Labor force with advanced education, male (% of male working-age population with advanced education) - Country Ranking

Definition: 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: International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in December 2019.

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Rank Country Value Year
1 Uganda 97.61 2013
2 Tanzania 97.14 2014
3 Solomon Islands 96.85 2013
4 Qatar 96.84 2013
5 United Arab Emirates 96.69 2018
6 Ethiopia 95.83 2013
7 Zimbabwe 94.93 2011
8 Saudi Arabia 93.78 2016
9 Macao SAR, China 93.36 2016
10 Paraguay 92.36 2017
11 Iceland 92.20 2018
12 Liberia 92.18 2016
13 Nicaragua 91.09 2014
14 Yemen 90.75 2014
15 Peru 90.45 2018
16 The Gambia 90.26 2012
17 Fiji 90.13 2016
18 Honduras 90.07 2018
19 Panama 89.88 2018
20 Angola 89.76 2011
21 Bangladesh 89.68 2017
22 Tuvalu 89.62 2016
23 Dominican Republic 89.05 2017
24 Cayman Islands 88.71 2015
25 Cuba 88.66 2010
26 Guatemala 88.65 2017
27 Seychelles 88.64 2018
28 Indonesia 88.50 2018
29 Vietnam 88.06 2018
30 Australia 88.03 2013
31 El Salvador 87.84 2018
32 Chile 87.64 2018
33 Estonia 87.53 2018
34 Latvia 87.48 2018
35 Belize 87.47 2017
36 United Kingdom 87.31 2018
37 Malta 87.18 2018
38 Sri Lanka 87.01 2016
39 Bolivia 87.01 2018
40 South Africa 86.99 2018
41 Uruguay 86.83 2018
42 Brazil 86.73 2018
43 Eswatini 86.22 2016
44 Argentina 86.04 2018
45 Turkey 85.98 2018
46 Suriname 85.79 2014
47 Kyrgyz Republic 85.64 2013
48 Lithuania 85.57 2018
49 Sweden 85.49 2018
50 Ireland 85.43 2018
51 Thailand 85.39 2018
52 Japan 85.26 2018
53 Comoros 85.09 2014
54 Israel 84.89 2016
55 Egypt 84.85 2017
56 Palau 84.82 2014
57 Mexico 84.80 2018
58 Cyprus 84.68 2018
59 Pakistan 84.53 2018
60 Poland 84.41 2018
61 Malawi 84.37 2017
62 Armenia 84.22 2017
63 Ecuador 84.21 2018
64 Norway 84.05 2018
65 Romania 83.76 2018
66 Portugal 83.65 2018
67 Iran 83.56 2016
68 Kiribati 82.92 2015
69 Mali 82.69 2016
70 Namibia 82.33 2018
71 Colombia 81.95 2018
72 Switzerland 81.93 2018
73 Czech Republic 81.83 2018
74 Brunei 81.68 2017
75 Cambodia 81.57 2016
76 Luxembourg 81.38 2018
77 Samoa 80.83 2017
78 Netherlands 80.74 2018
79 Spain 80.70 2018
80 Mozambique 80.49 2015
81 Cameroon 80.42 2014
82 Korea 80.31 2018
83 Georgia 80.27 2018
84 Ukraine 80.02 2018
85 India 79.93 2018
86 North Macedonia 79.80 2018
87 Costa Rica 79.51 2018
88 Slovenia 79.22 2018
89 Denmark 78.70 2018
90 Hong Kong SAR, China 78.54 2016
91 Congo 78.50 2005
92 France 78.30 2018
93 Haiti 78.15 2012
94 Guyana 78.15 2017
95 Burundi 78.14 2014
96 Zambia 78.11 2017
97 Slovak Republic 77.90 2018
98 Lao PDR 77.60 2017
99 United States 77.59 2018
100 Tajikistan 77.58 2009
101 Montenegro 77.46 2018
102 Canada 77.25 2018
103 Hungary 76.95 2018
104 Bulgaria 76.89 2018
105 Iraq 76.86 2012
106 Greece 76.76 2018
107 Austria 76.62 2018
108 Timor-Leste 76.31 2016
109 Italy 76.22 2018
110 Mongolia 75.95 2018
111 Mauritius 75.80 2018
112 Venezuela 75.74 2012
113 Madagascar 75.72 2015
114 Belgium 75.52 2018
115 Botswana 75.14 2010
116 Rwanda 75.01 2018
117 Sierra Leone 74.87 2014
118 Nigeria 74.76 2016
119 Finland 74.17 2018
120 Russia 73.96 2018
121 Nepal 73.87 2017
122 Mauritania 73.73 2012
123 Albania 73.71 2017
124 Cabo Verde 73.49 2018
125 Niger 73.37 2014
126 Germany 73.28 2018
127 Tunisia 73.09 2015
128 Myanmar 73.06 2018
129 Malaysia 72.95 2016
130 Trinidad and Tobago 72.44 2016
131 Serbia 72.10 2018
132 Bosnia and Herzegovina 72.08 2019
133 Senegal 71.59 2015
134 Philippines 71.53 2016
135 Togo 71.16 2015
136 Guinea 70.55 2002
137 Dem. Rep. Congo 70.39 2012
138 Afghanistan 70.11 2017
139 Benin 69.88 2011
140 Croatia 69.73 2018
141 Kenya 69.70 2016
142 Sudan 69.52 2011
143 Papua New Guinea 69.22 2010
144 New Zealand 68.94 2013
145 Nauru 68.32 2013
146 Ghana 67.79 2017
147 Burkina Faso 63.42 2014
148 Moldova 62.91 2018
149 Côte d'Ivoire 47.18 2017

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Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual