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Former Spanish colonies Compared by Education > Average years of schooling of adults

DEFINITION: Average years of schooling of adults is the years of formal schooling received, on average, by adults over age 15. (Data Source: Barro-Lee Data Set www.worldbank.org/html/prdmg/grthweb/ddbarle2.htm).

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Argentina 8.8 2000
2 Panama 8.6 2000
3 Philippines 8.2 2000
=4 Peru 7.6 2000
=4 Uruguay 7.6 2000
6 Chile 7.5 2000
7 Mexico 7.2 2000
8 Venezuela 6.6 2000
9 Ecuador 6.4 2000
10 Paraguay 6.2 2000
11 Costa Rica 6 2000
12 Bolivia 5.6 2000
13 Colombia 5.3 2000
14 El Salvador 5.2 2000
15 Dominican Republic 4.9 2000
16 Honduras 4.8 2000
17 Nicaragua 4.6 2000
18 Guatemala 3.5 2000

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Average years of schooling of adults. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", UNESCO. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Former-Spanish-colonies/Education/Average-years-of-schooling-of-adults

Former Spanish colonies Compared by Education > Average years of schooling of adults

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Interesting observations about Education > Average years of schooling of adults

  • United States ranked first for average years of schooling of adults amongst High income OECD countries in 2000.
  • Australia ranked first for average years of schooling of adults amongst Hot countries in 2000.
  • Argentina ranked first for average years of schooling of adults amongst Former Spanish colonies in 2000.
  • Italy ranked last for average years of schooling of adults amongst Group of 7 countries (G7) in 2000.
  • Germany ranked first for average years of schooling of adults amongst Eurozone in 2000.
  • Sweden ranked first for average years of schooling of adults amongst European Union in 2000.
  • Norway ranked second for average years of schooling of adults amongst Christian countries in 2000.
  • Poland ranked first for average years of schooling of adults amongst Emerging markets in 2000.
  • New Zealand ranked second for average years of schooling of adults amongst Former British colonies in 2000.
  • Canada ranked second for average years of schooling of adults amongst Heavily indebted countries in 2000.
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