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Education, research, culture

Theme in brief

Educational level

Under educational level you will find information on the population's educational level. Data are available on the highest level of general education completed and on the vocational qualification attained - among other things, by age, sex and Land. Also, information is available on the educational level of the population by migrant status, citizenship and employment status. Educational level data are obtained from the microcensus.

Tables

Educational
level

Instituitons of
higher education

Additional Information

Key figures

Pupils2014/
2015
11.0 mn
Apprentices20141.4 mn
Students2014/
2015
2.7 mn
Research expen­diture2013€ 79.7 bn
Education budget total2011€ 178.0 bn
Edu­cation expen­diture in GDP20116.6%
Recipients of training assis­tance2014924,770

Press

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