Germany: Tertiary school enrollment, percent of all eligible children
For that indicator, we provide data for Germany from 1991 to 2017. The average value for Germany during that period was 52.13 percent with a minimum of 33.66 percent in 1991 and a maximum of 70.25 percent in 2017.
The latest value from 2017 is 70.25 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2017 based on 121
countries is 47.68 percent.
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The tertiary school enrollment in Germany 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.