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

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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 Sweden United States HISTORY
Gender parity index 1.52
Ranked 16th. 8% more than United States
1.41
Ranked 33th.

Gender ratio 159.23
Ranked 15th. 14% more than United States
140.06
Ranked 29th.

Private school share 8.81%
Ranked 91st.
27.95%
Ranked 46th. 3 times more than Sweden

Share of total education spending 29.02%
Ranked 14th. 13% more than United States
25.65%
Ranked 26th.

Teachers > Proportion of teachers female 43%
Ranked 30th.
47%
Ranked 7th. 9% more than Sweden

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