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

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).

Description: The map below shows how Labor force with advanced education (% of total working-age population with advanced education) varies by country. The shade of the country corresponds to the magnitude of the indicator. The darker the shade, the higher the value. The country with the highest value in the world is Ethiopia, with a value of 94.30. The country with the lowest value in the world is India, with a value of 30.80.

Source: International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in November 2017.

See also: Country ranking, Time series comparison

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Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual