Share of Male Labor Force with Basic Education

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

  1. In 2017, Share of Male Labor Force with Basic Education in Bangladesh rose 5.3points compared to a year earlier.
  2. Since 2014 Liberia Share of Male Labor Force with Basic Education grew 2points year on year reaching 99.36 Percent of Male Working-Age Population with Basic Education.
  3. In 2019 Cambodia was number 6 in Share of Male Labor Force with Basic Education.
  4. In 2015 Madagascar was number 2 in Share of Male Labor Force with Basic Education totalising 92.33 Percent of Male Working-Age Population with Basic Education, from 91 in 2014.

Top Countries in Share of Male Labor Force with Basic Education

# 108 Countries Percent of Male Working-Age Population with Basic Education Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Liberia
99.36 % 2019 +2.5 % +2.0 % View data
2 #2
Madagascar
92.33 % 2015 NA -1.3 % View data
3 #3
United Arab Emirates
91.05 % 2018 +0.3 % NA View data
4 #4
Bangladesh
86.51 % 2017 +5.3 % NA View data
5 #5
Malaysia
86.44 % 2019 -0.0 % -0.0 % View data
6 #6
Cambodia
85.80 % 2019 +0.1 % +0.3 % View data
7 #7
Honduras
84.40 % 2019 +0.2 % +0.2 % View data
8 #8
Vietnam
82.51 % 2019 -0.1 % -0.2 % View data
9 #9
Guatemala
82.18 % 2019 +0.2 % +0.7 % View data
10 #10
Myanmar
81.72 % 2018 -1.1 % +0.4 % View data
11 #11
Palau
81.69 % 2014 NA NA View data
12 #12
Cameroon
80.86 % 2014 NA NA View data
13 #13
Kenya
80.58 % 2016 NA NA View data
14 #14
Nicaragua
80.18 % 2014 NA NA View data
15 #15
Paraguay
80.06 % 2019 -0.1 % +0.4 % View data
16 #16
Philippines
78.90 % 2019 -0.1 % -0.4 % View data
17 #17
Colombia
78.31 % 2019 +0.8 % -0.2 % View data
18 #18
Iceland
78.10 % 2019 +0.1 % -0.4 % View data
19 #19
Thailand
78.06 % 2019 -0.3 % -0.3 % View data
20 #20
Indonesia
77.56 % 2019 -0.6 % -0.4 % View data
21 #21
Ivory Coast
77.45 % 2017 +28.9 % +2.3 % View data
22 #22
Pakistan
77.20 % 2018 NA +0.2 % View data
23 #23
Sri Lanka
76.68 % 2019 -0.1 % -0.3 % View data
24 #24
Mexico
76.35 % 2019 -0.3 % -0.3 % View data
25 #25
El Salvador
75.78 % 2019 +0.3 % -0.0 % View data
26 #26
Bolivia
75.62 % 2019 -1.4 % -0.5 % View data
27 #27
Fiji
75.47 % 2016 NA -1.0 % View data
28 #28
Belize
75.37 % 2019 -0.5 % -0.5 % View data
29 #29
India
74.78 % 2018 NA NA View data
30 #30
Ecuador
74.18 % 2019 -1.2 % -0.2 % View data
31 #31
Costa Rica
73.84 % 2019 -1.8 % -0.3 % View data
32 #32
Dominican Republic
73.15 % 2019 -0.2 % +0.8 % View data
33 #33
Mauritius
72.56 % 2019 -0.1 % -1.0 % View data
34 #34
Uruguay
72.25 % 2019 +0.3 % -1.0 % View data
35 #35
Panama
71.42 % 2019 -1.0 % -0.6 % View data
36 #36
Tanzania
71.23 % 2014 -14.8 % NA View data
37 #37
Saudi Arabia
71.10 % 2016 NA NA View data
38 #38
East Timor
71.09 % 2016 NA NA View data
39 #39
Turkey
70.13 % 2019 -0.0 % +0.1 % View data
40 #40
Palestine
69.85 % 2019 +1.0 % +0.5 % View data
41 #41
United Kingdom
68.75 % 2019 -0.9 % +0.4 % View data
42 #42
Brunei
68.75 % 2018 +9.2 % +0.1 % View data
43 #43
Cape Verde
68.60 % 2018 -5.9 % -1.1 % View data
44 #44
Albania
66.18 % 2019 +1.0 % +1.2 % View data
45 #45
Peru
64.14 % 2019 +7.6 % -4.6 % View data
46 #46
Switzerland
63.33 % 2019 +0.1 % +0.0 % View data
47 #47
Cayman Islands
63.31 % 2019 -0.6 % -0.1 % View data
48 #48
Argentina
62.85 % 2018 -1.2 % -1.0 % View data
49 #49
Rwanda
62.44 % 2018 +2.3 % -5.0 % View data
50 #50
Ghana
62.08 % 2019 -2.0 % NA View data
51 #51
Mali
60.94 % 2019 -1.8 % +2.3 % View data
52 #52
Chile
60.32 % 2019 +0.1 % -0.8 % View data
53 #53
Brazil
59.77 % 2019 -0.9 % -6.4 % View data
54 #54
Malta
59.74 % 2019 -1.0 % -0.2 % View data
55 #55
Spain
57.64 % 2019 +0.2 % -0.9 % View data
56 #56
Malawi
57.42 % 2017 NA NA View data
57 #57
Nepal
57.06 % 2017 NA NA View data
58 #58
Portugal
56.21 % 2019 -1.3 % -1.4 % View data
59 #59
Mongolia
55.72 % 2019 -1.4 % -0.1 % View data
60 #60
Yemen
55.57 % 2014 NA +10.6 % View data
61 #61
Namibia
54.98 % 2019 +1.5 % -3.3 % View data
62 #62
Trinidad and Tobago
54.50 % 2019 -1.1 % -2.5 % View data
63 #63
South Africa
54.45 % 2019 +0.2 % +0.9 % View data
64 #64
Netherlands
54.42 % 2019 -0.9 % -1.1 % View data
65 #65
United States
54.26 % 2019 +0.9 % +0.6 % View data
66 #66
Togo
54.13 % 2017 NA NA View data
67 #67
Norway
53.86 % 2019 -0.3 % +0.2 % View data
68 #68
Sweden
53.78 % 2019 -0.8 % +0.4 % View data
69 #69
Senegal
52.86 % 2015 NA -4.1 % View data
70 #70
Estonia
52.18 % 2019 +2.1 % +1.6 % View data
71 #71
Macedonia
51.92 % 2019 -0.7 % -1.7 % View data
72 #72
Denmark
51.44 % 2019 -0.2 % -0.5 % View data
73 #73
Kosovo
51.41 % 2019 +2.9 % +6.6 % View data
74 #74
Germany
51.37 % 2019 -1.2 % +0.3 % View data
75 #75
Canada
50.30 % 2019 +0.2 % -0.9 % View data
76 #76
Samoa
48.82 % 2017 NA +8.0 % View data
77 #77
Austria
47.65 % 2019 -0.3 % +0.4 % View data
78 #78
Italy
46.14 % 2019 -0.9 % -0.2 % View data
79 #79
Ukraine
46.09 % 2019 -5.4 % +13.2 % View data
80 #80
Latvia
45.87 % 2019 +1.3 % -0.2 % View data
81 #81
Laos
44.42 % 2017 NA NA View data
82 #82
Luxembourg
44.26 % 2019 -1.6 % -0.6 % View data
83 #83
Israel
43.62 % 2019 +0.3 % -0.5 % View data
84 #84
Romania
43.27 % 2019 -0.6 % -1.4 % View data
85 #85
Cyprus
43.09 % 2019 -2.7 % -2.6 % View data
86 #86
Serbia
42.97 % 2019 -2.8 % -0.7 % View data
87 #87
Armenia
42.86 % 2019 +0.4 % +0.7 % View data
88 #88
Greece
41.31 % 2019 -1.6 % -2.3 % View data
89 #89
Niger
39.77 % 2017 NA NA View data
90 #90
Georgia
39.75 % 2019 -5.0 % -0.2 % View data
91 #91
Ireland
39.41 % 2019 -2.0 % -2.4 % View data
92 #92
Moldova
38.65 % 2019 +0.7 % +1.8 % View data
93 #93
Egypt
38.58 % 2019 -0.9 % -3.1 % View data
94 #94
Hungary
38.34 % 2019 +0.7 % +4.0 % View data
95 #95
Slovenia
36.88 % 2019 -2.3 % -2.1 % View data
96 #96
France
36.53 % 2019 -1.4 % -1.3 % View data
97 #97
Montenegro
35.82 % 2019 +2.3 % +5.4 % View data
98 #98
Bulgaria
35.77 % 2019 -0.3 % +0.7 % View data
99 #99
Belgium
34.87 % 2019 -0.6 % -2.3 % View data
100 #100
Finland
33.96 % 2019 -2.1 % -0.7 % View data
101 #101
Russia
31.08 % 2019 -0.1 % -1.9 % View data
102 #102
Seychelles
30.92 % 2019 +4.9 % -7.7 % View data
103 #103
Slovakia
30.74 % 2019 -0.2 % +1.5 % View data
104 #104
Bosnia and Herzegovina
29.86 % 2019 -4.1 % -2.9 % View data
105 #105
Czech Republic
28.45 % 2019 +0.2 % +0.3 % View data
106 #106
Lithuania
25.78 % 2019 -1.6 % +1.4 % View data
107 #107
Poland
25.23 % 2019 -1.4 % -1.9 % View data
108 #108
Croatia
24.51 % 2019 -1.5 % -4.0 % View data

Source: World Bank

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