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Education > Educational attainment > Tertiary: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Percentage of adult population (aged 25-64) educated till tertiary level (year 2000)..

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 CanadaCanada 42% 2000
2 United StatesUnited States 37% 2000
3 IrelandIreland 36% 2000
4 JapanJapan 34% 2000
5 FinlandFinland 32% 2000
6 SwedenSweden 32% 2000
7 New ZealandNew Zealand 29% 2000
8 AustraliaAustralia 29% 2000
9 NorwayNorway 28% 2000
Group of 7 countries (G7) averageGroup of 7 countries (G7) average 27.86% 2000
10 BelgiumBelgium 27% 2000
11 DenmarkDenmark 27% 2000
12 United KingdomUnited Kingdom 26% 2000
13 SwitzerlandSwitzerland 25% 2000
14 GermanyGermany 23% 2000
15 FranceFrance 23% 2000
16 NetherlandsNetherlands 22% 2000
17 AustriaAustria 14% 2000
18 ItalyItaly 10% 2000

Citation

"All countries compared for Education > Educational attainment > Tertiary", OECD Education at a Glance: OECD Indicators 2003. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Education/Educational-attainment/Tertiary

Education > Educational attainment > Tertiary: Countries Compared Map

NationMaster

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This is great information! Do you have any more recent information on this? It says this was compiled from data that is now 10 years old.

Posted on 05 Jun 2010

Kait

Kait

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Please collect data for developing countries. Who will care them?

Posted on 28 Jul 2010

Mike

Mike

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