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Education > Secondary education, vocational pupils > % female: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Secondary education, vocational pupils (% female). Percentage of female students. Total secondary. Technical/vocational programmes is the number of female students enrolled in technical/vocational programmes at the secondary education level expressed as a percentage of the total number of students (male and female) enrolled in technical/vocational programmes at the secondary education level in a given school year.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Zimbabwe 100% 1986
2 Lesotho 79.09% 2010
3 Dominica 69.21% 2011
4 Bolivia 65.08% 2003
5 Dominican Republic 62.04% 2011
6 Peru 59.74% 2009
7 Nicaragua 59.68% 2010
8 Honduras 58.47% 1991
9 Kenya 57.82% 2009
10 Mexico 55.98% 2011
11 Kiribati 55.97% 1996
12 Brazil 54.98% 1978
13 Colombia 54.33% 2012
14 Laos 53.99% 2012
15 Niger 53.92% 2012
16 Libya 53.03% 2003
17 French Polynesia 52.9% 1997
18 Venezuela 52.47% 2012
19 Namibia 51.55% 1997
20 Senegal 51.44% 2011
21 El Salvador 51.33% 2011
22 Ireland 50.91% 2011
23 Guatemala 50.83% 2011
24 Liberia 50.47% 2011
25 Suriname 50.44% 2011
26 Costa Rica 50.42% 2011
27 Ethiopia 50.06% 2012
28 Azerbaijan 50.01% 2012
29 New Zealand 49.87% 2011
30 Cote d'Ivoire 49.86% 1999
31 Paraguay 49.77% 2010
32 Marshall Islands 49.74% 2007
33 Brunei 49.61% 2012
34 Ecuador 49% 2012
35 Turks and Caicos Islands 48.44% 2005
36 Rwanda 48.27% 2012
37 Monaco 48.23% 2012
38 Panama 48.2% 2012
39 Cape Verde 47.96% 2012
40 Samoa 47.74% 1980
41 Uzbekistan 47.65% 2006
42 Guyana 47.63% 2011
43 The Gambia 47.6% 2009
44 Seychelles 47.57% 1996
45 Luxembourg 47.55% 2011
46 United Kingdom 47.54% 2011
47 Chile 47.46% 2011
48 Zambia 47.37% 2012
49 Tanzania 47.37% 2012
50 Guam 47.22% 1997
51 Serbia 47.17% 2012
52 Cambodia 47% 2008
53 Finland 46.8% 2011
54 Guinea 46.72% 2012
55 Croatia 46.66% 2011
56 Netherlands 46.39% 2011
57 Burkina Faso 46.39% 2012
58 Spain 45.85% 2011
59 Uruguay 45.83% 2010
60 Republic of the Congo 45.8% 2012
61 East Timor 45.71% 2011
62 Belize 45.58% 2012
63 Egypt 45.51% 2011
64 Israel 45.2% 2010
65 China 45.13% 2011
66 New Caledonia 45.04% 1997
67 Slovakia 45.04% 2011
68 Montenegro 44.86% 2012
69 Bosnia and Herzegovina 44.83% 2012
70 Eritrea 44.76% 2012
71 Czech Republic 44.62% 2011
72 South Korea 44.53% 2011
73 Nigeria 44.46% 1990
74 Vietnam 44.21% 1977
75 Republic of Macedonia 44.16% 2011
76 Antigua and Barbuda 44.12% 2011
77 Sierra Leone 44.04% 2001
78 Austria 43.92% 2011
79 Belgium 43.89% 2011
80 Sweden 43.88% 2011
81 Sri Lanka 43.68% 2011
High income OECD countries average (profile) 43.51% 2010
82 South Africa 43.49% 2012
83 France 43.45% 2011
84 Georgia 43.42% 2008
85 Denmark 43.28% 2010
86 Mongolia 43.12% 2012
87 Malaysia 43.09% 2010
88 Japan 42.97% 2011
89 Australia 42.79% 2011
90 Pakistan 42.76% 2012
91 Kyrgyzstan 42.44% 2011
92 Switzerland 42.31% 2011
Emerging markets average (profile) 42.29% 2010
93 Turkey 42.28% 2011
94 Portugal 42.13% 2010
95 European Union 42.12% 2011
96 Jamaica 42.02% 2003
97 Indonesia 41.98% 2011
98 Iceland 41.97% 2011
99 Romania 41.94% 2011
Non-religious countries average (profile) 41.79% 2011
100 Norway 41.64% 2011
Potential Future EU Members average (profile) 41.59% 2011
101 Andorra 41.54% 2012
102 Thailand 41.52% 2012
103 Armenia 41.51% 2012
Eurozone average (profile) 41.48% 2011
European Union average (profile) 41.42% 2011
NATO countries average (profile) 41.32% 2011
Europe average (profile) 41.2% 2011
104 Moldova 41.19% 2012
105 Mali 41.14% 2012
Eastern Europe average (profile) 41.11% 2011
106 Slovenia 40.94% 2011
107 Lebanon 40.42% 2012
108 Syria 39.75% 2012
109 Italy 39.65% 2011
110 Djibouti 39.45% 2012
111 Vanuatu 39.35% 2010
112 Aruba 39.29% 2011
113 Haiti 39.13% 1996
114 Burma 39.1% 1994
115 Chad 39.08% 2012
116 Macau 38.91% 2012
117 Bulgaria 38.78% 2011
118 Latvia 38.65% 2011
119 Cuba 38.48% 2012
120 Benin 38.48% 2011
121 Morocco 38.44% 2012
122 Uganda 38.43% 2009
123 Togo 38.39% 2007
124 Barbados 38.36% 2005
125 Germany 38.22% 2011
126 Bermuda 37.89% 1980
127 Poland 37.75% 2011
128 Hungary 37.73% 2011
129 Cameroon 37.69% 2012
130 Jordan 37.67% 2011
131 Ghana 37.38% 2012
132 Central African Republic 37.27% 2012
133 Argentina 37.22% 2010
134 Russia 37.15% 2009
135 Liechtenstein 37.12% 2011
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 36.96% 2009
136 Belarus 36.91% 2012
137 Solomon Islands 36.51% 1986
138 Ukraine 35.95% 2012
139 Greece 35.15% 2010
140 Singapore 35.13% 2009
141 Botswana 34.67% 2008
142 Estonia 34.36% 2010
143 Algeria 34.3% 2011
144 Malta 34.28% 2011
145 Mozambique 34.12% 2012
146 Mauritius 34.1% 2012
147 Iran 33.93% 2012
148 Democratic Republic of the Congo 33.83% 2012
149 Gabon 33.77% 2002
150 Mauritania 33.62% 2006
151 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 33.59% 2005
152 Burundi 33.07% 2012
153 Bhutan 32.96% 2006
154 Lithuania 32.91% 2011
155 Bangladesh 32.87% 2011
156 Angola 32.72% 2011
157 Tunisia 32.46% 2011
158 Grenada 32.44% 2010
159 Madagascar 32.16% 2012
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 31.6% 1971
160 San Marino 30.11% 2012
161 Kazakhstan 30.1% 2012
162 Maldives 30.04% 2004
OPEC countries average (profile) 29.26% 1973
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 28.04% 1985
163 Trinidad and Tobago 27.58% 2004
164 Papua New Guinea 27.18% 1998
165 Saint Kitts and Nevis 27.04% 1985
166 Sao Tome and Principe 26.9% 2012
167 Guinea-Bissau 26.7% 2000
168 Swaziland 26.24% 2003
failed states average (profile) 25.37% 1971
169 India 25% 2008
South Asia average (profile) 24.44% 2008
170 Sudan 24.27% 2009
171 Fiji 24.16% 2011
172 Somalia 22.94% 1986
173 Tajikistan 22.32% 2011
174 Albania 22.21% 2012
175 Nepal 22.19% 2007
176 Malawi 20.67% 1996
177 Equatorial Guinea 20.07% 2002
178 United Arab Emirates 18.89% 2012
179 Cyprus 16.63% 2011
180 Comoros 14.73% 2012
181 Tonga 14.59% 2012
182 Hong Kong 14.41% 2012
183 Federated States of Micronesia 14.15% 1977
184 Bahrain 13.7% 2012
185 Iraq 12% 2007
186 Saint Lucia 11.54% 2012
187 Saudi Arabia 9.36% 2005
188 Kuwait 8.21% 2010
189 Afghanistan 6.36% 2011
190 American Samoa 6.11% 1997
191 Yemen 5.1% 2012
=192 Tuvalu 0.0 1990
=192 Qatar 0.0 1996
=192 Oman 0.0 1998

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"Countries Compared by Education > Secondary education, vocational pupils > % female. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Education/Secondary-education,-vocational-pupils/%-female

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