Statistical Table

Persons aged 25-64 who obtained their highest certificate, diploma or degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) field of study or in other fields of study,1 according to selected characteristics, Chaudière-Appalaches and all of Québec, 2011

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STEM fields of study Other fields of study


Total University degree
holders
Other postsecondary
certificate or
diploma holders
Total University degree
holders
Other postsecondary
certificate or
diploma holders


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Chaudière-Appalaches
Total 19,680 6,125 13,560 125,655 29,850 95,810
 Males 14,805 4,395 10,405 58,020 11,310 46,710
 Females 4,880 1,730 3,155 67,640 18,540 49,095
 25-44 years 11,185 3,710 7,470 62,840 16,635 46,210
 45-64 years 8,505 2,410 6,090 62,820 13,215 49,600

%

Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
 Males 75.2 71.8 76.7 46.2 37.9 48.8
 Females 24.8 28.2 23.3 53.8 62.1 51.2
 25-44 years 56.8 60.6 55.1 50.0 55.7 48.2
 45-64 years 43.2 39.3 44.9 50.0 44.3 51.8

n

All of Québec
Total 498,520 233,275 265,245 2,372,720 785,440 1,587,285
 Males 370,370 162,815 207,555 1,044,255 310,935 733,320
 Females 128,150 70,460 57,690 1,328,470 474,500 853,970
 25-44 years 288,125 145,870 142,250 1,215,625 448,550 767,070
 45-64 years 210,400 87,410 122,990 1,157,105 336,890 820,210

%

Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
 Males 74.3 69.8 78.3 44.0 39.6 46.2
 Females 25.7 30.2 21.7 56.0 60.4 53.8
 25-44 years 57.8 62.5 53.6 51.2 57.1 48.3
 45-64 years 42.2 37.5 46.4 48.8 42.9 51.7
  

Note: In order to ensure confidentiality, all figures have been rounded. Therefore, they may not add up to totals.
1. STEM and other fields of study are defined according to the Classification of Instructional Programs 2011.
Source: Statistics Canada, National Household Survey, customized compilation, CO-1479 Table 1, adapted by the Institut de la statistique du Québec.
 
October 1, 2015
   

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