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Education > Participation > School enrollment > Tertiary > Female > % gross: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Gross enrollment ratio is the ratio of total enrollment, regardless of age, to the population of the age group that officially corresponds to the level of education shown. Tertiary education, whether or not to an advanced research qualification, normally requires, as a minimum condition of admission, the successful completion of education at the secondary level.".

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Cuba 153.74% 2008
2 Finland 104.83% 2008
3 Slovenia 103.38% 2008
4 Venezuela 99.33% 2008
5 Iceland 98.79% 2008
6 United States 97.14% 2008
7 Greece 95.48% 2007
8 Lithuania 94.59% 2008
9 Denmark 94.15% 2007
10 New Zealand 94.01% 2008
11 Latvia 91.12% 2008
12 Norway 90.92% 2008
13 Russia 89.07% 2008
14 Ukraine 88.42% 2008
15 Sweden 87.77% 2008
16 Australia 87.15% 2008
17 Belarus 86.11% 2008
18 Uruguay 82.2% 2007
19 Argentina 81.99% 2007
20 Estonia 80.44% 2008
21 Italy 78.8% 2007
22 Spain 78.26% 2008
23 Poland 78.2% 2007
24 Hungary 76.82% 2008
High income OECD countries average (profile) 76.14% 2007
25 Romania 75.37% 2008
NATO countries average (profile) 74.43% 2007
European Union average (profile) 72.52% 2007
26 Canada 71.97% 2004
Eurozone average (profile) 71.6% 2007
27 Belgium 70.37% 2008
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 70.07% 2004
28 Israel 67.97% 2008
29 United Kingdom 67.27% 2008
30 Czech Republic 66.88% 2008
31 Slovakia 66.05% 2008
32 Ireland 64.11% 2008
33 Netherlands 63.78% 2008
34 Portugal 62.63% 2007
35 France 61.35% 2008
36 Mongolia 60.94% 2008
37 Kyrgyzstan 60% 2008
38 Austria 59.45% 2008
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 58.75% 2008
39 Libya 58.32% 2003
40 Bulgaria 57.94% 2008
41 Palau 57.06% 2002
42 Lebanon 57.04% 2008
Europe average (profile) 56.82% 2003
43 Panama 55.56% 2007
44 Japan 54.39% 2008
45 Serbia and Montenegro 54.03% 2008
Emerging markets average (profile) 53.44% 2007
Non-religious countries average (profile) 52.59% 2004
46 Chile 52.26% 2007
47 Croatia 51.84% 2007
48 Switzerland 49.33% 2008
49 Thailand 49.25% 2008
50 Kazakhstan 48.76% 2009
51 Cayman Islands 47.43% 2008
52 Moldova 47.42% 2008
53 Ecuador 45.43% 2008
54 Bahrain 44.45% 2006
55 Germany 44.29% 1997
56 Jordan 42.88% 2008
57 Cyprus 41.71% 2008
58 Dominican Republic 40.82% 2004
59 Tunisia 40.47% 2008
=60 Brazil 38.88% 2008
=60 Malta 38.88% 2007
62 Aruba 37.93% 2008
63 Saudi Arabia 37.36% 2008
64 Armenia 37.34% 2007
65 Georgia 37.31% 2008
66 Malaysia 36.22% 2007
67 United Arab Emirates 35.75% 2008
68 Peru 35.54% 2006
69 Bermuda 35.35% 2007
70 Colombia 35.18% 2008
71 Bolivia 34.98% 2007
72 Turkey 33.56% 2008
73 Jamaica 33.44% 2008
74 Paraguay 32.83% 2007
75 Philippines 31.83% 2008
76 Qatar 31.08% 2008
77 Oman 28.84% 2008
78 Costa Rica 28.3% 2005
79 Algeria 28.11% 2007
80 Mexico 26.88% 2008
81 Kuwait 26.62% 2004
Religious countries average (profile) 25.58% 2005
82 El Salvador 25.54% 2008
83 Liechtenstein 25% 2008
84 Netherlands Antilles 24.78% 2002
85 Albania 23.42% 2004
86 China 23.16% 2008
87 Honduras 22.49% 2008
88 The Bahamas 21.97% 1995
89 Brunei 21.48% 2008
90 Saint Lucia 20.45% 2008
91 Indonesia 20.37% 2008
92 Marshall Islands 19.14% 2003
93 Nicaragua 18.79% 2003
94 Guatemala 17.69% 2007
95 Mauritius 17.57% 2009
96 Fiji 16.89% 2005
97 Suriname 15.63% 2002
98 Liberia 14.82% 2000
99 Belize 14.61% 2009
100 South Africa 14.36% 1994
101 Azerbaijan 14.27% 2008
102 Guyana 13.5% 2008
103 Cape Verde 13.17% 2008
104 Trinidad and Tobago 13.01% 2005
105 East Timor 12.54% 2009
106 Burma 12.41% 2007
107 Syria 12.33% 1995
108 Laos 11.67% 2008
109 Iraq 11.64% 2005
110 Morocco 11.55% 2008
111 Tajikistan 11.41% 2008
112 Saint Kitts and Nevis 11.14% 1993
113 India 11.01% 2007
114 Luxembourg 10.53% 2006
115 Namibia 10.15% 2008
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 8.69% 1980
116 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 8.55% 1990
117 Nigeria 8.25% 2005
118 Vietnam 8.18% 2001
119 Botswana 8.1% 2006
120 Uzbekistan 8.04% 2008
121 Tonga 7.97% 2004
122 Samoa 7.16% 2001
123 Cameroon 6.91% 2008
124 Grenada 6.87% 1980
South Asia average (profile) 6.04% 2007
125 Dominica 5.86% 2008
126 Sudan 5.68% 2000
127 Senegal 5.64% 2008
128 Cote d'Ivoire 5.58% 2007
=129 Bangladesh 4.95% 2007
=129 Gabon 4.95% 1999
131 Cambodia 4.88% 2008
132 Bhutan 4.79% 2008
133 Pakistan 4.75% 2008
134 Guinea 4.58% 2008
=135 Swaziland 4.33% 2006
=135 Ghana 4.33% 2007
137 Sao Tome and Principe 3.99% 2009
138 Lesotho 3.94% 2006
139 Vanuatu 3.53% 2004
140 Mali 3.39% 2008
141 Kenya 3.34% 2009
142 Uganda 3.27% 2008
143 Madagascar 3.21% 2008
144 Nepal 3.15% 2004
145 Zimbabwe 2.93% 2003
146 Comoros 2.35% 2004
147 Djibouti 2.14% 2007
=148 Democratic Republic of the Congo 2.1% 2007
=148 Sri Lanka 2.1% 1991
150 Burkina Faso 2.03% 2008
151 Rwanda 2.02% 2005
152 Equatorial Guinea 1.96% 2000
153 Benin 1.85% 2001
154 Mauritania 1.78% 2006
155 Ethiopia 1.71% 2008
156 Zambia 1.52% 2000
157 Papua New Guinea 1.44% 1999
158 Burundi 1.4% 2006
159 Congo, Republic of the 1.24% 2003
160 Central African Republic 1.2% 2008
161 Sierra Leone 1.15% 2002
=162 Tanzania 0.96% 2007
=162 Mozambique 0.96% 2005
164 Eritrea 0.95% 2009
165 Togo 0.83% 1996
166 Niger 0.69% 2009
167 Angola 0.66% 2002
168 Afghanistan 0.54% 2004
169 Chad 0.49% 2008
170 The Gambia 0.47% 2004
171 Malawi 0.33% 2007
172 Guinea-Bissau 0.12% 2001
173 Somalia 0.1% 1975
174 Turks and Caicos Islands 0.07% 2008
=175 Maldives 0.0 2006
=175 Seychelles 0.0 1992

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Participation > School enrollment > Tertiary > Female > % gross. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Education/Participation/School-enrollment/Tertiary/Female/%-gross

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