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Education > Education enrolment by level Stats: compare key data on China & United States

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STAT China United States HISTORY
Percentage girls > Primary level 47.19%
Ranked 137th.
48.86%
Ranked 40th. 4% more than China

Percentage girls > Secondary level 46.85%
Ranked 125th.
48.72%
Ranked 92nd. 4% more than China

Percentage girls > Tertiary level 43.84%
Ranked 94th.
56.64%
Ranked 34th. 29% more than China

Primary level 121.66 million
Ranked 2nd. 5 times more than United States
24.85 million
Ranked 4th.

Primary level > Per capita 0.095 per capita
Ranked 108th. 10% more than United States
0.086 per capita
Ranked 119th.

Primary level per 1000 95.02
Ranked 110th. 10% more than United States
86.39
Ranked 118th.

Secondary level 95.62 million
Ranked 1st. 4 times more than United States
23.85 million
Ranked 4th.

Secondary level > Per capita 74.68 per 1,000 people
Ranked 106th.
82.72 per 1,000 people
Ranked 88th. 11% more than China

Secondary level per 1000 74.68
Ranked 106th.
82.94
Ranked 90th. 11% more than China

Tertiary level 15.19 million
Ranked 2nd.
16.61 million
Ranked 1st. 9% more than China

Tertiary level > Per capita 11.86 per 1,000 people
Ranked 87th.
57.61 per 1,000 people
Ranked 4th. 5 times more than China

Tertiary level per 1000 11.86
Ranked 90th.
57.75
Ranked 4th. 5 times more than China

SOURCES: Source: UNESCO UIS Data | UNESCO Institute for Statistics; Source: UNESCO UIS Data | UNESCO Institute for Statistics. 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.

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