Portugal College and university Stats


  • 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.
Gender parity index 1.19 2010 64th out of 122
Gender ratio 121.98 2007 55th out of 102
Private school share 23.41% 2010 51st out of 111
Share of total education spending 20.15% 2010 52nd out of 109
Teachers > Proportion of teachers female 44% 2010 12th out of 30