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Education > Proportion of 18 year olds in tertiary education: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Percentage share of 18 year-olds enrolled in tertiary education. Based on net enrolment rates, attained by head count. Data for 2000..

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 GreeceGreece 77% 2000
2 BelgiumBelgium 36% 2000
3 United StatesUnited States 35% 2000
4 IrelandIreland 32% 2000
5 AustraliaAustralia 29% 2000
6 SpainSpain 27% 2000
7 New ZealandNew Zealand 25% 2000
8 FranceFrance 25% 2000
9 United KingdomUnited Kingdom 24% 2000
10 CanadaCanada 19% 2000
11 NetherlandsNetherlands 17% 2000
12 PortugalPortugal 16% 2000
High income OECD countries averageHigh income OECD countries average 15.38% 2000
Group of 7 countries (G7) averageGroup of 7 countries (G7) average 15.14% 2000
13 SlovakiaSlovakia 14% 2000
14 Czech RepublicCzech Republic 12% 2000
15 HungaryHungary 12% 2000
16 MexicoMexico 12% 2000
17 TurkeyTurkey 9% 2000
18 AustriaAustria 6% 2000
19 GermanyGermany 3% 2000
20 FinlandFinland 1% 2000
21 SwitzerlandSwitzerland 1% 2000
22 PolandPoland 1% 2000
23 ZimbabweZimbabwe 0.0 2000
24 LuxembourgLuxembourg 0.0 2000
25 ChinaChina 0.0 2000
26 SwedenSweden 0.0 2000
27 ThailandThailand 0.0 2000
28 DenmarkDenmark 0.0 2000
29 PhilippinesPhilippines 0.0 2000
30 TunisiaTunisia 0.0 2000
31 JapanJapan 0.0 2000
32 ItalyItaly 0.0 2000
33 JordanJordan 0.0 2000
34 EgyptEgypt 0.0 2000
35 IcelandIceland 0.0 2000
36 JamaicaJamaica 0.0 2000
37 NorwayNorway 0.0 2000

Citation

"All countries compared for Education > Proportion of 18 year olds in tertiary education", UNESCO Institute of Statistics. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Education/Proportion-of-18-year-olds-in-tertiary-education

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