Estonia: Tertiary school enrollment

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 Estonia

Tertiary school enrollment, percent of all eligible children

 Latest value 73.15
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1981 - 2021
 Average 53.90
 Min - Max 22.43 - 76.28
 Source UNESCO
For that indicator, we provide data for Estonia from 1981 to 2021. The average value for Estonia during that period was 53.9 percent with a minimum of 22.43 percent in 1988 and a maximum of 76.28 percent in 2015. The latest value from 2021 is 73.15 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 109 countries is 55.25 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Estonia - Tertiary school enrollment - Recent values chart

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Estonia - Tertiary school enrollment - historical chart - 1981-2021




The tertiary school enrollment in Estonia 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.

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