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Education > Universities > Top 200 per million: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Number of universities in the top 200. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Switzerland 0.941 2005
2 Australia 0.834 2005
3 New Zealand 0.726 2005
4 Netherlands 0.613 2005
5 Hong Kong 0.587 2005
6 Sweden 0.554 2005
7 Denmark 0.554 2005
8 Singapore 0.469 2005
9 Israel 0.433 2005
10 United Kingdom 0.399 2005
11 Finland 0.381 2005
12 Austria 0.365 2005
13 Belgium 0.286 2005
14 Canada 0.248 2005
15 Ireland 0.24 2005
16 Norway 0.216 2005
17 United States 0.183 2005
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 0.173 2005
18 France 0.142 2005
19 Germany 0.109 2005
20 Japan 0.0783 2005
21 South Korea 0.0623 2005
22 Italy 0.0512 2005
23 Malaysia 0.0387 2005
24 Spain 0.023 2005
25 Thailand 0.0153 2005
26 Russia 0.014 2005
27 Mexico 0.00903 2005
28 Brazil 0.00537 2005
29 China 0.0046 2005
30 India 0.00266 2005

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Universities > Top 200 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-200-per-million

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