Labor force with advanced education, female (% of female working-age population with advanced education)

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The percentage of the working age population with an advanced level of education who are in the labor force. Advanced education comprises short-cycle tertiary education, a bachelor’s degree or equivalent education level, a master’s degree or equivalent education level, or doctoral degree or equivalent education level according to the International Standard Classification of Education 2011 (ISCED 2011).
Source: The World Bank: World Development Indicators    # of Reporting Countries: 125
Frequency: Annual    Earliest: 2010-12     Latest: 2016-12

2010-12 2011-12 2012-12 2013-12 2014-12 2015-12 2016-12
1) Albania
75
74.6
73.5
73.3
74.1
2) Angola
89.8
3) Argentina
89.9
90.5
88.5
90
88.1
4) Armenia
81
81.1
83.3
86
86.3
5) Australia
91.8
92
92.1
88
6) Austria
75.6
75.4
75.6
75.9
76.1
76.5
76
7) Bangladesh
90.5
91
88.6
8) Belgium
78
77
76.5
77
76.4
75.5
74.9
9) Belize
90.8
10) Benin
69.9
11) Bolivia
87.6
90.5
89.3
86.6
86
12) Bosnia Herzegovina
70
13) Botswana
75
14) Brazil
88.9
89.5
88.5
88.9
86.9
87.5
15) Brunei
88.4
16) Bulgaria
75.4
73.6
74
74.6
75.5
76
75.6
17) Burkina Faso
62.5
18) Cambodia
98.9
19) Canada
81.8
81
80.5
80.4
80
78
20) Cayman Islands
93.5
91.6
91
88.6
21) Central Europe and the Baltics
80.7
80.5
80.7
81.1
80.7
81.1
81.2
22) Chile
89.5
89.8
90.3
90
89.4
90.1
89.1
23) Colombia
80.5
82.9
83.8
84.5
83.9
83.5
83
24) Costa Rica
79.5
80
83
83.3
83.5
81.4
80
25) Croatia
71
68.8
70.5
71.1
71
70.5
69.3
26) Cuba
88.6
27) Cyprus
87.6
87
88.1
87.9
88
87.5
85.9
28) Czech Republic
80.5
80.8
79.8
80.8
80.4
80.8
81
29) Denmark
80
79.5
79.5
78.4
78
78.5
78.5
30) Dominican Republic
79.4
79.1
82.5
81.5
79.5
81.8
78.9
31) Ecuador
84.3
85
84.8
85
84.5
86.5
85.5
32) Egypt
89.8
87.5
86.9
84.9
86.3
87
33) El Salvador
90.5
92.6
90
92
90.5
85.6
88.5
34) Estonia
84.6
83
84.3
85.9
86.9
86.9
86.6
35) Ethiopia
91.8
97
96.4
36) Euro area
78.2
78.4
78.4
78
77.6
77.5
77.5
37) European Union
80.1
80.3
80.2
79.9
79.5
79.6
79.7
38) Finland
78.1
77.5
77.6
76
75.4
75.3
75.1
39) France
79.8
79.9
80.3
80
79
79.3
78.9
40) Gambia
90.3
41) Germany
73
73.8
73.5
73.5
73
72.8
73.4
42) Ghana
83.6
43) Greece
80.6
79.4
79
78
75.1
75.5
75.8
44) Guatemala
85.9
89.5
89.4
88.3
88.8
89.4
45) Honduras
85.1
89.5
89.1
86.5
89.9
46) Hong Kong
77.5
80.5
80.6
79.9
79.5
80.3
47) Hungary
77.9
79
79.4
79
75.9
76.5
76.6
48) Iceland
92.4
92.5
92.5
93.5
92.4
93.3
94.5
49) India
82.5
83
50) Indonesia
91.3
92.1
93.5
93
92.6
91.8
91.5
51) Iran
83.5
52) Ireland
85.5
85.3
84
84.5
84.5
84.5
84.9
53) Israel
78
80
83.1
83.4
54) Italy
77.3
77.6
77.9
76.5
76.5
77.1
77.1
55) Ivory Coast
67.3
56) Japan
86.8
86.6
86
85.4
57) Kosovo
77.4
67.8
62.5
58) Kyrgyzstan
91.3
91
85.5
59) Laos
94.3
60) Latvia
84.4
84
87.8
86.9
83.6
85.1
85.9
61) Liberia
82.4
62) Lithuania
85.5
84.5
84.3
85.5
85.6
85.4
85.5
63) Lower middle income
84.3
64) Luxembourg
83.8
82.1
82.1
81.4
81.8
79.5
80.8
65) Macau
93.5
92.5
92.3
93.9
94
93.4
66) Macedonia
79.5
77.8
77.9
77
78.6
80.3
81.1
67) Madagascar
82.3
75.6
68) Malawi
93
69) Malaysia
69.6
70.5
71.5
72
73.6
73
70) Mali
67.3
71) Malta
79.8
82.8
84.4
86.1
85.8
84.5
85.6
72) Mexico
88
87.5
88.1
88
87.5
86.5
86.6
73) Moldova
70.3
67.5
66.5
68.5
65.6
63
63.9
74) Mongolia
79.5
80.9
77.5
76.5
78.8
78.1
75.1
75) Montenegro
72.4
75.5
76) Mozambique
72
77) Myanmar
71.5
78) Namibia
90.4
87.9
85.8
76.4
79) Netherlands
80
79.9
80
80.5
80.9
80.6
80.4
80) New Zealand
68.9
81) Nicaragua
91
82) Niger
62.7
83) Norway
87.6
86.6
86.4
85.8
85.9
85.9
84.9
84) OECD members
82.9
82.6
82.5
81.9
85) Pakistan
82
81.9
84.5
82.5
90
86) Panama
85.8
85.1
87) Papua New Guinea
69.1
88) Paraguay
91.6
91
90.8
91.9
89.5
90.3
89.8
89) Peru
91.5
91
90.8
90.3
91
90.8
91.4
90) Philippines
74.6
74.5
72.8
71.9
71
71.5
91) Poland
82.8
82.8
83
83.4
83.4
83.4
83.8
92) Portugal
82.5
83.4
81.5
80.6
81.9
82.4
84
93) Qatar
96.8
94) Romania
80.6
81
81.4
81.9
81.6
83.1
83.3
95) Russia
74.5
75
74.9
75.3
76.5
76.6
96) Rwanda
94.6
97) Samoa
70
98) Saudi Arabia
95
93.8
99) Senegal
60.7
66.8
100) Serbia
59.5
59.5
58.2
61.2
67.9
68.1
69.5
101) Sierra Leone
74.9
102) Slovakia
80.5
79
77.4
78.6
78.5
78
77
103) Slovenia
79
78.5
76.5
75.5
76
76.4
76
104) South Africa
88.1
88.4
88.8
89.1
88
86.9
86.4
105) South Asia
83.3
82.9
106) South Korea
88.8
107) Spain
82.9
82.6
83.3
82.1
81.9
81.3
80.8
108) Sri Lanka
80
79.5
79
77.9
109) Suriname
85.8
110) Sweden
85.1
84.3
85
85
85
84.4
85
111) Switzerland
82.9
83
82.8
82.5
81.8
81.5
81.8
112) Tanzania
82.6
67.4
97
113) Timor Leste
66.9
69.4
114) Togo
68.6
115) Tunisia
74.1
75.8
116) Turkey
83.5
84.5
84.4
85.5
85
86
86.4
117) Uganda
90.6
97.5
118) Ukraine
80
80.4
119) United Kingdom
88.3
89
87.8
87.6
87
87.4
87.4
120) Uruguay
86.5
87.5
86.6
86.5
87.4
87.1
87.6
121) Venezuela
99.4
77.8
76.5
122) Vietnam
86
86.8
86.5
123) West Bank and Gaza
86.3
85.8
86.5
124) Yemen
94.3
90.8
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