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dissatisfied. Figure 4.1 shows the mean rating of respondents in relations to their demographics. As the figure shows, the users were rather satisfied with their guidance experience and rated their satisfaction on average 5.2 out of 7. There were no

statistically significant differences in the average ratings with respect to age, residence nor educational level, but more mature persons were more satisfied (40-49 old: 6.3) than younger persons (29 or younger: 5.2), and women were on average a

little more satisfied (5.3) than men (5.2). Respondents with the lowest and the highest level of education are more satisfied than respondents with mid-levels.

TABLe 4.5 to what extent do you agree or disagree with these statements about the guidance counsellor that worked with you?

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All

5.2

Male

5.2

Female

5.3

*29 years old or younger

5.0

30-39 years old

5.4

40-49 years old

6.3

50 years or older

5.5

In a city/municipality over 30 000 inhabitants

5.2

In a city/municipality under 30 000 inhabitants or in rural area

5.4

Compulsory education or less

5.4

Upper secondary education (gymnasium)

4.9

Vocational education (upper secondary level)

4.6

Post secondary- or tertiary education

5.5

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

fiGure 4.1

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satisfaction with guidance on the scale of 1-7 where 1 means very dissatisfied and 7 very satisfied. the figure shows results by gender, age, residence and educational level

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This present evaluative research, titled Voice of users – promoting quality of guidance for adults in the Nordic countries, examines both th...

Voice of users  

This present evaluative research, titled Voice of users – promoting quality of guidance for adults in the Nordic countries, examines both th...

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