Statistics by theme
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Enrolments by level of education
- pre-school, basic and secondary education institutions, higher education institutions and colleges.
Early leavers from education and training and involved in adult learning
Results are calculated from Labour Force Survey data
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Every second young woman in Latvia has higher education
At the beginning of 2019, 51.1 % of all women in Latvia aged 25–34 had higher education, among men – only 28 %. Out of all persons having higher education in this age group 0.5 % had doctoral degree.
Number of enrolments as well as entrant number has decreased
In the academic year 2020/2021 higher education is acquired by 78.5 thousand students, which is 1.1 % less than a year ago. After a significant increase in the previous year, the entrant number has also decreased.