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Country vs country: Japan and United States compared: Education > Education enrolment by level stats

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STAT Japan United States HISTORY
Percentage girls > Primary level 48.79%
Ranked 48th.
48.86%
Ranked 40th. About the same as Japan

Percentage girls > Secondary level 48.93%
Ranked 87th. About the same as United States
48.72%
Ranked 92nd.

Percentage girls > Tertiary level 45.57%
Ranked 86th.
56.64%
Ranked 34th. 24% more than Japan

Primary level 7.27 million
Ranked 17th.
24.85 million
Ranked 4th. 3 times more than Japan

Primary level > Per capita 0.057 per capita
Ranked 145th.
0.086 per capita
Ranked 119th. 51% more than Japan

Primary level per 1000 57.04
Ranked 150th.
86.39
Ranked 118th. 51% more than Japan

Secondary level 8.13 million
Ranked 14th.
23.85 million
Ranked 4th. 3 times more than Japan

Secondary level > Per capita 63.8 per 1,000 people
Ranked 123th.
82.72 per 1,000 people
Ranked 88th. 30% more than Japan

Secondary level per 1000 63.8
Ranked 124th.
82.94
Ranked 90th. 30% more than Japan

Tertiary level 3.98 million
Ranked 5th.
16.61 million
Ranked 1st. 4 times more than Japan

Tertiary level > Per capita 31.26 per 1,000 people
Ranked 44th.
57.61 per 1,000 people
Ranked 4th. 84% more than Japan

Tertiary level per 1000 31.26
Ranked 46th.
57.75
Ranked 4th. 85% more than Japan

SOURCES: Source: UNESCO UIS Data | UNESCO Institute for Statistics; Source: UNESCO UIS Data | UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.

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