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INDICATORShare of population by educational attainment
Reference yearLatest available year
Age25-64 years
Gender
FieldTotal
ISCED 2011 A education levelBelow upper secondary educationBelow upper secondary educationUpper secondary or post-secondary non-tertiary educationUpper secondary or post-secondary non-tertiary educationTertiary educationTertiary education
Less than primary educationPrimary educationCompletion of intermediate lower secondary programmesLower secondary educationCompletion of intermediate upper secondary programmesUpper secondary educationPost-secondary non-tertiary educationShort-cycle tertiary educationBachelor’s or equivalent educationMaster’s or equivalent educationDoctoral or equivalent education
MeasureValueSEValueSEValueSEValueSEValueSEValueSEValueSEValueSEValueSEValueSEValueSEValueSEValueSEValueSE
CountryUnit
AustraliaPercentage, 202214.8..0.4..3.1..
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..11.3..
(z..
..33.7..28.1..5.6..51.5..12.1..28.6..9.0..1.9..
AustriaPercentage, 202214.10.1
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..Information on item
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0.0
(z..
..12.90.1
(z..
..50.40.247.30.23.10.135.60.215.10.15.60.113.60.11.20.0
BelgiumPercentage, 202217.60.12.70.13.60.1
(z..
..11.20.1
(z..
..36.70.235.00.21.60.045.80.20.80.024.90.219.00.21.10.0
CanadaPercentage, 20226.8..
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..Information on item
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..5.1..
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..30.4..20.7..9.8..62.7..26.4..24.2..Information on item
(w12.1
..
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..
ChilePercentage, 202028.00.15.70.13.80.1
(z..
..18.60.1
(z..
..40.50.240.50.2
(z..
..31.40.110.30.118.90.1Information on item
(w2.2
0.0
(x..
..
ColombiaPercentage, 202237.90.1
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..
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..
(z..
..Information on item
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0.11.20.033.90.1Information on item
(w33.9
0.1
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..28.30.1
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..Information on item
(w28.3
0.1
(x..
..
(x..
..
Costa RicaPercentage, 202254.90.59.80.325.70.48.00.38.40.33.10.219.80.419.60.40.20.025.30.46.60.215.80.3Information on item2.90.2
(c..
..
CzechiaPercentage, 20225.60.10.20.00.00.0
(z..
..5.40.1
(z..
..67.80.2Information on item
(w67.8
0.2
(x..
..26.70.10.10.06.80.119.00.10.70.0
DenmarkPercentage, 202218.20.2
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..Information on item
(w1.6
0.1
(z..
..16.60.2
(z..
..39.70.339.40.30.30.042.10.35.00.120.70.214.80.21.50.1
EstoniaPercentage, 202210.20.30.10.00.40.1
(z..
..9.70.3
(z..
..47.70.437.70.410.10.342.10.45.60.214.70.321.00.40.80.1
FinlandPercentage, 202210.90.1
(x..
..Information on item
(w1.2
0.0
(z..
..9.70.1
(z..
..46.50.244.80.21.70.142.60.27.50.117.80.216.10.21.30.1
FrancePercentage, 202216.70.11.60.03.00.0
(z..
..12.10.1
(z..
..41.70.141.50.10.20.041.60.114.50.112.00.114.20.11.00.0
GermanyInformation on itemPercentage, 202216.50.1
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..Information on item
(w5.0
0.0
(z..
..11.50.0
(z..
..51.00.138.20.112.80.032.50.10.60.018.30.111.70.01.90.0
GreecePercentage, 202219.70.10.60.09.80.1
(z..
..8.80.10.60.045.20.236.10.29.10.135.10.20.40.025.40.18.40.10.90.0
HungaryPercentage, 202213.00.10.30.00.70.0
(z..
..12.00.1
(z..
..57.60.151.40.26.20.129.40.11.00.014.60.113.40.10.50.0
IcelandPercentage, 202222.20.5
(x..
..Information on item
(w0.3
0.1
(z..
..21.90.5
(z..
..34.20.527.40.56.80.343.60.64.20.221.30.516.90.41.20.1
IrelandPercentage, 202212.40.10.20.03.40.1
(z..
..8.80.1
(z..
..33.20.218.10.215.10.254.40.210.10.127.70.214.90.21.70.1
IsraelInformation on itemPercentage, 202211.80.12.50.03.20.0
(z..
..6.10.1
(z..
..37.60.137.60.1
(z..
..50.60.111.00.124.40.114.00.11.20.0
ItalyPercentage, 202237.00.10.70.04.40.0
(z..
..31.80.1
(z..
..42.70.141.00.11.70.020.30.10.10.05.60.014.00.10.60.0
JapanPercentage, 2022Information on item
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(w43.9
..Information on item
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..Information on item
(w56.1
..Information on item
(w21.2
..Information on item
(w34.9
..Information on item
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KoreaPercentage, 20228.8..
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..Information on item
(w2.8
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(z..
..5.9..
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..38.4..38.4..
(z..
..52.8..14.8..33.5..Information on item
(w4.5
..
(x..
..
LatviaPercentage, 202210.80.20.20.00.40.0
(z..
..7.60.22.60.149.70.436.80.312.90.239.50.34.30.116.70.318.00.30.40.0
LithuaniaPercentage, 20227.10.20.50.00.40.00.20.04.30.11.70.146.40.327.30.319.10.246.50.3
(z..
..30.00.315.70.20.80.1
LuxembourgPercentage, 202219.00.50.90.1Information on item6.30.3
(z..
..11.80.4
(z..
..29.50.627.60.62.00.251.50.74.90.315.20.528.50.62.90.2
MexicoPercentage, 202256.20.19.40.114.70.11.90.026.70.13.60.023.10.123.10.1
(z..
..20.60.10.50.018.10.11.80.00.10.0
NetherlandsPercentage, 202218.80.11.60.03.80.0
(z..
..13.40.1
(z..
..36.60.136.30.10.30.044.70.12.30.024.10.117.10.11.20.0
New ZealandPercentage, 202219.00.1
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..Information on item
(w19.0
0.1
(z..
..41.10.226.40.214.70.139.80.24.00.129.50.25.20.11.10.0
NorwayPercentage, 202217.40.2
(c..
..0.40.00.20.016.60.2
(z..
..34.50.233.30.21.30.148.10.211.60.121.10.214.00.21.50.1
PolandPercentage, 20226.50.10.30.00.50.0
(z..
..5.70.1
(z..
..59.60.156.20.13.30.033.90.10.10.07.70.125.40.10.80.0
PortugalPercentage, 202239.70.21.20.020.00.1
(z..
..18.40.1
(z..
..28.90.228.00.20.90.031.50.20.30.09.50.120.80.10.90.0
Slovak RepublicPercentage, 20226.50.20.20.00.60.10.10.0Information on item5.40.20.20.064.30.562.30.52.00.129.20.40.20.03.80.224.30.40.90.1
SloveniaPercentage, 20229.00.20.30.00.40.0
(z..
..8.30.1
(z..
..50.90.350.90.3
(z..
..40.10.38.40.111.60.216.40.23.70.1
SpainPercentage, 202235.80.12.10.05.00.0
(z..
..28.70.1
(z..
..23.10.122.90.10.10.041.10.112.70.111.30.116.30.10.80.0
SwedenPercentage, 202214.40.1
(x..
..Information on item
(w2.7
0.1
(z..
..9.00.12.70.137.10.229.40.27.70.148.50.29.80.120.00.216.70.12.00.1
SwitzerlandPercentage, 202213.90.10.40.01.40.0
(z..
..12.20.1
(z..
..41.40.2Information on item
(w41.4
0.2
(x..
..44.70.2
(x..
..Information on item
(w24.6
0.1Information on item
(w16.8
0.1Information on item
(w3.2
0.1
TürkiyePercentage, 202253.3..4.4..33.2..
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..15.7..
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..21.7..21.7..
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..25.0..6.7..15.9..1.9..0.4..
United KingdomPercentage, 2022Information on item18.60.2Information on item0.00.0Information on item0.10.0Information on item
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..Information on item18.20.2Information on item10.60.2Information on item30.10.2Information on item19.50.2Information on item
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..Information on item51.30.3Information on item9.10.2Information on item26.40.2Information on item14.10.2Information on item1.70.1
United StatesPercentage, 20228.20.10.80.02.30.1
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..5.10.1
(z..
..41.80.2Information on item
(w41.8
0.2
(x..
..50.00.210.60.125.00.212.30.12.10.1
OECD - Average19.8..1.8..4.8..
(m..
(m..
13.3..
(m..
(m..
40.2..36.1..5.7..40.4..7.2..19.3..14.1..1.3..
EU25: European Union of twenty-five16.6..0.8..3.3..
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12.1..
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45.7..41.0..5.2..37.7..4.9..15.4..17.4..1.2..
G2035.3
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6.8
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10.4
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18.9
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32.7
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30.3
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33.5
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9.4
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19.0
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7.1
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Non-OECD EconomiesArgentinaPercentage, 2021Information on item33.50.2Information on item3.30.1Information on item14.30.1Information on item
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..Information on item15.80.1Information on item
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..Information on item41.80.2Information on item41.80.2Information on item
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..Information on item24.80.1Information on item
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0.1Information on item
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..Information on item1.40.0
BrazilPercentage, 202240.90.110.80.116.70.1
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..13.50.1
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..38.10.1Information on item
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..
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..21.00.1
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..Information on item
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0.10.70.00.30.0
BulgariaPercentage, 202216.00.10.90.02.40.1
(z..
..12.70.1
(m..
..54.20.254.00.20.30.029.80.2
(z..
..9.40.120.10.20.30.0
China (People's Republic of)Percentage, 202063.4..1.7..17.2..
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..44.5..
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..18.1..Information on item17.6..0.5..18.5..9.7..7.8..Information on item
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IndiaPercentage, 202277.7..33.9..13.4..
(z..
..30.4..
(z..
..9.3..8.2..1.1..12.9..
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..Information on item
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..3.4..
IndonesiaPercentage, 202257.3..12.7..26.1..
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..18.4..
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..29.7..29.7..
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..13.1..2.8..Information on item9.5..0.7..0.0..
RomaniaPercentage, 202223.10.10.90.02.10.0
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..15.10.15.00.157.20.153.80.13.50.119.70.1
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South AfricaPercentage, 202254.7..9.1..Information on item
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..36.6..
(z..
..31.4..30.3..1.0..13.9..2.2..10.7..Information on item
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..
Legend:
cData below the publication limit
mMissing data
wIncludes data from another category
xData included in another category
zNot applicable
Data extracted on 26 May 2024 02:46 UTC (GMT) from OECD.Stat

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