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Employment and income after completed education

Official statistics of Sweden

These statistics present employment, employment status and income 1, 3, 5, and 10 years after completed education. The forms of education that are included here are upper secondary school, higher vocational education and higher education. The statistics have been produced in a way that makes it possible to compare the forms of education.

No publication is planned in 2023.

Statistical news

More people pursuing further studies after completing their education in the covid-19 pandemic


The proportion of people who worked the year after upper secondary school, higher vocational education and higher education declined in 2020. Instead, a higher proportion of people continued studying. In contrast to the financial crisis, the proportion of upper secondary school leavers who neither worked nor studied remained low.

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