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  • Table 9   Educational attainment of working-age population
  • Table 10   Undergraduate tuition fees for full-time canadian students

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  • Chart 6   Graduate degree recipients from Canadian institutions

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Table 9
Educational attainment of working-age population
Table summary
This table displays the results of educational attainment of working-age population. This information is grouped by 2000, 2005, and 2010 (appearing as column headers), calculated using thousands, and percentage as units of measure.
  2000 2005 2010
thousands
Working-age population 24,090 25,780 27,659
  %
0 to 8 years of study 10.4 8.4 6.5
Some high school 17.8 15.3 13.6
High school graduate 19.6 19.9 19.7
Some postsecondary 9.4 8.6 8.3
Postsecondary certificate or diploma 27.3 29.8 30.9
All university degrees 15.5 18.1 20.9
  Bachelor's degree 10.4 12.4 14.4
  Above bachelor's degree 5.1 5.6 6.5
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM table 282-0004.

 

Table 10  Undergraduate tuition fees for full-time Canadian students
  2009/2010 2010/2011 2011/2012
average ($)
Canada 4,942 5,146 5,366
Newfoundland and Labrador 2,624 2,649 2,649
Prince Edward Island 4,969 5,131 5,258
Nova Scotia 5,752 5,497 5,731
New Brunswick 5,516 5,647 5,853
Quebec 2,309 2,411 2,519
Ontario 5,985 6,316 6,640
Manitoba 3,408 3,593 3,645
Saskatchewan 5,173 5,431 5,601
Alberta 5,240 5,505 5,662
British Columbia 4,706 4,758 4,852
Source: Statistics Canada, Tourism and the Centre for Education Statistics.

 


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Chart 6    Graduate degree recipients from Canadian institutions

Chart 6 Graduate degree recipients from Canadian institutions

Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM table 477-0014.

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