Share of Female Labor Force with Advanced Education

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

  1. In 2014, Share of Female Labor Force with Advanced Education in Tanzania rose 40.2points from a year earlier.
  2. Since 2013 Dominican Republic Share of Female Labor Force with Advanced Education rose 1.6points year on year reaching 86.61 Percent of Female Labor Force with Advanced Education.
  3. In 2018 Iceland was ranked number 3 in Share of Female Labor Force with Advanced Education.
  4. In 2013 Ethiopia was ranked number 2 in Share of Female Labor Force with Advanced Education to 95.83 Percent of Female Labor Force with Advanced Education, jumping from 84 in 2012.

Top Countries in Share of Female Labor Force with Advanced Education

# 100 Countries Percent of Female Labor Force with Advanced Education Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Uganda
97.61 % 2013 +7.6 % NA View data
2 #2
Ethiopia
95.83 % 2013 NA NA View data
3 #3
Iceland
89.26 % 2018 +0.3 % +0.1 % View data
4 #4
Australia
88.03 % 2013 -4.6 % -1.0 % View data
5 #5
Tanzania
87.85 % 2014 +40.1 % NA View data
6 #6
Vietnam
87.77 % 2018 -0.0 % +0.1 % View data
7 #7
Dominican Republic
86.61 % 2018 -2.0 % +1.6 % View data
8 #8
Kyrgyzstan
85.64 % 2013 -6.0 % NA View data
9 #9
Seychelles
84.03 % 2017 -1.7 % -0.5 % View data
10 #10
Sri Lanka
83.85 % 2018 +0.6 % +0.7 % View data
11 #11
Cayman Islands
83.62 % 2018 -0.3 % NA View data
12 #12
Norway
83.47 % 2018 +0.1 % -0.1 % View data
13 #13
Israel
83.37 % 2013 +0.2 % +2.0 % View data
14 #14
Latvia
83.30 % 2018 +0.3 % +0.3 % View data
15 #15
Paraguay
82.86 % 2018 +0.1 % -0.8 % View data
16 #16
Thailand
82.69 % 2018 -0.3 % -0.6 % View data
17 #17
Brunei
82.12 % 2017 NA -0.3 % View data
18 #18
Sweden
82.09 % 2018 +0.1 % +0.1 % View data
19 #19
Macedonia
82.05 % 2018 -0.8 % +0.1 % View data
20 #20
Lithuania
81.74 % 2018 -0.1 % -0.1 % View data
21 #21
Nicaragua
81.63 % 2014 NA NA View data
22 #22
Romania
81.27 % 2018 -0.5 % +0.6 % View data
23 #23
Portugal
81.26 % 2018 -0.2 % +0.0 % View data
24 #24
Uruguay
81.24 % 2018 +0.1 % +0.2 % View data
25 #25
Malta
81.07 % 2018 +1.3 % +0.5 % View data
26 #26
Cyprus
80.81 % 2018 +0.1 % -0.2 % View data
27 #27
Montenegro
80.80 % 2018 +0.1 % -0.0 % View data
28 #28
Spain
80.60 % 2018 +0.3 % -0.3 % View data
29 #29
Slovenia
80.32 % 2018 -1.0 % +0.5 % View data
30 #30
Ghana
80.26 % 2015 NA NA View data
31 #31
Switzerland
80.23 % 2018 -0.1 % +0.1 % View data
32 #32
United Kingdom
80.07 % 2018 -0.5 % -0.1 % View data
33 #33
Netherlands
80.07 % 2018 +0.1 % -0.4 % View data
34 #34
Indonesia
80.01 % 2018 +0.6 % -0.0 % View data
35 #35
South Africa
79.44 % 2018 -1.4 % -0.3 % View data
36 #36
El Salvador
79.42 % 2018 -0.1 % -1.4 % View data
37 #37
Honduras
78.96 % 2018 +0.1 % -1.6 % View data
38 #38
Ireland
78.96 % 2018 -0.4 % +0.3 % View data
39 #39
Luxembourg
78.94 % 2018 -0.3 % +0.8 % View data
40 #40
Peru
78.58 % 2018 -2.3 % -0.3 % View data
41 #41
Estonia
78.41 % 2018 -0.1 % +0.2 % View data
42 #42
Austria
78.10 % 2018 -0.0 % -0.0 % View data
43 #43
Panama
77.67 % 2018 -0.0 % -0.3 % View data
44 #44
Poland
77.39 % 2018 +0.1 % -0.1 % View data
45 #45
Chile
77.20 % 2018 +0.8 % -0.2 % View data
46 #46
Brazil
77.07 % 2018 -0.5 % -0.3 % View data
47 #47
Greece
75.52 % 2018 -0.0 % -0.6 % View data
48 #48
Ecuador
75.30 % 2018 -1.3 % +0.3 % View data
49 #49
France
75.29 % 2018 +0.2 % -0.3 % View data
50 #50
Denmark
74.91 % 2018 -0.4 % -0.8 % View data
51 #51
Belgium
74.76 % 2018 -0.3 % -0.0 % View data
52 #52
Argentina
74.34 % 2017 NA -1.1 % View data
53 #53
Guatemala
74.12 % 2018 -0.2 % -2.0 % View data
54 #54
Colombia
74.01 % 2018 -1.4 % -0.6 % View data
55 #55
Germany
73.85 % 2018 +0.1 % -0.2 % View data
56 #56
Namibia
73.78 % 2018 -1.2 % -2.9 % View data
57 #57
Mauritius
73.72 % 2018 +1.0 % +1.3 % View data
58 #58
Italy
73.15 % 2018 -0.5 % +0.1 % View data
59 #59
Croatia
73.14 % 2018 -0.2 % -0.3 % View data
60 #60
Bulgaria
72.98 % 2018 -0.4 % +0.1 % View data
61 #61
Finland
72.90 % 2018 -0.6 % -0.5 % View data
62 #62
Serbia
72.82 % 2018 +0.8 % +2.1 % View data
63 #63
Turkey
72.34 % 2018 +0.0 % +0.4 % View data
64 #64
Canada
72.23 % 2018 -0.5 % -0.4 % View data
65 #65
Laos
72.20 % 2017 NA NA View data
66 #66
Albania
72.13 % 2018 -1.1 % -0.5 % View data
67 #67
Cameroon
72.08 % 2014 NA NA View data
68 #68
Hong Kong
71.74 % 2018 -0.0 % +0.0 % View data
69 #69
Czech Republic
71.28 % 2018 -0.6 % +0.1 % View data
70 #70
Slovakia
70.97 % 2018 -0.7 % +0.1 % View data
71 #71
West Bank and Gaza
70.86 % 2018 -1.4 % -1.6 % View data
72 #72
Trinidad and Tobago
70.52 % 2018 +0.0 % -0.0 % View data
73 #73
Mexico
70.32 % 2018 -0.5 % -0.8 % View data
74 #74
Costa Rica
70.30 % 2018 -0.6 % -1.5 % View data
75 #75
Fiji
70.26 % 2016 NA +0.1 % View data
76 #76
Bolivia
69.98 % 2018 -0.7 % -0.9 % View data
77 #77
Japan
69.87 % 2018 +0.3 % +0.6 % View data
78 #78
Hungary
69.46 % 2018 -0.1 % -0.6 % View data
79 #79
United States
69.36 % 2018 +0.1 % -0.5 % View data
80 #80
Mali
69.12 % 2016 +8.4 % NA View data
81 #81
Armenia
67.36 % 2018 +2.5 % +1.9 % View data
82 #82
Tunisia
67.20 % 2013 -1.9 % -1.4 % View data
83 #83
Rwanda
66.84 % 2017 NA -9.6 % View data
84 #84
Ukraine
66.82 % 2017 -0.9 % -0.8 % View data
85 #85
Mongolia
66.49 % 2018 -1.0 % -0.7 % View data
86 #86
Malaysia
66.47 % 2018 +0.5 % +0.9 % View data
87 #87
Egypt
64.93 % 2018 +0.9 % +0.4 % View data
88 #88
Myanmar
62.81 % 2017 NA NA View data
89 #89
Yemen
62.45 % 2014 NA -4.4 % View data
90 #90
Russia
62.32 % 2018 +2.3 % -0.7 % View data
91 #91
Timor-Leste
61.90 % 2016 NA NA View data
92 #92
Madagascar
61.37 % 2015 NA -6.4 % View data
93 #93
Senegal
61.18 % 2015 NA +6.8 % View data
94 #94
Saudi Arabia
57.60 % 2016 NA NA View data
95 #95
Philippines
56.75 % 2018 -0.0 % NA View data
96 #96
Bangladesh
56.72 % 2017 +7.3 % NA View data
97 #97
Moldova
55.10 % 2018 +1.1 % -0.9 % View data
98 #98
Ivory Coast
51.71 % 2016 NA -7.6 % View data
99 #99
Kosovo
51.08 % 2018 -2.0 % NA View data
100 #100
Pakistan
29.21 % 2018 NA -2.4 % View data

Source: World Bank

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