United Kingdom

United Kingdom 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 1.38 2010 37th out of 122
Gender ratio 140.15 2008 28th out of 87
Private school share 100% 2011 3rd out of 110
Share of total education spending 16.39% 2010 76th out of 109
Teachers > Proportion of teachers female 43% 2010 14th out of 30