Education

In Estonian education strategy education has been defined as the generator and maintainer of personal cultural and social values. This means that education forms and carries on value attitudes which serve as a basis for personal happiness, cultural sustainability and interoperability of the society. Participation in education facilitates the development of the state and develops the human resources of the society.

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Narva and other cities on the eastern border of the European Union

Eesti Statistika Kvartalikiri. 1/18. Quarterly Bulletin of Statistics Estonia (p. 56)
Mihkel Servinski, Marika Kivilaid

The survey of European cities provides a great opportunity to compare cities in different European regions. Without the survey, this opportunity would hardly exist. Three Estonian cities participate in the City Statistics survey: Tallinn, Tartu and Narva. In this article, Narva is compared to four cities of a similar size on the eastern border of the European Union.

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Today’s teacher Laur

Eesti Statistika Kvartalikiri. 1/18. Quarterly Bulletin of Statistics Estonia (p. 5)
Marti Lillemägi

Teachers in Estonian general education schools are mostly women and Estonia ranks among the last in Europe in terms of the share of male teachers. However, a balanced education landscape requires both male and female teachers. This article gives an overview of male teachers in Estonia today, the reasons preventing men from choosing a teaching career and potential consequences of the lack of male teachers.

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People with vocational education in Southern Estonia

Eesti Statistika Kvartalikiri. 3/17. Quarterly Bulletin of Statistics Estonia (p. 92)
Koit Meres

The article describes a new dataset that has been compiled from the data available at Statistics Estonia. In the article, only Southern Estonia is observed, but the dataset includes information on entire Estonia.

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Education

Minifacts about Estonia 2017 (p. 16)

At the beginning of the academic year 2016/2017, there were about 222,000 persons enrolled in formal education in Estonia. Over 149,000 of them were enrolled in general education, 25,000 in vocational education and nearly 48,000 in higher education.

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Education

Eesti Statistika Kvartalikiri. 2/17. Quarterly Bulletin of Statistics Estonia (p. 47)
Marti Lillemägi

A well-functioning education system is the foundation of a successful economy and state. The article provides a summary of the more important educational indicators in 2016. The indicators are looked at by education levels and the more significant changes compared to the previous year are highlighted.

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Effect of parental resources on attainment of higher education

Sotsiaaltrendid. 7. Social Trends (p. 175)
Jelena Helemäe, Ellu Saar

Educational inequality and the impact of social background in the reproduction of this inequality is a relevant subject matter for the study of social stratification. The impact of background is exerted through various parental resources, such as material, cultural, etc. resources.

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Education

Eesti statistika aastaraamat. 2016. Statistical Yearbook of Estonia (p. 74)
Kaire Raasik

At the beginning of the academic year 2015/2016, there were 222,000 persons enrolled in formal education in Estonia, with 146,000 of them enrolled in general education, 25,000 in vocational education and 51,000 in higher education.

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Education

Minifacts about Estonia 2016 (p. 16)

At the beginning of the academic year 2014/2015, there were about 223,000 persons enrolled in formal education in Estonia. Over 142,000 of them were enrolled in general education, 25,200 in vocational education and 55,200 in higher education.

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Education

Eesti statistika aastaraamat. 2015. Statistical Yearbook of Estonia (p. 74)
Kaia Kabanen

At the beginning of the academic year 2014/2015, there were 222,966 persons enrolled in formal education. 142,515 of them were enrolled in general education, 25,237 in vocational education and 55,214 in higher education.

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Education

Minifacts about Estonia 2015 (p. 16)

At the beginning of the academic year 2013/2014, there were over 226,000 persons enrolled in formal education in Estonia. Over 140,000 of them were enrolled in general education, 25,700 in vocational education and 60,000 in higher education.

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