Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka 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 1.83 2011 7th out of 91
Gender ratio 47.6 1991 61st out of 77
Private school share 0.0 2011 99th out of 110
Share of total education spending 17.76% 2011 29th out of 60
Teachers > Proportion of teachers female 43% 2011 29th out of 72