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Education > School enrollment, tertiary > % gross: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: School enrollment, tertiary (% gross). Gross enrolment ratio. Tertiary (ISCED 5 and 6). Total is the total enrollment in tertiary education (ISCED 5 and 6), regardless of age, expressed as a percentage of the total population of the five-year age group following on from secondary school leaving.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 South Korea 100.8% 2011
2 Finland 95.54% 2011
3 United States 95.33% 2011
4 Belarus 91.45% 2012
5 Greece 91.39% 2007
6 Puerto Rico 86.46% 2011
7 Slovenia 85.09% 2011
8 Australia 83.24% 2011
9 Spain 82.62% 2011
10 Iceland 80.94% 2011
11 New Zealand 80.78% 2011
12 Ukraine 79.7% 2012
13 Venezuela 77.91% 2009
14 Lithuania 76.6% 2011
15 Netherlands 76.42% 2011
16 Russia 75.47% 2009
17 Argentina 74.83% 2010
18 Sweden 73.95% 2011
19 Denmark 73.58% 2010
20 Poland 73.51% 2011
21 Ireland 73.47% 2011
22 Norway 73.09% 2011
23 Estonia 71.65% 2010
24 Austria 71% 2011
25 Chile 70.52% 2011
High income OECD countries average (profile) 70.15% 2010
26 Belgium 69.26% 2011
27 Latvia 67.28% 2011
European Union average (profile) 66.02% 2011
28 Portugal 65.95% 2010
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 65.65% 2011
29 Czech Republic 64.58% 2011
30 San Marino 64.3% 2011
31 Macau 63.99% 2011
NATO countries average (profile) 63.93% 2010
32 Italy 63.86% 2011
Eurozone average (profile) 63.7% 2010
33 Uruguay 63.15% 2010
34 European Union 63.06% 2011
35 Cuba 62.45% 2012
36 Israel 62.38% 2009
37 Fiji 61.93% 2011
38 United Kingdom 61.17% 2011
39 Mongolia 61.1% 2012
40 Libya 60.88% 2003
41 Barbados 60.84% 2011
42 Turkey 60.68% 2011
43 Hong Kong 60.13% 2012
44 Japan 59.92% 2011
45 Bulgaria 59.63% 2011
46 Hungary 59.51% 2011
Europe average (profile) 59.3% 2010
47 Canada 58.88% 2000
48 Croatia 58.81% 2011
49 France 57.06% 2011
50 Germany 56.53% 2011
Non-religious countries average (profile) 56.26% 2011
Eastern Europe average (profile) 55.71% 2011
51 Montenegro 55.53% 2010
Cold countries average (profile) 55.52% 2008
52 Iran 55.16% 2012
53 Slovakia 55.07% 2011
54 Albania 54.85% 2012
55 Switzerland 54.34% 2011
56 Grenada 52.77% 2009
57 Serbia 52.38% 2012
58 Romania 51.6% 2011
59 Thailand 51.4% 2012
Emerging markets average (profile) 51.33% 2009
60 Saudi Arabia 50.94% 2012
Potential Future EU Members average (profile) 50.88% 2010
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 46.81% 2011
61 Costa Rica 46.74% 2012
62 Cyprus 46.54% 2011
63 Lebanon 46.26% 2012
64 Armenia 46.04% 2012
65 Colombia 45.02% 2012
66 Kazakhstan 44.53% 2012
67 Liechtenstein 43.68% 2011
68 Marshall Islands 42.86% 2012
69 Peru 42.64% 2010
70 Panama 41.78% 2011
71 Kyrgyzstan 41.35% 2011
72 Republic of Macedonia 40.76% 2011
73 Jordan 39.94% 2011
74 Mauritius 39.86% 2012
75 Malta 39.44% 2011
76 Ecuador 38.92% 2008
77 Aruba 38.74% 2011
78 Moldova 38.2% 2012
79 Palau 37.87% 2002
80 Bosnia and Herzegovina 37.74% 2012
81 Bolivia 37.69% 2007
82 Malaysia 37.13% 2010
83 Tunisia 35.2% 2012
84 Paraguay 34.51% 2010
85 Bahrain 33.46% 2012
86 Dominican Republic 33.33% 2003
87 Algeria 31.46% 2012
88 Bermuda 30.8% 2012
89 Cayman Islands 29.46% 2008
90 Egypt 28.75% 2011
91 Philippines 28.2% 2009
92 Georgia 27.93% 2012
93 Mexico 27.69% 2011
94 Indonesia 27.2% 2011
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 26.02% 2005
95 Jamaica 25.99% 2010
96 Belize 25.79% 2012
97 Syria 25.64% 2011
98 Vietnam 24.6% 2012
Religious countries average (profile) 24.58% 2005
99 El Salvador 24.52% 2011
100 Brunei 24.34% 2012
101 China 24.33% 2011
102 India 23.27% 2011
103 Tajikistan 22.47% 2012
104 Kuwait 22.3% 2004
105 Turkmenistan 21.7% 1991
106 Cape Verde 20.61% 2012
107 Honduras 20.56% 2010
OPEC countries average (profile) 19.73% 2004
108 Azerbaijan 19.65% 2011
109 Liberia 19.4% 2000
South and Central Asia average (profile) 18.23% 2011
110 Saint Kitts and Nevis 18.23% 2008
111 Luxembourg 18.21% 2010
112 Guatemala 17.88% 2007
113 Nicaragua 17.86% 2003
114 East Timor 17.74% 2010
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 17.21% 1983
Muslim countries average (profile) 17.17% 2003
115 Laos 17.09% 2011
116 Morocco 16.16% 2011
117 Iraq 15.98% 2005
118 Oman 15.84% 2012
119 Cambodia 15.83% 2011
120 The Bahamas 15.05% 1995
121 South Africa 15% 1994
122 Nepal 14.49% 2011
123 Sri Lanka 14.4% 2011
124 Antigua and Barbuda 14.37% 2011
125 Federated States of Micronesia 14.12% 2000
Former French colonies average (profile) 13.85% 2011
126 Burma 13.81% 2011
127 Maldives 13.18% 2008
128 Bangladesh 13.15% 2011
129 Guyana 12.91% 2012
130 Benin 12.37% 2011
131 Ghana 12.2% 2012
132 Qatar 12.15% 2012
133 Suriname 12.08% 2002
134 Trinidad and Tobago 11.95% 2004
135 Cameroon 11.91% 2011
136 Brazil 11.81% 1996
South Asia average (profile) 11.44% 2011
137 Comoros 11.42% 2012
138 Lesotho 10.83% 2012
139 Nigeria 10.41% 2005
140 Republic of the Congo 10.36% 2012
141 Togo 10.31% 2012
142 Yemen 10.29% 2011
143 Saint Lucia 10.18% 2012
144 Pakistan 9.53% 2012
145 Namibia 9.33% 2008
146 Uganda 9.06% 2011
147 Uzbekistan 8.87% 2011
148 Guinea 8.79% 2012
149 Bhutan 8.74% 2011
150 Cote d'Ivoire 8.36% 2010
151 Democratic Republic of the Congo 8.23% 2012
152 Ethiopia 8.19% 2012
153 Sao Tome and Principe 7.67% 2012
154 Senegal 7.63% 2010
155 Samoa 7.56% 2000
156 Angola 7.5% 2011
157 Mali 7.47% 2012
158 Botswana 7.43% 2006
159 Gabon 7.24% 1999
160 Dominica 7.22% 1993
161 Rwanda 6.9% 2012
162 Tonga 6.35% 2003
163 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 6.17% 1990
164 United Arab Emirates 6.13% 1993
165 Swaziland 5.96% 2011
166 Zimbabwe 5.94% 2012
167 Mauritania 5.14% 2012
168 Djibouti 4.92% 2011
169 Mozambique 4.85% 2011
170 Vanuatu 4.74% 2004
171 Burkina Faso 4.56% 2012
172 The Gambia 4.47% 2008
173 Madagascar 4.09% 2012
174 Kenya 4.05% 2009
175 Tanzania 3.92% 2012
176 Afghanistan 3.74% 2011
177 Equatorial Guinea 3.28% 2000
178 Burundi 3.17% 2010
179 Central African Republic 2.84% 2012
180 Somalia 2.78% 1987
181 Guinea-Bissau 2.62% 2006
182 Zambia 2.39% 2000
183 Chad 2.25% 2011
184 Sierra Leone 2.03% 2002
185 Eritrea 2.03% 2010
186 Papua New Guinea 1.89% 1999
187 Niger 1.75% 2012
188 Seychelles 1.39% 2012
189 Haiti 1.03% 1986
190 Malawi 0.814% 2011
191 Turks and Caicos Islands 0.0761% 2008
192 American Samoa 0.0 1971

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"Countries Compared by Education > School enrollment, tertiary > % gross. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Education/School-enrollment,-tertiary/%-gross

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