population, in the Nordic region. Data is available for Denmark, the Faroe Islands, Finland, Greenland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden and Åland. ISCED 1 + 2 covers primary education and lower secondary education. ISCED 3 + 4 covers upper secondary education and post-secondary non-tertiary education. ISCED 5 + 6 + 7 + 8 covers four levels of tertiary education. Data is compiled according to the ISCED 2011 classification (International Standard Classification of Education). For more information on Nordic Statistics: https://www.nordicstatistics.org


Keywords: education, level of education, education achieved, isced