Continuing education

At a glance

 

Total %                              

Total confidence interval ±
Population (15 - 75 years old) 2016
Participation in continuing education 62.5 1.0
Time spent on continuing education per participant

Less than 8 hours

17.0 1.0

8 to 40 hours

37.4 1.3

More than 40 hours

45.6 1.3
Personal expenses for continuing education per participant

CHF 0

53.8 1.3

CHF 1 - 100

4.5 0.5

CHF 101 - 500

14.3 0.9

CHF 501 - 1000

9.2 0.7

More than CHF 1000

18.2 1.0
Companies 2015
Training companies 89 1.2
Employees having participated in continuingeducation and training 44 2.7
Direct cost for training (in % of total labour costs)  0.8 0.1
Time spent for training (in % of total hours worked) 0.8 0.1
Sources: FSO – Swiss Adult Education Survey (MZB), Swiss Continuing Education and Training Survey (SBW)

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