North Korea: Tertiary school enrollment, percent of all eligible children
For that indicator, we provide data for North Korea from 2009 to 2018. The average value for North Korea during that period was 29.12 percent with a minimum of 27.02 percent in 2018 and a maximum of 30.88 percent in 2009.
The latest value from 2018 is 27.02 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 60
countries is 34.78 percent.
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The tertiary school enrollment in North Korea 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.