Female Share of Graduates from STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) in Tertiary Education

This key economic indicator for the Education sector has been recently updated.

  1. Benin Female Share of Graduates from STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) in Tertiary Education jumped by 189.5points in 2015, compared to a year earlier.
  2. Since 2011 Benin Female Share of Graduates from STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) in Tertiary Education grew 29points year on year attaining 54.88 Percent.
  3. In 2017 Tunisia was ranked number 1 in Female Share of Graduates from STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) in Tertiary Education.
  4. In 2015 Benin was ranked number 3 in Female Share of Graduates from STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) in Tertiary Education with 54.88 Percent, jumping from 87 in 2014.

Top Countries in Female Share of Graduates from STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) in Tertiary Education

# 104 Countries Percent Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Tunisia
58.07 % 2017 +6.7 % +6.2 % View data
2 #2
Algeria
55.47 % 2016 +3.6 % +2.4 % View data
3 #3
Benin
54.88 % 2015 +189.5 % +29.0 % View data
4 #4
Oman
52.84 % 2016 +11.0 % NA View data
5 #5
Brunei
51.86 % 2016 +5.5 % +0.5 % View data
6 #6
Albania
49.41 % 2017 +1.4 % NA View data
7 #7
Panama
48.95 % 2015 +6.1 % +4.5 % View data
8 #8
Sudan
47.18 % 2015 NA +3.6 % View data
9 #9
Argentina
46.50 % 2016 NA NA View data
10 #10
Morocco
45.25 % 2016 -0.5 % NA View data
11 #11
Palestine
44.90 % 2017 -3.7 % -0.1 % View data
12 #12
Poland
44.72 % 2018 +0.8 % +1.3 % View data
13 #13
Uruguay
44.59 % 2016 -6.3 % NA View data
14 #14
Macedonia
44.32 % 2018 +0.6 % +2.8 % View data
15 #15
Bahrain
44.28 % 2017 -3.2 % NA View data
16 #16
Georgia
43.75 % 2017 -1.5 % +0.8 % View data
17 #17
India
43.67 % 2018 -0.6 % +0.8 % View data
18 #18
United Arab Emirates
43.46 % 2016 +4.7 % +1.0 % View data
19 #19
Bosnia and Herzegovina
42.91 % 2017 -2.2 % NA View data
20 #20
Cyprus
42.57 % 2018 +0.9 % +1.9 % View data
21 #21
Namibia
41.93 % 2016 -9.9 % NA View data
22 #22
Qatar
41.86 % 2017 +27.2 % +6.2 % View data
23 #23
South Africa
41.86 % 2016 +1.3 % NA View data
24 #24
Saudi Arabia
41.66 % 2017 +6.7 % +1.1 % View data
25 #25
Romania
41.56 % 2018 +0.2 % +0.2 % View data
26 #26
Sri Lanka
40.29 % 2017 -5.3 % NA View data
27 #27
Azerbaijan
40.07 % 2017 +15.0 % -1.0 % View data
28 #28
Aruba
40.00 % 2016 NA +21.9 % View data
29 #29
Dominican Republic
39.99 % 2017 +25.3 % NA View data
30 #30
Serbia
39.74 % 2017 -3.3 % +0.6 % View data
31 #31
Italy
39.64 % 2018 -0.3 % -0.5 % View data
32 #32
United Kingdom
39.24 % 2018 +1.3 % +1.0 % View data
33 #33
Greece
39.18 % 2018 -0.2 % +0.4 % View data
34 #34
Portugal
39.12 % 2018 -0.1 % -0.9 % View data
35 #35
Puerto Rico
38.97 % 2018 +1.1 % NA View data
36 #36
Seychelles
38.89 % 2017 -15.5 % NA View data
37 #37
Kyrgyzstan
38.71 % 2017 +32.9 % -1.3 % View data
38 #38
Malaysia
38.56 % 2015 NA -1.8 % View data
39 #39
Estonia
38.48 % 2018 -0.6 % -0.6 % View data
40 #40
Angola
38.42 % 2015 NA NA View data
41 #41
Croatia
37.66 % 2018 +0.6 % NA View data
42 #42
Honduras
37.46 % 2015 NA NA View data
43 #43
Bulgaria
37.40 % 2018 -0.8 % -1.3 % View data
44 #44
Indonesia
37.13 % 2017 NA -0.3 % View data
45 #45
Vietnam
36.51 % 2016 -10.2 % NA View data
46 #46
Slovakia
36.37 % 2018 +0.3 % -0.1 % View data
47 #47
Brazil
36.36 % 2018 -0.8 % NA View data
48 #48
Czech Republic
36.04 % 2018 +1.1 % +1.3 % View data
49 #49
Turkey
35.97 % 2018 +0.8 % NA View data
50 #50
Grenada
35.41 % 2017 NA NA View data
51 #51
Sweden
35.06 % 2018 +0.5 % +1.6 % View data
52 #52
New Zealand
35.00 % 2018 +0.1 % +0.5 % View data
53 #53
Guatemala
34.69 % 2015 -0.0 % NA View data
54 #54
United States
34.14 % 2018 +0.6 % +1.5 % View data
55 #55
Denmark
33.96 % 2018 -0.9 % -0.8 % View data
56 #56
Colombia
33.88 % 2018 -0.6 % NA View data
57 #57
Mongolia
33.73 % 2017 -6.5 % NA View data
58 #58
Costa Rica
33.43 % 2017 +0.0 % NA View data
59 #59
Kazakhstan
32.88 % 2018 -0.7 % NA View data
60 #60
Armenia
32.83 % 2017 -10.9 % NA View data
61 #61
Moldova
32.16 % 2015 -3.9 % NA View data
62 #62
Hungary
31.87 % 2018 +0.5 % +1.0 % View data
63 #63
France
31.83 % 2018 +0.4 % +0.7 % View data
64 #64
Slovenia
31.53 % 2018 +1.0 % +0.1 % View data
65 #65
Australia
31.43 % 2018 +0.0 % +0.5 % View data
66 #66
Canada
31.43 % 2016 -0.8 % NA View data
67 #67
Latvia
31.36 % 2018 -0.7 % -0.9 % View data
68 #68
Mexico
30.87 % 2018 -0.4 % -0.6 % View data
69 #69
Kenya
30.73 % 2016 NA NA View data
70 #70
Cape Verde
30.65 % 2017 -20.6 % NA View data
71 #71
Thailand
30.14 % 2016 +1.5 % NA View data
72 #72
Iran
30.09 % 2016 NA +1.0 % View data
73 #73
Lithuania
29.33 % 2018 -1.0 % +0.6 % View data
74 #74
Spain
29.28 % 2018 -0.4 % -0.1 % View data
75 #75
Ecuador
29.23 % 2016 +4.1 % NA View data
76 #76
Niger
29.13 % 2017 NA NA View data
77 #77
Mauritania
28.86 % 2017 +6.7 % NA View data
78 #78
Zimbabwe
28.79 % 2015 NA +7.5 % View data
79 #79
Ireland
28.71 % 2018 +0.2 % +4.1 % View data
80 #80
Malta
28.45 % 2018 -0.1 % -0.3 % View data
81 #81
Norway
28.31 % 2018 -0.0 % +1.8 % View data
82 #82
Madagascar
28.11 % 2016 -8.3 % NA View data
83 #83
Eritrea
27.81 % 2016 +1.1 % NA View data
84 #84
Ukraine
27.42 % 2017 -7.0 % -1.9 % View data
85 #85
Belgium
27.40 % 2018 +0.5 % +2.0 % View data
86 #86
Germany
27.14 % 2016 +1.1 % NA View data
87 #87
Finland
26.82 % 2018 -0.6 % -0.5 % View data
88 #88
Belarus
26.73 % 2017 -0.9 % NA View data
89 #89
Mozambique
26.70 % 2017 +15.5 % +6.8 % View data
90 #90
South Korea
25.96 % 2018 -0.7 % -1.3 % View data
91 #91
Austria
25.90 % 2016 +2.4 % +0.3 % View data
92 #92
Netherlands
25.32 % 2014 +2.9 % NA View data
93 #93
Laos
25.15 % 2017 +12.2 % +7.4 % View data
94 #94
Luxembourg
23.70 % 2018 -4.5 % -5.5 % View data
95 #95
El Salvador
23.52 % 2017 -1.6 % -3.9 % View data
96 #96
Lesotho
23.44 % 2015 NA -8.2 % View data
97 #97
Switzerland
22.93 % 2018 +1.3 % +1.2 % View data
98 #98
Ghana
22.50 % 2017 +9.7 % NA View data
99 #99
Bermuda
21.43 % 2017 NA -3.6 % View data
100 #100
Bangladesh
19.78 % 2017 +0.0 % NA View data
101 #101
Chile
18.27 % 2018 -3.0 % -1.3 % View data
102 #102
Burundi
18.17 % 2017 -5.6 % NA View data
103 #103
Cambodia
16.68 % 2015 NA NA View data
104 #104
Burkina Faso
15.08 % 2018 -0.2 % NA View data

Source: World Bank

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