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High income OECD countries Compared by Education > Education enrolment by level > Tertiary level > Per capita

DEFINITION: Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 South Korea 67.37 per 1,000 people 2003
2 United States 57.61 per 1,000 people 2002
3 Finland 56.08 per 1,000 people 2002
4 Poland 51.88 per 1,000 people 2002
5 Australia 51.54 per 1,000 people 2002
6 Greece 51.1 per 1,000 people 2002
7 Slovenia 50.88 per 1,000 people 2002
8 New Zealand 46.92 per 1,000 people 2002
9 Estonia 46.83 per 1,000 people 2002
10 Norway 46.8 per 1,000 people 2002
11 Sweden 46.47 per 1,000 people 2002
12 Iceland 46.34 per 1,000 people 2002
13 Ireland 46.18 per 1,000 people 2002
14 Israel 45.86 per 1,000 people 2002
15 Spain 44.55 per 1,000 people 2002
16 Portugal 38.66 per 1,000 people 2002
17 United Kingdom 38.58 per 1,000 people 2002
18 Canada 38.37 per 1,000 people 2001
19 Denmark 37.54 per 1,000 people 2002
20 Belgium 36.25 per 1,000 people 2002
21 France 35.56 per 1,000 people 2002
22 Chile 35.55 per 1,000 people 2003
23 Italy 33.48 per 1,000 people 2002
24 Netherlands 32.62 per 1,000 people 2002
25 Japan 31.26 per 1,000 people 2002
26 Slovakia 29.39 per 1,000 people 2002
27 Austria 28.43 per 1,000 people 2002
28 Germany 28.3 per 1,000 people 2002
29 Czech Republic 28.14 per 1,000 people 2002
30 Switzerland 25.53 per 1,000 people 2002
31 Luxembourg 6.94 per 1,000 people 2002

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High income OECD countries Compared by Education > Education enrolment by level > Tertiary level > Per capita

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Interesting observations about Education > Education enrolment by level > Tertiary level > Per capita

  • 14 of the top 21 countries by education enrolment by level > tertiary level > per capita are Cold countries'.
  • 2 of the top 3 countries by education enrolment by level > tertiary level > per capita are Densely populated.
  • 2 of the top 3 countries by education enrolment by level > tertiary level > per capita are Hot countries.
  • Libya has had the highest education enrolment by level > tertiary level > per capita since 2001.
  • 38 of the top 59 countries by education enrolment by level > tertiary level > per capita are Christian.
  • South Korea has ranked in the top 2 for education enrolment by level > tertiary level > per capita since 1996.
  • 15 of the top 23 countries by education enrolment by level > tertiary level > per capita are High income OECD.
  • United States has ranked in the top 4 for education enrolment by level > tertiary level > per capita since 1980.
  • 31 of the bottom 37 countries by education enrolment by level > tertiary level > per capita are Sub-Saharan African.
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