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Table 6 School education and professional training

From: Evaluation of quality of life and description of the sociodemographic state in adolescent and young adult patients with phenylketonuria (PKU)

  Both sexes Male Female
  Patient collective Normal collective Patient collective Normal collective Patient collective Normal collective
Highest school leaving certificate       
   Secondary school leaving certificate 22% 26% 35% 30% 16% 23%
   Intermediate school leaving certificate 29% 26% 13% 23% 36% 29%
   Entrance qualification for university 33% 33% 39% 33% 30% 34%
   Others/no information 16% 14% 13% 14% 18% 14%
Persons still in professional training 43% 24% 35% 25% 48% 23%
Of these:       
   School of general education 35% 26% 25% 24% 38% 28%
   Apprenticeship 35% 49% 25% 50% 38% 47%
   University student 29% 24% 50% 24% 19% 24%
   Others/no information 3% 1% - - 5% -
Highest professional qualification       
   No professional training finished 48% 36% 25% 35% 55% 37%
   Apprenticeship 43% 44% 52% 43% 39% 45%
   Master craftsman/technician 2% 5% - 6% 2% 4%
   University degree 8% 9% 13% 10% 5% 9%
   Others/no information - 5% - 6% - 5%
Labour force 73% 75% 74% 84% 73% 66%
Of these:       
   Unemployed 8% 11% 6% 12% 9% 9%
   Part-time employed 22% 18% 24% 6% 22% 32%
   Full-time employed 69% 72% 71% 82% 69% 59%