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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Education

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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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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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