Australia - Adult Population at Tertiary Education Level

Since 2014, Australia Adult Population at Tertiary Education Level was up 1.8points year on year. In 2019, the country was ranked number 9 comparing other countries in Adult Population at Tertiary Education Level with 45.91 Percent. Australia is overtaken by Ireland, which was ranked number 8 at 46.32 Percent and is followed by Luxembourg at 45.36 Percent. Canada ranked the highest with 58.5 Percent in 2019, a growth of 1.4points compared to 2018. Russia, Japan and Israel respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Indonesia recorded the best 5 years average growth at +7points per year, while Luxembourg witnessed the worst performance at -0.3points per year.

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Date Percent
2019 45.91
2018 45.17
2017 44.43
2016 43.74
2015 42.89
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How does Australia rank in Adult Population at Tertiary Education Level?

# 42 Countries Percent Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Canada
58.50 % 2019 +1.4 % +1.8 % View data
2 #2
Russia
56.11 % 2019 +0.4 % +0.5 % View data
8 #8
Ireland
46.32 % 2019 +2.0 % +2.5 % View data
9 #9
Australia
45.91 % 2019 +1.6 % +1.8 % View data
10 #10
Luxembourg
45.36 % 2019 +1.9 % -0.3 % View data
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