South Korea: Tertiary school enrollment, percent of all eligible children
For that indicator, we provide data for South Korea from 1971 to 2017. The average value for South Korea during that period was 53.92 percent with a minimum of 6.78 percent in 1971 and a maximum of 104.28 percent in 2009.
The latest value from 2017 is 94.35 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2017 based on 121
countries is 47.68 percent.
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The tertiary school enrollment in South 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.