Liberia: Female to male ratio, students at tertiary level education

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 Liberia

Ratio of female to male students in tertiary level education

 Latest value 0.61
 Year 2012
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1970 - 2012
 Average 0.36
 Min - Max 0.23 - 0.61
 Source UNESCO
For that indicator, we provide data for Liberia from 1970 to 2012. The average value for Liberia during that period was 0.36 percent with a minimum of 0.23 percent in 1999 and a maximum of 0.61 percent in 2012. The latest value from 2012 is 0.61 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2012 based on 132 countries is 1.08 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Liberia - Female to male ratio, students at tertiary level education - Recent values chart

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Liberia - Female to male ratio, students at tertiary level education - historical chart - 1970-2012




Definition: Gender parity index for gross enrollment ratio in tertiary education is the ratio of women to men enrolled at tertiary level in public and private schools.


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