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Global Education Statistics
Global education data
Global education data shows that enrolment in tertiary education has increased over the past 40+ years.
Data per country/region shows the following percentages of the total population that are enrolled in tertiary education.
Where does your country rank?
North America – almost 90%
Australia – almost 90%
Europe and Central Asia – just over 60%
Thailand – approximately 50%
Indonesia – approximately 30-35%
Vietnam – approximately 30-35%
Malaysia – approximately 30-35%
Source: World Bank. “Gross enrolment ratio in tertiary education”, in Our World in Data. Ourworldindata.org. (Presents data from 1970-2014.)
Charted, the figures are as follows:
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