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People > Emigration rate of tertiary educated > % of total tertiary educated population: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Emigration rate of tertiary educated (% of total tertiary educated population). Emigration rate of tertiary educated shows the stock of emigrants ages 25 and older, residing in an OECD country other than that in which they were born, with at least one year of tertiary education as a percentage of the population age 25 and older with tertiary education.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Guyana 89.24% 2000
2 Jamaica 84.69% 2000
3 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 84.58% 2000
4 Grenada 84.25% 2000
5 Haiti 83.37% 2000
6 Cape Verde 82.44% 2000
7 Palau 80.88% 2000
8 Trinidad and Tobago 78.95% 2000
9 Saint Kitts and Nevis 78.5% 2000
10 Seychelles 77.25% 2000
11 Tonga 75.57% 2000
12 Samoa 73.38% 2000
13 Saint Lucia 68.61% 2000
14 Antigua and Barbuda 68.49% 2000
15 The Gambia 67.84% 2000
16 Suriname 65.78% 2000
17 Belize 65.52% 2000
18 Tuvalu 64.9% 2000
19 Dominica 63.94% 2000
20 Fiji 62.75% 2000
21 Barbados 62.64% 2000
22 Malta 58.33% 2000
23 Mauritius 55.96% 2000
24 Kiribati 55.75% 2000
25 Sierra Leone 49.23% 2000
26 Ghana 44.68% 2000
27 Liberia 44.27% 2000
28 Lebanon 43.91% 2000
29 Marshall Islands 42.78% 2000
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 38.65% 2000
30 Kenya 38.52% 2000
31 Laos 37.25% 2000
32 The Bahamas 36.92% 2000
33 Uganda 36.01% 2000
34 Federated States of Micronesia 35.75% 2000
35 Eritrea 35.23% 2000
36 Somalia 34.53% 2000
37 Cyprus 34.25% 2000
38 Ireland 33.68% 2000
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 32.07% 2000
39 El Salvador 31.74% 2000
40 Rwanda 31.71% 2000
41 Nicaragua 30.16% 2000
42 Hong Kong 29.59% 2000
43 Republic of Macedonia 29.38% 2000
44 Cuba 28.77% 2000
Former British colonies average (profile) 28.31% 2000
45 Republic of the Congo 28.18% 2000
46 Sri Lanka 28.17% 2000
47 Papua New Guinea 27.78% 2000
48 Guinea-Bissau 27.71% 2000
East Asia and Pacific average (profile) 27.24% 2000
49 Vietnam 26.99% 2000
Hot countries average (profile) 26.66% 2000
50 Sao Tome and Principe 26.65% 2000
51 Solomon Islands 25.7% 2000
52 Honduras 24.8% 2000
53 Croatia 24.61% 2000
54 Guatemala 23.91% 2000
Christian countries average (profile) 22.78% 2000
55 Mozambique 22.64% 2000
56 Afghanistan 22.61% 2000
57 Dominican Republic 22.4% 2000
58 New Zealand 21.76% 2000
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 21.5% 2000
59 Cambodia 21.47% 2000
Catholic countries average (profile) 21.32% 2000
60 Equatorial Guinea 21.31% 2000
61 Iceland 20.95% 2000
62 Malawi 20.86% 2000
63 Comoros 20.74% 2000
64 Bosnia and Herzegovina 20.3% 2000
65 Portugal 18.97% 2000
66 Morocco 18.59% 2000
67 Liechtenstein 18.54% 2000
68 Monaco 18.19% 2000
failed states average (profile) 18.02% 2000
Former French colonies average (profile) 17.5% 2000
69 Albania 17.46% 2000
70 Cameroon 17.27% 2000
71 Senegal 17.19% 2000
72 United Kingdom 17.07% 2000
73 Panama 16.68% 2000
74 East Timor 16.51% 2000
75 Togo 16.49% 2000
76 Zambia 16.44% 2000
77 Macau 15.55% 2000
78 Mexico 15.47% 2000
Religious countries average (profile) 15.37% 2000
79 San Marino 15.06% 2000
80 Brunei 15.05% 2000
Eurozone average (profile) 14.92% 2000
81 Democratic Republic of the Congo 14.89% 2000
82 Mali 14.81% 2000
Sparsely populated countries average (profile) 14.68% 2000
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 14.64% 2000
83 Gabon 14.56% 2000
84 Singapore 14.48% 2000
85 Slovakia 14.31% 2000
86 Iran 14.29% 2000
87 Poland 14.29% 2000
European Union average (profile) 13.83% 2000
88 Philippines 13.55% 2000
89 Austria 13.48% 2000
90 Zimbabwe 13.07% 2000
91 Hungary 12.85% 2000
Europe average (profile) 12.78% 2000
92 Pakistan 12.7% 2000
93 Tunisia 12.63% 2000
94 Andorra 12.43% 2000
95 Greece 12.16% 2000
96 Tanzania 12.09% 2000
97 Romania 11.27% 2000
Muslim countries average (profile) 11.07% 2000
98 Slovenia 10.97% 2000
99 Iraq 10.89% 2000
NATO countries average (profile) 10.78% 2000
100 Malaysia 10.54% 2000
101 Nigeria 10.49% 2000
102 Colombia 10.38% 2000
Landlocked countries average (profile) 10.2% 2000
Eastern Europe average (profile) 10.04% 2000
High income OECD countries average (profile) 9.95% 2000
103 Estonia 9.88% 2000
104 Ethiopia 9.83% 2000
105 Italy 9.68% 2000
106 Switzerland 9.61% 2000
107 Bulgaria 9.59% 2000
108 Netherlands 9.57% 2000
109 Ecuador 9.54% 2000
110 Algeria 9.51% 2000
111 Burundi 9.33% 2000
Cold countries average (profile) 9.25% 2000
112 Chad 9.12% 2000
113 European Union 9.1% 2000
114 Uruguay 9.05% 2000
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 9.03% 2000
115 Armenia 8.95% 2000
Non-religious countries average (profile) 8.94% 2000
South Asia average (profile) 8.93% 2000
116 Benin 8.67% 2000
117 Mauritania 8.6% 2000
118 Luxembourg 8.56% 2000
119 Czech Republic 8.52% 2000
120 Latvia 8.47% 2000
121 Lithuania 8.35% 2000
122 Vanuatu 8.31% 2000
123 Israel 7.84% 2000
124 Denmark 7.77% 2000
125 Madagascar 7.72% 2000
Emerging markets average (profile) 7.6% 2000
126 South Korea 7.51% 2000
127 Mongolia 7.39% 2000
128 South Africa 7.39% 2000
129 Jordan 7.38% 2000
130 Central African Republic 7.3% 2000
131 Finland 7.18% 2000
132 Kuwait 7.09% 2000
133 Costa Rica 7.09% 2000
134 Sudan 6.82% 2000
South and Central Asia average (profile) 6.31% 2000
135 Norway 6.21% 2000
OPEC countries average (profile) 6.16% 2000
136 Syria 6.15% 2000
137 Cote d'Ivoire 6.15% 2000
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 6.05% 2000
138 Chile 6.02% 2000
139 Yemen 5.96% 2000
140 Turkey 5.84% 2000
141 Peru 5.83% 2000
142 Bolivia 5.78% 2000
143 Germany 5.78% 2000
144 Belgium 5.54% 2000
145 Niger 5.5% 2000
146 Swaziland 5.37% 2000
147 Botswana 5.14% 2000
148 Bahrain 5.12% 2000
149 Canada 4.69% 2000
150 Egypt 4.67% 2000
151 Guinea 4.65% 2000
152 Sweden 4.5% 2000
153 Bangladesh 4.44% 2000
154 Ukraine 4.35% 2000
155 India 4.34% 2000
156 Libya 4.32% 2000
157 Spain 4.22% 2000
158 Lesotho 4.12% 2000
159 Moldova 4.06% 2000
160 Nepal 4.03% 2000
161 Burma 3.93% 2000
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 3.81% 2000
162 China 3.79% 2000
163 Venezuela 3.79% 2000
164 Paraguay 3.78% 2000
165 Djibouti 3.78% 2000
166 Angola 3.67% 2000
167 France 3.45% 2000
168 Namibia 3.37% 2000
169 Belarus 3.19% 2000
170 Indonesia 2.92% 2000
171 Argentina 2.78% 2000
172 Georgia 2.77% 2000
173 Australia 2.72% 2000
174 Burkina Faso 2.56% 2000
175 Thailand 2.21% 2000
176 Qatar 2.05% 2000
177 Brazil 2.05% 2000
178 Azerbaijan 1.81% 2000
179 Russia 1.38% 2000
180 Japan 1.24% 2000
181 Maldives 1.22% 2000
182 Kazakhstan 1.2% 2000
183 Saudi Arabia 0.928% 2000
184 Kyrgyzstan 0.92% 2000
185 Uzbekistan 0.833% 2000
186 United Arab Emirates 0.739% 2000
187 Tajikistan 0.615% 2000
188 Bhutan 0.558% 2000
189 United States 0.451% 2000
190 Turkmenistan 0.376% 2000
191 Oman 0.369% 2000

Citation

"Countries Compared by People > Emigration rate of tertiary educated > % of total tertiary educated population. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", Frxe9dxe9ric Docquier, B. Lindsay Lowell, and Abdeslam Marfouk's , "A Gendered Assessment of Highly Skilled Emigration" (2009). Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/People/Emigration-rate-of-tertiary-educated/%-of-total-tertiary-educated-population

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