United Kingdom - Share of Population Having at Least Completed Post-Secondary Education

Since 2012, United Kingdom Share of Population Having at Least Completed Post-Secondary Education was up 3.6points year on year. In 2017, the country was number 15 comparing other countries in Share of Population Having at Least Completed Post-Secondary Education at 44.09 Percent of Persons Aged 25+. United Kingdom is overtaken by New Zealand, which was ranked number 14 at 45.26 Percent of Persons Aged 25+ and is followed by Latvia with 43.77 Percent of Persons Aged 25+. Uzbekistan, Georgia and Singapore respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Zimbabwe recorded the best 5 years average growth at +22.6points per year, while El Salvador recorded the worst performance at -6.7points per year.

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Date Percent of Persons Aged 25+
2017 44.09
2016
2015
2014 38.98
2013 37.86
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How does United Kingdom rank in Share of Population Having at Least Completed Post-Secondary Education?

# 92 Countries Percent of Persons Aged 25+ Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Luxembourg
69.07 % 2015 NA NA View data
2 #2
Uzbekistan
64.73 % 2019 +1.3 % +3.3 % View data
14 #14
New Zealand
45.26 % 2019 -0.3 % -0.2 % View data
15 #15
United Kingdom
44.09 % 2017 NA +3.6 % View data
16 #16
Latvia
43.77 % 2019 +0.4 % +3.1 % View data
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