Labor force with advanced education (% of total working-age population with advanced education) - South America
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 in South America. 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 region is Paraguay, with a value of 86.78. The country with the lowest value in the region is Venezuela, with a value of 74.14.
Source: International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in December 2019.
See also: Country ranking, Time series comparison
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Aggregation method: Weighted average