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

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STAT United Kingdom United States HISTORY
Gender parity index 1.01
Ranked 63th. About the same as United States
1.01
Ranked 68th.

Gender ratio 102.39
Ranked 44th. 3% more than United States
99.5
Ranked 59th.

Lower Secondary > Students per teacher 15.25
Ranked 47th. 5% more than United States
14.52
Ranked 47th.

Lower secondary school duration 3
Ranked 138th. The same as United States
3
Ranked 105th.

Lower secondary starting age 11
Ranked 170th.
12
Ranked 61st. 9% more than United Kingdom

Population with at least high school education > Men 99.8%
Ranked 5th. 6% more than United States
94.3%
Ranked 22nd.

Population with at least high school education > Women 99.6%
Ranked 5th. 5% more than United States
94.7%
Ranked 14th.

Private school share 29.43%
Ranked 24th. 4 times more than United States
8.27%
Ranked 86th.

Proportion spent on all staff salaries 61.19%
Ranked 72nd.
81.55%
Ranked 40th. 33% more than United Kingdom

Share of total education spending 48.32%
Ranked 7th. 36% more than United States
35.42%
Ranked 52nd.

Students per teacher 14.27
Ranked 56th.
14.49
Ranked 57th. 2% more than United Kingdom

Upper Secondary > Students per teacher 13.6
Ranked 46th.
14.46
Ranked 37th. 6% more than United Kingdom

Upper secondary school duration 4
Ranked 32nd. 33% more than United States
3
Ranked 73th.

Upper secondary starting age 14
Ranked 190th.
15
Ranked 90th. 7% more than United Kingdom

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