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Education > Participation > Secondary education Stats: compare key data on China & United States

Definitions

  • General pupils: Secondary general pupils are the number of secondary students enrolled in general education programs, including teacher training."
  • General pupils > % female: Secondary general pupils are the number of secondary students enrolled in general education programs, including teacher training."
  • Pupils: Secondary education pupils is the total number of pupils enrolled at secondary level in public and private schools.
  • Pupils > % female: Female pupils as a percentage of total pupils at secondary level includes enrollments in public and private schools.
  • Vocational pupils > % female: Secondary vocational pupils are the number of secondary students enrolled in technical and vocational education programs, including teacher training."
STAT China United States HISTORY
General pupils 82.54 million
Ranked 1st. 3 times more than United States
24.69 million
Ranked 2nd.

General pupils > % female 47.29%
Ranked 106th.
48.63%
Ranked 95th. 3% more than China

Pupils 100.63 million
Ranked 1st. 4 times more than United States
24.43 million
Ranked 3rd.

Pupils > % female 47.83%
Ranked 92nd.
48.63%
Ranked 69th. 2% more than China

Vocational pupils > % female 50.17%
Ranked 18th.
0.0
Ranked 111th.

SOURCES: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics.

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