Saudi Arabia: Female to male ratio, students at tertiary level education

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 Saudi Arabia

Ratio of female to male students in tertiary level education

 Latest value 1.01
 Year 2017
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1971 - 2017
 Average 0.91
 Min - Max 0.10 - 1.42
 Source UNESCO
For that indicator, we provide data for Saudi Arabia from 1971 to 2017. The average value for Saudi Arabia during that period was 0.91 percent with a minimum of 0.1 percent in 1971 and a maximum of 1.42 percent in 2000. The latest value from 2017 is 1.01 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2017 based on 132 countries is 1.12 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Saudi Arabia - Female to male ratio, students at tertiary level education - Recent values chart

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Saudi Arabia - Female to male ratio, students at tertiary level education - historical chart - 1971-2017




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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