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Labor > Labor force with primary education > % of total: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Labor force with primary education is the proportion of the labor force that has a primary education, as a percentage of the total labor force.".

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Bosnia and Herzegovina 89% 2007
2 Aruba 80.7% 1994
3 Uganda 69.6% 1994
4 Dominica 67.9% 1997
5 Sri Lanka 67.5% 2007
6 Kenya 66.2% 1986
7 Syria 65.9% 2003
8 Portugal 65.7% 2007
9 Botswana 63.2% 1996
10 Paraguay 61.5% 2007
11 Malta 61.3% 2007
12 Netherlands 60.9% 2007
13 Namibia 60.4% 2004
14 Japan 60.1% 2007
15 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 59.7% 1991
16 Nepal 58.9% 1995
17 Nicaragua 58.6% 1995
18 Guatemala 57.6% 2006
19 Mexico 57% 2007
20 Costa Rica 56.7% 2007
21 Turkey 56% 2007
22 Indonesia 55.7% 2007
23 Madagascar 55.4% 2005
24 Rwanda 54% 1996
25 Uruguay 53.8% 2007
26 Saint Lucia 51.3% 2000
27 Algeria 50.4% 2004
28 San Marino 50% 2002
29 Bolivia 49.7% 2000
30 Bahrain 48.4% 1991
31 Mauritius 46.4% 2007
32 Tunisia 44.2% 1997
33 Spain 43.8% 2007
34 Panama 43.5% 2007
=35 Tanzania 43.2% 1991
=35 Belgium 43.2% 2006
37 Brazil 42.9% 2006
38 Dominican Republic 42.6% 2007
39 Belize 42.3% 2005
40 El Salvador 42% 1996
41 Morocco 39.5% 2006
=42 Italy 39% 2007
=42 Iceland 39% 2002
44 Argentina 35.3% 2006
45 Oman 34.8% 2000
46 South Africa 33.6% 2007
47 Cuba 33.3% 2007
48 Ecuador 32.8% 2006
49 Peru 32.4% 2007
=50 Philippines 31.7% 2007
=50 Greece 31.7% 2007
=50 New Caledonia 31.7% 2004
Eurozone average (profile) 30.51% 2007
53 Trinidad and Tobago 30.1% 2002
54 United Arab Emirates 29.3% 2005
55 Australia 28.3% 2007
56 Singapore 27.7% 2007
57 Guinea 27.5% 1998
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 26.7% 2007
58 European Union 26.34% 2007
59 France 26% 2007
60 Luxembourg 25.9% 2007
61 Kuwait 25.2% 2003
European Union average (profile) 24.93% 2007
NATO countries average (profile) 24.65% 2007
=62 Ireland 24.4% 2007
=62 Chile 24.4% 2007
High income OECD countries average (profile) 24.29% 2007
=64 Romania 24.2% 2007
=64 Chad 24.2% 1993
=66 Colombia 24.1% 1998
=66 Qatar 24.1% 2004
68 Kyrgyzstan 23.7% 2006
69 Cyprus 22.2% 2007
70 United Kingdom 21.5% 2007
=71 Tajikistan 21.3% 2004
=71 Ghana 21.3% 1992
73 Nigeria 20.9% 1995
74 Ethiopia 20.6% 1999
75 Cayman Islands 20.3% 2007
76 Finland 19.7% 2007
77 Malaysia 19.3% 2007
78 Denmark 19% 2003
79 Austria 18.9% 2007
80 New Zealand 17.9% 2007
81 Croatia 17.7% 2007
82 Germany 17% 2007
83 Bulgaria 16.4% 2007
84 Pakistan 16% 2007
85 Antigua and Barbuda 15.8% 2002
86 Slovenia 15.7% 2006
87 Sweden 15.6% 2007
88 Switzerland 15.4% 2007
89 Barbados 14.7% 2003
90 Latvia 14.2% 2007
91 Hungary 14.1% 2007
92 Canada 13.8% 2007
93 Saint Kitts and Nevis 13.6% 2001
94 Ukraine 11.7% 2005
95 Norway 11.4% 2007
96 Estonia 10.5% 2007
97 Poland 10.2% 2007
98 Niger 10% 2001
=99 Georgia 9.5% 2007
=99 United States 9.5% 2007
101 Netherlands Antilles 9.2% 2007
102 The Bahamas 8.8% 2006
=103 Lithuania 8.4% 2007
=103 Bermuda 8.4% 2000
105 Czech Republic 7.1% 2007
106 Slovakia 6.9% 2007
107 Russia 6.4% 2007
108 Kazakhstan 6% 2004
109 Israel 5.9% 2007
110 Azerbaijan 3.6% 2007

Citation

"Countries Compared by Labor > Labor force with primary education > % of total. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", International Labour Organisation, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Labor/Labor-force-with-primary-education/%-of-total

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