×

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

Compare vs for  

Definitions

  • 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 Portugal United States HISTORY
Gender parity index 1.19
Ranked 64th.
1.41
Ranked 33th. 18% more than Portugal

Gender ratio 121.98
Ranked 55th.
140.06
Ranked 29th. 15% more than Portugal

Private school share 23.41%
Ranked 51st.
27.95%
Ranked 46th. 19% more than Portugal

Share of total education spending 20.15%
Ranked 52nd.
25.65%
Ranked 26th. 27% more than Portugal

Teachers > Proportion of teachers female 44%
Ranked 12th.
47%
Ranked 7th. 7% more than Portugal

Citation

Adblocker detected! Please consider reading this notice.

We've detected that you are using AdBlock Plus or some other adblocking software which is preventing the page from fully loading.

We don't have any banner, Flash, animation, obnoxious sound, or popup ad. We do not implement these annoying types of ads!

We need money to operate the site, and almost all of it comes from our online advertising.

Please add www.nationmaster.com to your ad blocking whitelist or disable your adblocking software.

×