Twice as many young women as men complete higher education
Specifically, 33% of women and 17% of men in this age group have completed higher education, according to new figures from Statistics Norway. Overall, the Norwegian population is increasingly receiving more education.
Around 42% of all individuals in Norway over the age of 16 have now attained a university or college education. In total, 35.5% have completed upper secondary school or vocational school as their highest level of education, while approximately 23% have completed primary school as their highest level of education.
Full report on the Science Norway site