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Country vs country: Japan and United States compared: Education > Participation > Secondary education stats

Definitions

  • General pupils: Secondary general pupils are the number of secondary students enrolled in general education programs, including teacher training."
  • General pupils > % female: Secondary general pupils are the number of secondary students enrolled in general education programs, including teacher training."
  • Pupils: Secondary education pupils is the total number of pupils enrolled at secondary level in public and private schools.
  • Pupils > % female: Female pupils as a percentage of total pupils at secondary level includes enrollments in public and private schools.
  • Vocational pupils > % female: Secondary vocational pupils are the number of secondary students enrolled in technical and vocational education programs, including teacher training."
STAT Japan United States HISTORY
General pupils 6.47 million
Ranked 10th.
24.69 million
Ranked 2nd. 4 times more than Japan

General pupils > % female 49.62%
Ranked 78th. 2% more than United States
48.63%
Ranked 95th.

Pupils 7.71 million
Ranked 9th.
24.43 million
Ranked 3rd. 3 times more than Japan

Pupils > % female 48.83%
Ranked 64th. About the same as United States
48.63%
Ranked 69th.

Vocational pupils > % female 43.03%
Ranked 50th.
0.0
Ranked 111th.

SOURCES: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics.

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