Unit: percent [%]
Source of data: Statistics Poland
Information about indicator
Name of the indicator
4.3.1 Participation rate of adults in education and training
Sustainable Development Goal
Goal 4. Quality education
4.3 By 2030, ensure equal access for all women and men to affordable and quality technical, vocational and tertiary education, including university
The ratio of the number of people participating in education and training in a given age to the total number of population in this age group.
The indicator includes training of adults at schools for adults as well as getting and improving general knowledge, professional skills and competences outside school (in the four weeks preceding the survey) by persons who completed compulsory education.
The adult education includes the following forms:
• formal education - defined as institutionally organized learning activities through educational programmes and trainings leading to vocational qualifications
• non-formal education - defined as institutionally organized learning activities, however, outside educational programmes and trainings leading to vocational qualifications
• informal education - defined as not institutionally organized intentional or unintentional learning activities.
Data (average in a year) were compiled on the basis of the results of the a sample survey: Labor Force Survey (LFS), conducted on a quarterly basis. The survey covers persons aged 15 and more who are members of households in dwellings (according to actual residence).