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Education > High school Stats: compare key data on China & United States

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STAT China United States HISTORY
Gender parity index 1.05
Ranked 27th. 4% more than United States
1.01
Ranked 68th.

Gender ratio 105.08
Ranked 28th. 6% more than United States
99.5
Ranked 59th.

Lower Secondary > Students per teacher 14.47
Ranked 48th.
14.52
Ranked 47th. About the same as China

Lower secondary school duration 3
Ranked 108th. The same as United States
3
Ranked 105th.

Lower secondary starting age 12
Ranked 63th. The same as United States
12
Ranked 61st.

Population with at least high school education > Men 70.4%
Ranked 61st.
94.3%
Ranked 22nd. 34% more than China

Population with at least high school education > Women 54.8%
Ranked 78th.
94.7%
Ranked 14th. 73% more than China

Private school share 10.72%
Ranked 73th. 30% more than United States
8.27%
Ranked 86th.

Proportion spent on all staff salaries 58.8%
Ranked 45th.
81.55%
Ranked 40th. 39% more than China

Share of total education spending 37.41%
Ranked 30th. 6% more than United States
35.42%
Ranked 52nd.

Students per teacher 15.15
Ranked 49th. 5% more than United States
14.49
Ranked 57th.

Upper Secondary > Students per teacher 16.05
Ranked 30th. 11% more than United States
14.46
Ranked 37th.

Upper secondary school duration 3
Ranked 75th. The same as United States
3
Ranked 73th.

Upper secondary starting age 15
Ranked 94th. The same as United States
15
Ranked 90th.

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