Population 15 years and over by highest certificate, diploma or degree, by age groups (2006 Census) (15 to 19 years, 20 to 24 years, 25 to 34 years, 35 to 44 years)

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Population 15 years and over by highest certificate, diploma or degree, by age groups (2006 Census)
(15 to 19 years, 20 to 24 years, 25 to 34 years, 35 to 44 years)
  2006
  Total 15 to 19
years
20 to 24
years
25 to 34
years
35 to 44
years
  number
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree1 25,664,220 2,135,920 2,071,895 3,987,075 4,794,100
No certificate, diploma or degree 6,098,325 1,392,970 286,050 433,940 603,605
Certificate, diploma or degree 19,565,895 742,950 1,785,845 3,553,130 4,190,490
High school certificate or equivalent2 6,553,420 638,740 889,275 897,835 1,091,465
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 2,785,420 32,980 152,195 416,045 609,270
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma3 4,435,140 58,795 399,580 906,155 1,064,810
University certificate, diploma or degree 5,791,915 12,435 344,795 1,333,100 1,424,945
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 1,136,145 8,895 78,530 181,350 235,970
University certificate or degree 4,655,770 3,540 266,265 1,151,750 1,188,975
Bachelor's degree 2,981,465 3,000 230,650 812,335 765,900
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 493,540 540 21,960 104,970 117,650
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 136,845 0 2,225 27,450 33,390
Master's degree 866,975 0 10,135 186,955 229,165
Earned doctorate 176,945 0 1,295 20,040 42,870

For more statistical information, consult 2006 Census.

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