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Education > School enrollment > Tertiary > Female > % gross: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Gross enrollment ratio is the ratio of total enrollment, regardless of age, to the population of the age group that officially corresponds to the level of education shown. Tertiary education, whether or not to an advanced research qualification, normally requires, as a minimum condition of admission, the successful completion of education at the secondary level.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 New Zealand 102.66% gross 2004
2 Sweden 102.34% gross 2004
3 Norway 97.9% gross 2004
4 Finland 97.81% gross 2004
5 United States 96.32% gross 2004
6 Latvia 94.45% gross 2004
7 Lithuania 89.42% gross 2004
8 Iceland 88.03% gross 2004
9 Denmark 86.83% gross 2004
10 Greece 86% gross 2004
11 Slovenia 85.97% gross 2004
12 Estonia 81.93% gross 2004
13 Australia 79.85% gross 2004
14 Russia 78.79% gross 2004
15 Cuba 78.21% gross 2005
16 Argentina 76.98% gross 2003
17 Ukraine 75.43% gross 2005
18 Spain 72.44% gross 2004
19 Italy 72.39% gross 2004
20 Belarus 72.04% gross 2005
21 Poland 71.65% gross 2004
High income OECD countries average (profile) 70.15% gross 2004
22 United Kingdom 69.77% gross 2004
23 Hungary 69.75% gross 2004
24 Canada 69.68% gross 2002
25 Belgium 68.66% gross 2004
26 South Korea 68.6% gross 2005
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 67.09% gross 2002
27 Ireland 65.96% gross 2004
European Union average (profile) 65.86% gross 2004
NATO countries average (profile) 65% gross 2004
28 Israel 64.74% gross 2004
29 Portugal 64.62% gross 2004
Eurozone average (profile) 64% gross 2004
30 France 63.14% gross 2004
31 Kazakhstan 62.35% gross 2005
32 Netherlands 61.54% gross 2004
Europe average (profile) 58.97% gross 2004
33 Libya 58.83% gross 2003
34 Palau 57.06% gross 2002
35 Panama 54.63% gross 2005
36 Lebanon 54.16% gross 2005
37 Austria 54.09% gross 2004
38 Barbados 54.02% gross 2001
39 Uruguay 53.13% gross 2003
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 52.46% gross 2004
40 Macau 51.86% gross 2005
41 Mongolia 51.23% gross 2005
42 Japan 50.69% gross 2004
43 Bahrain 49.57% gross 2005
44 Georgia 46.93% gross 2005
45 Kyrgyzstan 46.15% gross 2005
Non-religious countries average (profile) 45.93% gross 2004
46 Thailand 45.36% gross 2005
47 Czech Republic 45.3% gross 2004
48 Romania 44.99% gross 2004
Emerging markets average (profile) 44.57% gross 2004
49 Bulgaria 44.3% gross 2004
50 Croatia 42.08% gross 2003
51 Chile 41.87% gross 2004
52 Switzerland 41.73% gross 2004
53 Jordan 41.31% gross 2004
54 Dominican Republic 41.01% gross 2004
55 Venezuela 40.72% gross 2003
56 Moldova 40.55% gross 2005
57 Aruba 40.19% gross 2005
58 Slovakia 39.83% gross 2004
59 Serbia and Montenegro 39.68% gross 2001
60 United Arab Emirates 39.45% gross 2003
61 Malaysia 37.97% gross 2003
62 Cyprus 35.49% gross 2004
63 Saudi Arabia 33.97% gross 2005
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 33.91% gross 2003
64 Qatar 33.82% gross 2005
65 Peru 33.78% gross 2004
66 Tunisia 33.09% gross 2004
67 Philippines 32.36% gross 2004
68 Armenia 30.78% gross 2005
69 Hong Kong 30.65% gross 2005
70 Malta 30.29% gross 2004
71 Colombia 29.5% gross 2005
72 Cayman Islands 28.45% gross 2001
73 Paraguay 28.33% gross 2003
74 Costa Rica 28.28% gross 2004
75 Netherlands Antilles 28.23% gross 2002
76 Jamaica 26.34% gross 2003
77 Brazil 25.4% gross 2003
78 Iran 24.97% gross 2005
79 Kuwait 24.71% gross 2005
80 Turkey 24.35% gross 2004
81 Bermuda 24.02% gross 2005
82 Algeria 23.6% gross 2005
OPEC countries average (profile) 23.59% gross 1999
83 Albania 23.43% gross 2004
84 Mexico 23.18% gross 2004
85 Bolivia 21.35% gross 1998
86 El Salvador 21.01% gross 2005
87 Saint Lucia 20.17% gross 2005
88 Brunei 20.15% gross 2005
89 Honduras 19.56% gross 2004
90 Marshall Islands 19.14% gross 2003
91 Mauritius 18.85% gross 2005
92 Nicaragua 18.84% gross 2003
93 China 17.45% gross 2004
94 South Africa 17.07% gross 2004
95 Singapore 17.05% gross 1991
96 Fiji 16.69% gross 2004
97 Oman 16.25% gross 2005
98 Suriname 15.39% gross 2002
99 Indonesia 14.74% gross 2004
100 Burma 14.45% gross 2001
101 Azerbaijan 14.17% gross 2005
102 Syria 13.83% gross 1991
=103 Liechtenstein 13.59% gross 2004
=103 Trinidad and Tobago 13.59% gross 2005
105 Uzbekistan 13.52% gross 2004
106 Guyana 13.46% gross 2005
107 Luxembourg 13.42% gross 2004
108 Liberia 13.41% gross 2000
109 Vietnam 13.21% gross 2005
110 East Timor 12.44% gross 2002
111 Iraq 11.35% gross 2005
112 Egypt 11.12% gross 1991
113 Morocco 10.32% gross 2005
114 India 9.31% gross 2004
115 Tajikistan 8.97% gross 2005
116 Andorra 8.56% gross 2005
117 Guatemala 8.06% gross 2003
118 Tonga 7.72% gross 2004
119 Samoa 7.19% gross 2001
120 Nigeria 7.16% gross 2004
121 Cape Verde 7.06% gross 2005
122 Laos 6.64% gross 2005
123 Namibia 6.54% gross 2003
124 Sudan 5.84% gross 2000
125 Yemen 5.08% gross 2005
126 Cameroon 4.83% gross 2005
=127 Swaziland 4.61% gross 2005
=127 Gabon 4.61% gross 1999
129 Botswana 4.5% gross 2005
130 Bangladesh 4.46% gross 2005
131 Pakistan 4.34% gross 2005
South Asia average (profile) 4.12% gross 2004
132 Lesotho 3.82% gross 2005
133 Belize 3.73% gross 2004
134 Ghana 3.7% gross 2005
135 Vanuatu 3.63% gross 2004
136 Cote d'Ivoire 3.43% gross 1999
137 Nepal 3.2% gross 2004
138 Sri Lanka 3.03% gross 1991
139 Zimbabwe 2.85% gross 2003
140 Uganda 2.64% gross 2004
141 Madagascar 2.46% gross 2005
142 Kenya 2.19% gross 2004
143 Cambodia 2.12% gross 2005
144 Rwanda 2.08% gross 2005
145 Comoros 1.97% gross 2004
146 Djibouti 1.91% gross 2005
147 Mali 1.63% gross 2005
148 Equatorial Guinea 1.59% gross 2000
149 Mauritania 1.56% gross 2005
=150 Burkina Faso 1.48% gross 2005
=150 Papua New Guinea 1.48% gross 1999
152 Zambia 1.47% gross 2000
153 Ethiopia 1.3% gross 2005
154 Burundi 1.28% gross 2005
155 Sierra Leone 1.23% gross 2002
156 Benin 1.22% gross 2001
157 Togo 1.2% gross 2001
=158 Congo, Republic of the 1.15% gross 2003
=158 Guinea 1.15% gross 2005
160 Tanzania 0.9% gross 2005
161 Mozambique 0.75% gross 2004
162 Angola 0.67% gross 2003
163 Central African Republic 0.57% gross 2000
164 Niger 0.56% gross 2005
=165 Afghanistan 0.46% gross 2004
=165 The Gambia 0.46% gross 2004
=167 Malawi 0.3% gross 2004
=167 Maldives 0.3% gross 2004
=167 Chad 0.3% gross 2005
170 Eritrea 0.29% gross 2004
171 Guinea-Bissau 0.12% gross 2001

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > School enrollment > Tertiary > Female > % gross. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Education/School-enrollment/Tertiary/Female/%-gross

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