Costa Rica - Share of People With Basic Education in the Labor Force

Since 2014, Costa Rica Share of People With Basic Education in the Labor Force fell by 0points year on year. In 2019, the country was number 29 comparing other countries in Share of People With Basic Education in the Labor Force with 59.4 Percent of Working-Age Population with Basic Education. Costa Rica is overtaken by United Kingdom, which was number 28 with 59.87 Percent of Working-Age Population with Basic Education and is followed by Albania at 59.06 Percent of Working-Age Population with Basic Education. Liberia ranked the highest with 91.25 Percent of Working-Age Population with Basic Education in 2019, a growth of 2.3points versus 2018. Madagascar, United Arab Emirates and Cambodia respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Ukraine witnessed the best average annual growth at +13.2points per year, while Seychelles recorded the worst performance at -8.5points per year.

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Date Percent of Working-Age Population with Basic Education
2019 59.40
2018 58.77
2017 55.98
2016 55.13
2015 59.26
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How does Costa Rica rank in Share of People With Basic Education in the Labor Force?

# 112 Countries Percent of Working-Age Population with Basic Education Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Liberia
91.25 % 2019 +2.3 % +1.6 % View data
2 #2
Madagascar
89.78 % 2015 NA -1.9 % View data
28 #28
United Kingdom
59.87 % 2019 -1.1 % +1.0 % View data
29 #29
Costa Rica
59.40 % 2019 +1.1 % -0.0 % View data
30 #30
Albania
59.06 % 2019 +1.4 % +2.2 % View data
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