TABLE 2 PERCENTAGE OF GRADUATES BY WORK STATUS, SEX AND EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
 
Work status and Sex TotalEducational Attainment
Upper Bachelor DegreeBachelor DegreeDip.Voc. and Dip.Tech.Cert.Voc.Hi.Educ.
Total100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
(490,366)(13,299)(178,913)(136,303)(160,221)(1,630)

Employed

46.696.674.345.412.89.5

Unemployed

53.43.425.754.687.290.5

      - Looking for work

20.82.019.825.019.928.4

      - Not looking for work

32.61.45.929.667.362.1
Male100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
(228,619)(6,765)(75,060)(63,932)(81,664)(1,198)

Employed

45.597.076.943.814.18.4

Unemployed

54.53.023.156.285.991.6

      - Looking for work

20.41.617.826.019.829.2

      - Not looking for work

34.11.45.330.266.162.4
Female100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
(261,747)(6,534)(103,853)(72,371)(78,557)(432)

Employed

47.596.272.446.811.512.5

Unemployed

52.53.827.653.288.587.5

      - Looking for work

21.22.521.224.220.026.4

      - Not looking for work

31.31.36.429.068.561.1
 
Source : The High Qualified Manpower Survey 1998