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Education > School enrollment > Tertiary > Male > % 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 South Korea 109.88% gross 2005
2 Finland 81.56% gross 2004
3 Greece 73.33% gross 2004
4 Macau 71.09% gross 2005
5 New Zealand 69.68% gross 2004
6 United States 69.19% gross 2004
7 Sweden 66.05% gross 2004
8 Australia 64.87% gross 2004
9 Norway 63.73% gross 2004
10 Ukraine 62.63% gross 2005
11 Slovenia 62.09% gross 2004
12 Denmark 61.32% gross 2004
13 Spain 59.19% gross 2004
14 Russia 57.92% gross 2004
15 Lithuania 57.48% gross 2004
16 Japan 57.13% gross 2004
17 Netherlands 56.94% gross 2004
18 Belgium 56.65% gross 2004
High income OECD countries average (profile) 56.15% gross 2004
19 Latvia 55.03% gross 2004
20 Italy 54.15% gross 2004
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 54.1% gross 2002
21 Libya 53.73% gross 2003
22 Belarus 52.52% gross 2005
23 Switzerland 52.38% gross 2004
24 Ireland 51.36% gross 2004
25 Canada 51.2% gross 2002
26 Argentina 51.01% gross 2003
27 Poland 50.84% gross 2004
28 United Kingdom 50.8% gross 2004
29 Hungary 49.89% gross 2004
European Union average (profile) 49.88% gross 2004
Eurozone average (profile) 49.75% gross 2004
30 France 49.22% gross 2004
31 Portugal 48.87% gross 2004
32 Estonia 48.84% gross 2004
33 Israel 48.64% gross 2004
NATO countries average (profile) 48.06% gross 2004
34 Iceland 47.66% gross 2004
35 Lebanon 47.25% gross 2005
Europe average (profile) 45.88% gross 2004
36 Austria 45.63% gross 2004
37 Cuba 45.54% gross 2005
38 Georgia 45.34% gross 2005
39 Chile 44.06% gross 2004
40 Kazakhstan 43.87% gross 2005
41 Czech Republic 41.27% gross 2004
Non-religious countries average (profile) 41.14% gross 2004
42 Thailand 40.69% gross 2005
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 39.98% gross 2004
43 Bolivia 38.91% gross 1998
44 Bulgaria 38.1% gross 2004
45 Venezuela 37.87% gross 2003
46 Jordan 37.45% gross 2004
47 Kyrgyzstan 36.81% gross 2005
48 Liechtenstein 36.31% gross 2004
49 Cyprus 36.21% gross 2004
Emerging markets average (profile) 35.59% gross 2004
50 Romania 35.57% gross 2004
51 Croatia 35.47% gross 2003
52 Turkey 33.54% gross 2004
53 Panama 33.51% gross 2005
54 Serbia and Montenegro 32.95% gross 2001
55 Peru 32.94% gross 2004
56 Slovakia 32.51% gross 2004
57 Hong Kong 32.21% gross 2005
58 Mongolia 31.64% gross 2005
59 Moldova 27.47% gross 2005
60 Colombia 27.13% gross 2005
61 Malaysia 27.01% gross 2003
62 Aruba 26.92% gross 2005
63 Palau 26.54% gross 2002
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 26.27% gross 2003
64 Uruguay 26.03% gross 2003
65 Tajikistan 25.5% gross 2005
66 Philippines 25.37% gross 2004
67 Armenia 25.21% gross 2005
68 Dominican Republic 25.03% gross 2004
69 Tunisia 24.31% gross 2004
70 Singapore 23.92% gross 1991
71 Mexico 23.6% gross 2004
72 Saudi Arabia 23.16% gross 2005
73 Iran 22.96% gross 2005
74 Malta 22.69% gross 2004
75 Costa Rica 22.55% gross 2004
76 Bahrain 22.22% gross 2005
77 Barbados 21.86% gross 2001
78 Syria 21.46% gross 1991
=79 Paraguay 20.61% gross 2003
=79 China 20.61% gross 2004
81 Egypt 20.34% gross 1991
82 Iraq 19.28% gross 2005
83 Brazil 19.22% gross 2003
84 Netherlands Antilles 18.97% gross 2002
85 Vietnam 18.67% gross 2005
86 Indonesia 18.57% gross 2004
87 Liberia 17.65% gross 2000
88 Algeria 17.19% gross 2005
89 El Salvador 17.05% gross 2005
90 Uzbekistan 16.97% gross 2004
91 Nicaragua 16.92% gross 2003
OPEC countries average (profile) 16.81% gross 1999
92 Azerbaijan 15.66% gross 2005
93 Albania 14.95% gross 2004
94 Mauritius 14.91% gross 2005
95 Marshall Islands 14.77% gross 2003
96 South Africa 14.25% gross 2004
97 India 14.05% gross 2004
98 Fiji 13.94% gross 2004
99 Yemen 13.54% gross 2005
=100 Bermuda 13.38% gross 2005
=100 Honduras 13.38% gross 2004
102 Oman 13.29% gross 2005
103 Nigeria 13.11% gross 2004
104 Morocco 12.2% gross 2005
105 United Arab Emirates 12.17% gross 2003
106 Jamaica 11.52% gross 2003
107 Luxembourg 11.41% gross 2004
108 Kuwait 11.3% gross 2005
109 Guatemala 11.16% gross 2003
110 Trinidad and Tobago 10.71% gross 2005
111 Qatar 10.05% gross 2005
112 Brunei 9.98% gross 2005
113 Cote d'Ivoire 9.51% gross 1999
114 Suriname 9.49% gross 2002
115 Cayman Islands 9.44% gross 2001
116 Laos 9.22% gross 2005
117 Gabon 8.56% gross 1999
118 East Timor 8.43% gross 2002
119 Bangladesh 8.4% gross 2005
120 Burma 8.2% gross 2001
121 Andorra 8.07% gross 2005
122 Nepal 7.95% gross 2004
123 Samoa 7.72% gross 2001
124 Cameroon 7.37% gross 2005
125 Saint Lucia 7.21% gross 2005
126 Cape Verde 6.8% gross 2005
South Asia average (profile) 6.8% gross 2004
127 Ghana 6.67% gross 2005
128 Sudan 6.35% gross 2000
129 Guyana 6.33% gross 2005
130 Vanuatu 6.25% gross 2004
131 Congo, Republic of the 6.16% gross 2003
132 Togo 5.97% gross 2001
133 Namibia 5.68% gross 2003
134 Sri Lanka 5.54% gross 1991
135 Pakistan 4.94% gross 2005
136 Benin 4.83% gross 2001
137 Mauritania 4.81% gross 2005
138 Guinea 4.72% gross 2005
139 Tonga 4.62% gross 2004
140 Botswana 4.58% gross 2005
141 Cambodia 4.56% gross 2005
142 Zimbabwe 4.51% gross 2003
143 Swaziland 4.34% gross 2005
144 Uganda 4.23% gross 2004
145 Ethiopia 4.06% gross 2005
146 Equatorial Guinea 3.68% gross 2000
147 Kenya 3.64% gross 2004
148 Mali 3.47% gross 2005
149 Burundi 3.41% gross 2005
150 Rwanda 3.36% gross 2005
151 Burkina Faso 3.27% gross 2005
152 Zambia 3.19% gross 2000
=153 Central African Republic 3.06% gross 2000
=153 Sierra Leone 3.06% gross 2002
155 Lesotho 3.02% gross 2005
156 Madagascar 2.76% gross 2005
157 Papua New Guinea 2.67% gross 1999
158 Djibouti 2.63% gross 2005
159 Comoros 2.56% gross 2004
160 Chad 2.13% gross 2005
161 Eritrea 1.98% gross 2004
162 The Gambia 1.95% gross 2004
163 Tanzania 1.88% gross 2005
164 Afghanistan 1.66% gross 2004
165 Mozambique 1.63% gross 2004
166 Belize 1.54% gross 2004
167 Niger 1.25% gross 2005
168 Angola 1.03% gross 2003
169 Guinea-Bissau 0.64% gross 2001
170 Malawi 0.54% gross 2004
171 Maldives 0.13% gross 2004

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > School enrollment > Tertiary > Male > % 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/Male/%-gross

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