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Education > Labor force with primary education, male > % of male labor force: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Labor force with primary education, male (% of male labor force). Labor force with primary education is the proportion of the labor force that has a primary education, as a percentage of the total labor force.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Aruba 81.4% 1994
2 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 76.9% 1991
3 Uganda 76.3% 1994
4 Dominica 73.5% 1997
5 Sri Lanka 70.3% 2008
6 Portugal 64.1% 2012
7 Turkey 61.7% 2012
8 Rwanda 60% 1996
9 Syria 59.1% 2007
10 Iran 58.7% 2008
11 Algeria 58.5% 2011
12 Japan 58.3% 2008
13 Madagascar 57.5% 2005
14 Jordan 56% 2012
15 Namibia 54.8% 2012
16 Paraguay 54.7% 2011
17 Indonesia 54.6% 2008
18 Honduras 54.5% 2011
19 Lebanon 53.7% 2007
20 Malta 53.4% 2012
21 Botswana 51.5% 2006
22 Guatemala 51.3% 2011
23 Nepal 51% 1995
24 Mauritius 50.1% 2007
25 San Marino 49.6% 2008
26 Macau 48.1% 2008
27 Tunisia 46.8% 1997
28 Morocco 46% 2006
29 Spain 45.8% 2012
30 Dominican Republic 44% 2011
31 Belize 43.8% 2005
=32 Thailand 42.3% 2012
=32 Guyana 42.3% 2010
34 Costa Rica 41.7% 2011
35 Brazil 41.1% 2011
36 Nicaragua 40.7% 2010
37 Italy 40.6% 2012
38 Argentina 40.4% 2012
39 Ecuador 40.3% 2011
40 Oman 39.2% 2000
41 Cuba 39% 2008
42 Bolivia 38% 2009
43 Saudi Arabia 36.7% 2009
44 Venezuela 35.6% 2011
45 Greece 34.2% 2012
46 Philippines 33.8% 2008
47 Iceland 32% 2012
=48 Colombia 31.7% 2011
=48 Mongolia 31.7% 2011
50 Bahrain 31.4% 2010
51 Kuwait 31.3% 2011
52 United Arab Emirates 31% 2005
53 East Timor 30.9% 2010
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 30.05% 2008
54 Chad 29.9% 1993
Emerging markets average (profile) 29.46% 2007
55 Guinea 29.2% 1998
=56 Trinidad and Tobago 28.2% 2008
=56 Mexico 28.2% 2011
=58 Ethiopia 27.5% 1999
=58 Hong Kong 27.5% 2012
=60 Australia 26.7% 2008
=60 Republic of Macedonia 26.7% 2012
62 Netherlands 26.6% 2012
Non-religious countries average (profile) 26.44% 2008
High income OECD countries average (profile) 25.89% 2008
Eurozone average (profile) 25.85% 2012
Europe average (profile) 25.23% 2008
63 Denmark 24.7% 2012
64 Belgium 24.1% 2012
=65 Ireland 23.9% 2012
=65 Chile 23.9% 2011
67 France 23.8% 2012
68 European Union 23.73% 2012
69 El Salvador 23.5% 2011
NATO countries average (profile) 22.97% 2012
70 Kyrgyzstan 22.9% 2006
71 Peru 22.1% 2011
72 Singapore 22% 2012
European Union average (profile) 21.7% 2012
73 Cayman Islands 21.6% 2008
=74 Montenegro 21.2% 2012
=74 Romania 21.2% 2012
76 Cyprus 20.5% 2012
77 Ghana 20.2% 1992
78 Norway 19.5% 2012
79 Luxembourg 19.4% 2012
80 Nigeria 19.2% 1995
81 New Zealand 19.1% 2008
82 Bosnia and Herzegovina 18.8% 2012
83 South Korea 18.7% 2007
84 United Kingdom 18.5% 2012
85 Malaysia 18.3% 2012
86 Sweden 18.1% 2012
87 Moldova 17.8% 2012
88 The Bahamas 17.6% 2011
89 Pakistan 17.5% 2008
90 Israel 17.3% 2008
91 South Africa 17% 2008
92 Tajikistan 16.9% 2004
93 Yemen 16.7% 2010
=94 Finland 16.5% 2012
=94 Panama 16.5% 2011
=94 Saint Lucia 16.5% 2005
97 Barbados 16.2% 2003
98 Saint Kitts and Nevis 15.6% 2001
99 Canada 15.3% 2008
100 India 15.1% 2010
101 United States 14.9% 2001
102 Switzerland 14.6% 2012
103 Bulgaria 14.4% 2012
104 Austria 14.2% 2012
105 Latvia 13.9% 2012
106 Germany 13.7% 2012
=107 Croatia 13.1% 2012
=107 Antigua and Barbuda 13.1% 2002
109 Estonia 12.9% 2012
110 Hungary 12.6% 2012
111 Azerbaijan 12.4% 2012
=112 Slovenia 12.3% 2012
=112 Egypt 12.3% 2011
114 Niger 12% 2001
115 Uruguay 11.4% 2011
116 Bermuda 10.2% 2000
117 Armenia 9.1% 2011
118 Poland 8.7% 2012
119 Georgia 8% 2010
120 Russia 6.7% 2008
121 Lithuania 6.6% 2012
122 Kazakhstan 6.4% 2004
123 Slovakia 5.4% 2012
124 Czech Republic 4.5% 2012
125 Belarus 4.4% 2009

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Labor force with primary education, male > % of male labor force. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Education/Labor-force-with-primary-education,-male/%-of-male-labor-force

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