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Tertiary school enrollment, percent of all eligible children, 2017 - Country rankings:

The average for 2017 based on 121 countries was 47.68 percent.The highest value was in Greece: 136.6 percent and the lowest value was in Niger: 3.73 percent. The indicator is available from 1970 to 2019. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: percent; Source: UNESCO
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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.
Tertiary school enrollment in the European union
Tertiary school enrollment in Europe
Tertiary school enrollment in Asia
Tertiary school enrollment in Africa
Tertiary school enrollment in North America
Tertiary school enrollment in South America
Tertiary school enrollment in Australia


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