Costa Rica: Tertiary school enrollment, percent of all eligible children: For that indicator, UNESCO provides data for Costa Rica from 1970 to 2016. The average value for Costa Rica during that period was 28.07 percent with a minumum of 8.77 percent in 1970 and a maximum of 53.99 percent in 2016. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
The tertiary school enrollment in Costa Rica is the number of students in tertiary level education as percent of all people who have finished secondary school in the last five years.
Definition: Gross enrollment ratio is the ratio of total enrollment, regardless of age, to the population of the age group that officially corresponds to the level of education shown. Tertiary education, whether or not to an advanced research qualification, normally requires, as a minimum condition of admission, the successful completion of education at the secondary level.