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Education > College and university > Teachers > Proportion of teachers female: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Percentage of country's college and university professors that are female.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Burma 81% 2011
2 Thailand 69% 2011
3 Maldives 67% 2003
4 Colombia 66% 2009
5 Kazakhstan 64% 2012
6 Antigua and Barbuda 63% 2011
=7 Andorra 61% 2009
=7 Kyrgyzstan 61% 2011
9 Jamaica 60% 2003
=10 Cayman Islands 59% 2008
=10 Latvia 59% 2011
=10 Belarus 59% 2011
=10 Guyana 59% 2011
14 Mongolia 57% 2011
=15 Philippines 56% 2005
=15 Moldova 56% 2011
=15 Russia 56% 2009
=18 Swaziland 55% 2011
=18 Lithuania 55% 2011
=18 Bermuda 55% 2011
=18 Armenia 55% 2011
22 Aruba 54% 2011
=23 Azerbaijan 53% 2011
=23 Saint Lucia 53% 2011
=25 Georgia 52% 2010
=25 Cuba 52% 2011
=27 New Zealand 51% 2010
=27 Albania 51% 2011
=27 Marshall Islands 51% 2003
=30 Finland 50% 2011
=30 Malaysia 50% 2010
=30 Uruguay 50% 2009
=33 Barbados 49% 2007
=33 Argentina 49% 2009
=33 Bulgaria 49% 2010
=36 Estonia 48% 2006
=36 Suriname 48% 2002
=36 Republic of Macedonia 48% 2010
=39 Lesotho 47% 2006
=39 United States 47% 2010
=39 Vietnam 47% 2011
=39 Iceland 47% 2010
=39 Tunisia 47% 2011
=44 Panama 46% 2010
=44 Palau 46% 2002
=44 Netherlands Antilles 46% 2002
=44 Belize 46% 2011
=44 Serbia 46% 2011
=44 Romania 46% 2010
=44 Nicaragua 46% 2003
=51 China 45% 2011
=51 Brazil 45% 2011
=51 Brunei 45% 2011
=51 Belgium 45% 2010
=55 Slovakia 44% 2011
=55 Portugal 44% 2010
=55 British Virgin Islands 44% 2009
=55 Uganda 44% 2011
=55 Croatia 44% 2010
=60 Luxembourg 43% 2010
=60 Anguilla 43% 2008
=60 United Kingdom 43% 2010
=60 Samoa 43% 2001
=60 Sweden 43% 2011
=60 Poland 43% 2010
=60 Sri Lanka 43% 2011
=67 Canada 41% 2000
=67 Turkey 41% 2010
=67 Dominican Republic 41% 2004
=67 Indonesia 41% 2011
=67 Lebanon 41% 2011
=67 Chile 41% 2011
=67 Seychelles 41% 2011
=67 Namibia 41% 2008
=75 Bosnia and Herzegovina 40% 2011
=75 Netherlands 40% 2010
=75 Spain 40% 2011
=75 India 40% 2004
=79 France 39% 2004
=79 Qatar 39% 2011
=79 Cape Verde 39% 2011
=79 Slovenia 39% 2011
=79 Cyprus 39% 2010
=79 Austria 39% 2011
=79 Algeria 39% 2011
=79 Germany 39% 2010
=79 Honduras 39% 2010
=88 Bahrain 38% 2011
=88 Ireland 38% 2009
=88 Uzbekistan 38% 2011
=88 Hungary 38% 2011
=88 Saudi Arabia 38% 2011
=88 Singapore 38% 2012
=94 Botswana 37% 2005
=94 Pakistan 37% 2011
=94 Oman 37% 2011
=94 Switzerland 37% 2011
=98 Norway 36% 2001
=98 El Salvador 36% 2011
=98 Italy 36% 2010
=98 Czech Republic 36% 2011
=102 Tajikistan 35% 2011
=102 Greece 35% 2007
=102 Macau 35% 2011
=102 Iraq 35% 2005
=106 South Korea 34% 2010
=106 Venezuela 34% 2008
108 Trinidad and Tobago 33% 2005
109 Zimbabwe 32% 2011
=110 Madagascar 31% 2011
=110 Ecuador 31% 2008
=110 Laos 31% 2011
=113 Tanzania 30% 2012
=113 Malta 30% 2010
=115 Bolivia 29% 2007
=115 United Arab Emirates 29% 2011
=115 Angola 29% 2010
=118 Liechtenstein 27% 2011
=118 Kuwait 27% 2004
=120 Malawi 26% 2011
=120 Sao Tome and Principe 26% 2010
=122 East Timor 25% 2009
=122 Jordan 25% 2010
=122 Mozambique 25% 2011
=125 Iran 24% 2011
=125 Bhutan 24% 2011
127 Tonga 23% 2000
128 Papua New Guinea 20% 1999
=129 Palestine 19% 2011
=129 Cameroon 19% 2010
=131 Ghana 18% 2012
=131 Japan 18% 2006
=133 Bangladesh 17% 2011
=133 Nigeria 17% 2004
=133 Morocco 17% 2009
=133 Gabon 17% 1999
=133 Yemen 17% 2007
=133 Djibouti 17% 2007
=139 Liberia 16% 2001
=139 Afghanistan 16% 2009
=139 Rwanda 16% 2010
=139 Equatorial Guinea 16% 2000
=139 Gambia 16% 2004
144 Sierra Leone 15% 2002
145 Eritrea 14% 2004
146 Libya 13% 2002
=147 Cambodia 12% 2011
=147 Niger 12% 2010
=147 Burundi 12% 2010
150 Togo 11% 2007
=151 Ethiopia 9% 2011
=151 Central African Republic 9% 2011
=153 Burkina Faso 8% 2011
=153 Holy See (Vatican City) 8% 1999
=153 Benin 8% 2009
=153 Comoros 8% 2011
157 Democratic Republic of the Congo 7% 2011
158 Mauritania 6% 2011
=159 Guinea 4% 2011
=159 Chad 4% 2009
161 Fiji 0.0 2011

Citation

"All countries compared for Education > College and university > Teachers > Proportion of teachers female", United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Education/College-and-university/Teachers/Proportion-of-teachers-female

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