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Education > Universities > Top 50 per million: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Number of universities in the top 50. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Singapore 0.469 2005
2 Australia 0.294 2005
3 Hong Kong 0.294 2005
4 Switzerland 0.269 2005
5 United Kingdom 0.133 2005
6 Canada 0.0928 2005
7 United States 0.0677 2005
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 0.0588 2005
8 France 0.0317 2005
9 Japan 0.0157 2005
10 Germany 0.0121 2005
11 India 0.000887 2005
12 China 0.000767 2005

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Universities > Top 50 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-50-per-million

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