Statistics and publications on general education
The Ministry of Education and Culture uses Finnish and international research and statistical data in its work related to general education. Statistics Finland, which is Finland's public authority on statistics, is responsible for all statistical data related to general education.
Statistics Finland: Pre-primary and comprehensive school education
Statistics on pre-primary education are compiled by Statistics Finland in an annual publication entitled ‘Comprehensive School Statistics’.
Education Statistics Finland Vipunen
Finnish National Agency for Education: Services
A comprehensive collection of links and/or reports related to foresight in education and learning needs, international research data, and education policy themes and statistics.
Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD): Education
Statistics, research and publications related to education.
The ‘Education at a Glance’ publicatio (OECD)
UNESCO Institute for Statistics (UIS): Data Centre by theme
Education statistics by UNESCO
Eurostat: Education and Training
Statistics by the European Union
Surveys and studies
National Education Evaluation Centre
Finnish National Agency for Education: Publications and statistics
University of Jyväskylä: PISA Survey
PIRLS, TIMMS ja ICCS, ICILS (IEA)
TIMMS & PIRLS International Study Center
The European Union Eurydice network's research reports and articles on education in Europe
Links to other websites
Regional State Administrative Agencies: Education and Culture
Centres for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment: Culture
National Education Evaluation Centre (evaluations starting from 1 May 2015)
Finnish National Board of Education: Anticipation of education and expertise needs
Web-based service for learning difficulties in reading and mathematics LUKIMAT
Tommi Karjalainen, opetusneuvos
Ministry of Education and Culture, Varhaiskasvatuksen, perusopetuksen ja vapaan sivistystyön osasto ( VAPOS ), Strategiaryhmä Telephone:0295330140
Aki Tornberg, opetusneuvos
Ministry of Education and Culture, Lukiokoulutuksen ja ammatillisen koulutuksen osasto (LAMOS) Telephone:0295330316