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Country vs country: Japan and United States compared: Education > High school stats

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STAT Japan United States HISTORY
Gender parity index 1
Ranked 77th.
1.01
Ranked 68th. 1% more than Japan

Gender ratio 100.09
Ranked 58th. 1% more than United States
99.5
Ranked 59th.

Lower Secondary > Students per teacher 13.29
Ranked 54th.
14.52
Ranked 47th. 9% more than Japan

Lower secondary school duration 3
Ranked 98th. The same as United States
3
Ranked 105th.

Lower secondary starting age 12
Ranked 58th. The same as United States
12
Ranked 61st.

Population with at least high school education > Men 82.3%
Ranked 40th.
94.3%
Ranked 22nd. 15% more than Japan

Population with at least high school education > Women 80%
Ranked 38th.
94.7%
Ranked 14th. 18% more than Japan

Private school share 19.22%
Ranked 46th. 2 times more than United States
8.27%
Ranked 86th.

Proportion spent on all staff salaries 88.69%
Ranked 21st. 9% more than United States
81.55%
Ranked 40th.

Share of total education spending 38.24%
Ranked 9th. 8% more than United States
35.42%
Ranked 52nd.

Students per teacher 11.79
Ranked 71st.
14.49
Ranked 57th. 23% more than Japan

Upper Secondary > Students per teacher 10.62
Ranked 60th.
14.46
Ranked 37th. 36% more than Japan

Upper secondary school duration 3
Ranked 66th. The same as United States
3
Ranked 73th.

Upper secondary starting age 15
Ranked 85th. The same as United States
15
Ranked 90th.

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