United States - Gross Enrollment Ratio in Tertiary Education (Including Overage and Underage Enrollment)

Since 2014, United States Gross Enrollment Ratio in Tertiary Education (Including Overage and Underage Enrollment) fell by 0.2points year on year. At 87.62 Percent of the Population of the Corresponding Official School Age in 2019, the country was number 12 among other countries in Gross Enrollment Ratio in Tertiary Education (Including Overage and Underage Enrollment). United States is overtaken by Finland, which was number 11 at 88.1 Percent of the Population of the Corresponding Official School Age and is followed by Austria at 87.12 Percent of the Population of the Corresponding Official School Age. Greece topped the ranking with 139.94 Percent of the Population of the Corresponding Official School Age in 2019, that is +1.7points compared to 2018. Australia, Grenada and Puerto Rico respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Seychelles witnessed the best average annual growth at +24.3points per year, while Bermuda recorded the worst performance at -8.7points per year.

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Date Percent of the Population of the Corresponding Official School Age
2019 87.62
2018 87.93
2017 88.17
2016 88.84
2015 88.89
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How does United States rank in Gross Enrollment Ratio in Tertiary Education (Including Overage and Underage Enrollment)?

# 148 Countries Percent of the Population of the Corresponding Official School Age Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Greece
139.94 % 2019 +1.7 % +2.7 % View data
2 #2
Australia
113.14 % 2017 -6.5 % NA View data
11 #11
Finland
88.10 % 2019 +0.1 % -0.2 % View data
12 #12
United States
87.62 % 2019 -0.3 % -0.2 % View data
13 #13
Austria
87.12 % 2019 +1.4 % +1.9 % View data
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