Education > College and university Stats: compare key data on Belgium & United States


  • Gender parity index: Country's gender parity index for college and university enrollment. For countries with a rating of over 1, more females are enrolled while countries with a rating under 1 have more males enrolled.
  • Gender ratio: Ratio of female to male tertiary enrollment is the percentage of men to women enrolled at tertiary level in public and private schools.
  • Private school share: Percentage of post-secondary students who attend a private school, college, or university.
  • Share of total education spending: Percentage of government education funding that goes to post-secondary education.
  • Teachers > Proportion of teachers female: Percentage of country's college and university professors that are female.
STAT Belgium United States HISTORY
Gender parity index 1.27
Ranked 55th.
Ranked 33th. 11% more than Belgium

Gender ratio 126.12
Ranked 42nd.
Ranked 29th. 11% more than Belgium

Private school share 56.92%
Ranked 24th. 2 times more than United States
Ranked 46th.

Share of total education spending 22.17%
Ranked 44th.
Ranked 26th. 16% more than Belgium

Teachers > Proportion of teachers female 45%
Ranked 10th.
Ranked 7th. 4% more than Belgium


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