Lifelong learning

  •  02/06/2017

In 2016, 7% of the Belgian population aged 25-64 participated in education or training in the four weeks preceding the interview. To achieve the sustainable development goal by 2030, this figure must be increased.

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Lifelong learning

percentage of population aged 25-64

 1992200020102011201220132014201520162016//19922016//2011
Belgium2.36.27.47.46.96.97.46.97.04.7-1.1
EU-28----9.39.19.210.710.810.710.8--3.5
//: average growth rates

break in time series: 1999 BE, 2003 EU, 2004 BE, 2006, 2013 EU

Statistics Belgium; Eurostat (2017), European Union Labour Force Survey (EU-LFS), trng_lfse_01 and trng_lfse_03, http://ec.europa.eu/eurostat (consulted on 20/10/2017).

Lifelong learning by sex - Belgium

percentage of population aged 25-64

 1992200020102011201220132014201520162016//19922016//2011
females1.75.77.67.87.37.17.97.37.56.4-0.8
males2.86.77.27.06.56.76.96.56.53.6-1.5
//: average growth rates

break in time series: 1999, 2004, 2006

Statistics Belgium; Eurostat (2017), European Union Labour Force Survey (EU-LFS), trng_lfse_01 and trng_lfse_03, http://ec.europa.eu/eurostat (consulted on 20/10/2017).

Lifelong learning by education - Belgium

percentage of population aged 25-64

 2000200520102011201220132014201520162016//19922016//2011
less than primary, primary and lower secondary education2.23.13.23.22.93.03.13.02.8---2.6
upper secondary and post-secondary non-tertiary education6.57.36.15.95.55.25.75.55.3---2.1
tertiary education11.915.312.312.511.611.712.211.211.5---1.7
//: average growth rates

Statistics Belgium; Eurostat (2017), European Union Labour Force Survey (EU-LFS), trng_lfse_01 and trng_lfse_03, http://ec.europa.eu/eurostat (consulted on 20/10/2017).

This information is only available in French and Dutch.

 

This indicator is also included in another database of the Federal Planning Bureau, additionally providing regional data for Belgium: the indicators of the innovation system.