Share of Labor Force with Advanced Education

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

  1. Tanzania Share of Labor Force with Advanced Education jumped by 43.5points in 2014, compared to a year earlier.
  2. Since 2013 Iceland Share of Labor Force with Advanced Education increased 0.1points year on year at 91.43 Percent of Working-Age Population with Advanced Education.
  3. In 2018 Vietnam was ranked number 5 in Share of Labor Force with Advanced Education.
  4. In 2017 Uganda was ranked number 3 in Share of Labor Force with Advanced Education reaching 89.15 Percent of Working-Age Population with Advanced Education, compared to 83 in 2016.

Top Countries in Share of Labor Force with Advanced Education

# 100 Countries Percent of Working-Age Population with Advanced Education Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Tanzania
94.33 % 2014 +43.5 % NA View data
2 #2
Iceland
91.43 % 2018 +0.1 % +0.1 % View data
3 #3
Uganda
89.15 % 2017 NA -0.3 % View data
4 #4
Ethiopia
87.83 % 2013 NA NA View data
5 #5
Vietnam
87.72 % 2018 +0.1 % +0.1 % View data
6 #6
Seychelles
87.33 % 2017 -0.4 % -0.3 % View data
7 #7
Paraguay
86.55 % 2018 -0.3 % -0.5 % View data
8 #8
Cayman Islands
85.67 % 2018 -0.4 % NA View data
9 #9
Nicaragua
85.64 % 2014 NA NA View data
10 #10
Indonesia
85.42 % 2018 +0.3 % -0.3 % View data
11 #11
Yemen
85.36 % 2014 NA -1.2 % View data
12 #12
Sri Lanka
84.96 % 2018 +0.4 % +0.5 % View data
13 #13
Dominican Republic
84.70 % 2018 -0.7 % +0.6 % View data
14 #14
Peru
84.25 % 2018 -1.1 % -0.2 % View data
15 #15
Latvia
84.23 % 2018 +0.1 % +0.1 % View data
16 #16
Thailand
83.96 % 2018 -0.3 % -0.6 % View data
17 #17
Ghana
83.89 % 2015 NA NA View data
18 #18
Norway
83.58 % 2018 +0.1 % -0.3 % View data
19 #19
Sweden
83.56 % 2018 -0.0 % +0.1 % View data
20 #20
United Kingdom
83.47 % 2018 -0.4 % -0.1 % View data
21 #21
Uruguay
83.45 % 2018 +0.2 % +0.2 % View data
22 #22
South Africa
82.88 % 2018 -1.1 % -0.4 % View data
23 #23
Lithuania
82.81 % 2018 +0.1 % -0.2 % View data
24 #24
Malta
82.71 % 2018 +1.0 % +0.0 % View data
25 #25
Chile
82.56 % 2018 +0.1 % -0.4 % View data
26 #26
Romania
82.54 % 2018 -0.1 % +0.5 % View data
27 #27
El Salvador
82.44 % 2018 +0.1 % -1.4 % View data
28 #28
Ireland
82.35 % 2018 -0.5 % +0.3 % View data
29 #29
Honduras
82.02 % 2018 +0.2 % -1.2 % View data
30 #30
Portugal
81.99 % 2018 -0.2 % +0.3 % View data
31 #31
Brunei
81.91 % 2017 NA -1.4 % View data
32 #32
Guatemala
81.87 % 2018 -0.3 % -0.9 % View data
33 #33
Estonia
81.81 % 2018 -0.1 % +0.3 % View data
34 #34
Panama
81.57 % 2018 -0.0 % -0.2 % View data
35 #35
Cyprus
81.53 % 2018 -0.2 % -0.5 % View data
36 #36
Macedonia
81.19 % 2018 -0.2 % +0.4 % View data
37 #37
Brazil
81.13 % 2018 -0.6 % -0.3 % View data
38 #38
Fiji
80.73 % 2016 NA +0.1 % View data
39 #39
Switzerland
80.69 % 2018 -0.3 % -0.2 % View data
40 #40
Luxembourg
80.48 % 2018 -0.6 % +0.4 % View data
41 #41
Spain
80.45 % 2018 -0.0 % -0.4 % View data
42 #42
Poland
80.21 % 2018 +0.1 % +0.0 % View data
43 #43
Turkey
80.18 % 2018 +0.2 % +0.3 % View data
44 #44
Netherlands
80.12 % 2018 +0.0 % -0.2 % View data
45 #45
Saudi Arabia
79.65 % 2016 NA NA View data
46 #46
Bangladesh
79.64 % 2017 +2.7 % NA View data
47 #47
Mali
79.49 % 2016 +3.9 % NA View data
48 #48
Ecuador
79.38 % 2018 -1.6 % +0.0 % View data
49 #49
Slovenia
79.04 % 2018 -0.8 % +0.5 % View data
50 #50
Argentina
79.03 % 2017 NA -0.8 % View data
51 #51
Montenegro
78.72 % 2018 +0.4 % +0.0 % View data
52 #52
Australia
78.25 % 2013 -5.1 % -1.3 % View data
53 #53
West Bank and Gaza
78.12 % 2018 -2.0 % -1.0 % View data
54 #54
Japan
77.81 % 2018 +0.1 % +0.1 % View data
55 #55
Colombia
77.64 % 2018 -1.1 % -0.5 % View data
56 #56
Mexico
77.51 % 2018 -1.0 % -0.8 % View data
57 #57
Bolivia
77.36 % 2018 -0.7 % -1.1 % View data
58 #58
Cameroon
77.36 % 2014 NA NA View data
59 #59
Austria
77.25 % 2018 -0.2 % +0.1 % View data
60 #60
France
76.69 % 2018 +0.1 % -0.4 % View data
61 #61
Egypt
76.35 % 2018 +0.5 % -0.1 % View data
62 #62
Denmark
76.07 % 2018 -0.4 % -0.6 % View data
63 #63
Czech Republic
75.93 % 2018 -0.4 % +0.0 % View data
64 #64
Mauritius
75.56 % 2018 +0.9 % +1.1 % View data
65 #65
Greece
75.53 % 2018 -0.5 % -0.6 % View data
66 #66
Israel
75.33 % 2013 -0.6 % +0.8 % View data
67 #67
Armenia
75.25 % 2018 +2.2 % +1.4 % View data
68 #68
Laos
75.22 % 2017 NA NA View data
69 #69
Hong Kong
75.17 % 2018 -0.1 % +0.1 % View data
70 #70
Belgium
74.89 % 2018 -0.6 % -0.2 % View data
71 #71
Namibia
74.69 % 2018 -1.3 % -2.9 % View data
72 #72
Costa Rica
74.68 % 2018 -0.3 % -1.2 % View data
73 #73
Canada
74.65 % 2018 -0.5 % -0.4 % View data
74 #74
Italy
74.54 % 2018 -0.4 % +0.0 % View data
75 #75
Bulgaria
74.35 % 2018 -0.2 % +0.2 % View data
76 #76
Finland
73.56 % 2018 -0.5 % -0.5 % View data
77 #77
Slovakia
73.51 % 2018 -0.7 % -0.2 % View data
78 #78
Germany
73.43 % 2018 -0.2 % -0.1 % View data
79 #79
United States
73.17 % 2018 -0.1 % -0.5 % View data
80 #80
Albania
72.82 % 2018 -0.7 % -0.2 % View data
81 #81
Hungary
72.61 % 2018 -0.3 % -0.6 % View data
82 #82
Serbia
72.49 % 2018 +0.8 % +2.7 % View data
83 #83
Ukraine
72.15 % 2017 -0.5 % -0.5 % View data
84 #84
Croatia
71.97 % 2018 -0.4 % -0.2 % View data
85 #85
Trinidad and Tobago
71.28 % 2018 -0.1 % -0.2 % View data
86 #86
Timor-Leste
70.83 % 2016 NA NA View data
87 #87
Rwanda
70.55 % 2017 NA -8.9 % View data
88 #88
Malaysia
69.83 % 2018 +0.4 % +0.7 % View data
89 #89
Mongolia
69.69 % 2018 -0.5 % -0.6 % View data
90 #90
Madagascar
69.24 % 2015 NA -4.3 % View data
91 #91
Russia
67.91 % 2018 +1.9 % -0.5 % View data
92 #92
Kyrgyzstan
67.89 % 2013 -5.2 % NA View data
93 #93
Senegal
67.79 % 2015 NA +4.7 % View data
94 #94
Myanmar
66.40 % 2017 NA NA View data
95 #95
Philippines
63.01 % 2018 -0.2 % NA View data
96 #96
Ivory Coast
62.90 % 2016 NA -4.7 % View data
97 #97
Pakistan
61.20 % 2018 NA -1.0 % View data
98 #98
Tunisia
59.66 % 2013 +2.3 % +0.6 % View data
99 #99
Moldova
58.36 % 2018 +0.5 % -1.3 % View data
100 #100
Kosovo
57.92 % 2018 -1.7 % NA View data

Source: World Bank

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