Liberia: Tertiary school enrollment

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Tertiary school enrollment, percent of all eligible children

 Latest value 11.26
 Year 2012
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1970 - 2012
 Average 4.90
 Min - Max 0.89 - 18.05
 Source UNESCO
For that indicator, we provide data for Liberia from 1970 to 2012. The average value for Liberia during that period was 4.9 percent with a minimum of 0.89 percent in 1970 and a maximum of 18.05 percent in 2000. The latest value from 2012 is 11.26 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2012 based on 137 countries is 38.07 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Liberia - Tertiary school enrollment - historical chart - 1970-2012

The tertiary school enrollment in Liberia 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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