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Education > Proportion of 20 year olds in tertiary education: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Percentage share of 20 year-olds enrolled in tertiary education. Based on net enrolment rates, attained by head count. Data for 2000.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Greece 56% 2000
2 Belgium 46% 2000
3 France 42% 2000
=4 United States 38% 2000
=4 Spain 38% 2000
6 Canada 37% 2000
7 Ireland 35% 2000
=8 Australia 33% 2000
=8 United Kingdom 33% 2000
=8 Poland 33% 2000
=8 New Zealand 33% 2000
12 Netherlands 32% 2000
13 Finland 31% 2000
14 Portugal 30% 2000
15 Norway 28% 2000
High income OECD countries average (profile) 27.35% 2000
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 27.29% 2000
=16 Italy 26% 2000
=16 Hungary 26% 2000
=18 Czech Republic 23% 2000
=18 Sweden 23% 2000
20 Slovakia 21% 2000
21 Austria 19% 2000
22 Germany 15% 2000
=23 Switzerland 14% 2000
=23 Mexico 14% 2000
=23 Iceland 14% 2000
26 Turkey 13% 2000
27 Denmark 11% 2000
=28 Zimbabwe 0.0 2000
=28 Luxembourg 0.0 2000
=28 China 0.0 2000
=28 Thailand 0.0 2000
=28 Philippines 0.0 2000
=28 Tunisia 0.0 2000
=28 Japan 0.0 2000
=28 Jordan 0.0 2000
=28 Egypt 0.0 2000
=28 Jamaica 0.0 2000

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Proportion of 20 year olds in tertiary education. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", UNESCO Institute of Statistics. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Education/Proportion-of-20-year-olds-in-tertiary-education

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