Share of Women Having at Least Completed Post-Secondary Education

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

  1. Cayman Islands jumped by 2.1points of Share of Women Having at Least Completed Post-Secondary Education in 2015, compared to the previous year.
  2. Since 2013 Australia Share of Women Having at Least Completed Post-Secondary Education jumped by 2.2points year on year close to 50.99 Percent of Women Aged 25+.
  3. In 2018 Singapore was number 7 in Share of Women Having at Least Completed Post-Secondary Education.
  4. In 2015 Luxembourg was number 1 in Share of Women Having at Least Completed Post-Secondary Education at 68.17 Percent of Women Aged 25+, moving from 42 in 2014.

Top Countries in Share of Women Having at Least Completed Post-Secondary Education

# 53 Countries Percent of Women Aged 25+ Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Luxembourg
68.17 % 2015 NA NA View data
2 #2
Lithuania
58.16 % 2018 +0.9 % +1.4 % View data
3 #3
Cayman Islands
55.68 % 2015 +2.1 % NA View data
4 #4
Georgia
54.86 % 2018 +0.5 % NA View data
5 #5
Armenia
52.26 % 2015 NA NA View data
6 #6
Australia
50.99 % 2018 +1.4 % +2.2 % View data
7 #7
Singapore
50.29 % 2018 +1.7 % +1.9 % View data
8 #8
Latvia
48.73 % 2018 +1.6 % +1.6 % View data
9 #9
Sweden
42.07 % 2018 +1.1 % +1.6 % View data
10 #10
Cyprus
41.70 % 2018 +1.8 % +2.5 % View data
11 #11
Norway
41.19 % 2016 +2.5 % +2.5 % View data
12 #12
New Zealand
40.98 % 2018 -0.4 % NA View data
13 #13
Qatar
40.75 % 2018 +0.6 % +1.1 % View data
14 #14
Venezuela
39.74 % 2016 +12.1 % +6.5 % View data
15 #15
Denmark
39.38 % 2016 +0.7 % NA View data
16 #16
Finland
38.73 % 2015 +1.1 % NA View data
17 #17
Moldova
36.64 % 2013 -10.3 % +1.4 % View data
18 #18
Belgium
34.89 % 2018 +1.0 % +1.0 % View data
19 #19
Philippines
34.26 % 2013 NA +2.0 % View data
20 #20
Germany
33.78 % 2018 +2.0 % +3.4 % View data
21 #21
Poland
33.56 % 2018 +1.8 % +2.6 % View data
22 #22
Andorra
32.63 % 2016 -0.8 % NA View data
23 #23
France
31.85 % 2018 +1.9 % +2.7 % View data
24 #24
Hungary
30.40 % 2018 +2.0 % -0.1 % View data
25 #25
Netherlands
30.19 % 2018 +0.7 % +1.8 % View data
26 #26
Austria
28.48 % 2018 +1.6 % +2.2 % View data
27 #27
Oman
27.17 % 2015 NA +6.3 % View data
28 #28
Greece
26.38 % 2016 -12.4 % NA View data
29 #29
Hong Kong
26.16 % 2017 NA NA View data
30 #30
Azerbaijan
26.00 % 2018 -0.1 % -0.1 % View data
31 #31
Saudi Arabia
24.50 % 2013 NA NA View data
32 #32
Iran
23.77 % 2018 +2.2 % +2.9 % View data
33 #33
Portugal
23.36 % 2018 +3.2 % +4.9 % View data
34 #34
Malta
22.77 % 2018 +2.0 % +2.6 % View data
35 #35
Serbia
22.57 % 2018 +2.4 % +5.1 % View data
36 #36
Colombia
22.37 % 2018 +2.1 % +2.6 % View data
37 #37
Peru
22.18 % 2018 +1.7 % +1.5 % View data
38 #38
Slovakia
21.32 % 2018 +0.3 % +2.9 % View data
39 #39
Czech Republic
20.51 % 2018 +2.0 % +0.9 % View data
40 #40
Kuwait
20.28 % 2015 NA NA View data
41 #41
Romania
18.16 % 2018 +1.4 % +1.1 % View data
42 #42
Thailand
17.34 % 2013 NA NA View data
43 #43
Saint Lucia
17.17 % 2013 NA NA View data
44 #44
Greenland
16.74 % 2015 +3.2 % +2.1 % View data
45 #45
Italy
16.58 % 2018 +1.8 % NA View data
46 #46
South Africa
15.89 % 2018 +2.2 % NA View data
47 #47
Uruguay
15.55 % 2018 -0.3 % +2.2 % View data
48 #48
Ecuador
14.46 % 2018 +1.7 % +2.6 % View data
49 #49
Zimbabwe
10.52 % 2014 NA NA View data
50 #50
Bosnia and Herzegovina
10.47 % 2016 +4.8 % +5.0 % View data
51 #51
Guatemala
8.58 % 2014 +154.2 % NA View data
52 #52
Ivory Coast
3.40 % 2014 NA NA View data
53 #53
Burkina Faso
0.00 % 2014 NA NA View data

Source: World Bank

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