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Education > Universities > Top 100 per million: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Number of universities in the top 100. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Australia 0.588 2005
2 Switzerland 0.538 2005
3 Singapore 0.469 2005
4 Hong Kong 0.44 2005
5 Belgium 0.286 2005
6 Netherlands 0.245 2005
7 Austria 0.243 2005
8 New Zealand 0.242 2005
9 United Kingdom 0.216 2005
10 Finland 0.191 2005
11 Denmark 0.185 2005
12 Israel 0.144 2005
13 United States 0.105 2005
14 Canada 0.0928 2005
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 0.0901 2005
15 France 0.0791 2005
16 Germany 0.0243 2005
17 Japan 0.0235 2005
18 South Korea 0.0208 2005
19 Mexico 0.00903 2005
20 Russia 0.00699 2005
21 China 0.00307 2005
22 India 0.00177 2005

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Universities > Top 100 per million. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", The Times, 2005. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Education/Universities/Top-100-per-million

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