India: Tertiary school enrollment

(measure: percent; Source: UNESCO)
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India: Tertiary school enrollment, percent of all eligible children, 1971 - 2020:

For that indicator, we provide data for India from 1971 to 2020. The average value for India during that period was 12.25 percent with a minimum of 4.83 percent in 1977 and a maximum of 29.44 percent in 2020. The latest value from 2020 is 29.44 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 53 countries is 37.72 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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The tertiary school enrollment in India 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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