Pakistan - Educational attainment

Educational attainment, at least completed primary, population 25+ years, female (%) (cumulative)

Educational attainment, at least completed primary, population 25+ years, female (%) (cumulative) in Pakistan was 37.68 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 45 years was 37.68 in 2017, while its lowest value was 6.10 in 1972.

Definition: The percentage of population ages 25 and over that attained or completed primary education.

Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics (http://uis.unesco.org/)

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Year Value
1972 6.10
2005 16.88
2006 30.73
2008 27.46
2009 29.20
2010 30.23
2011 34.64
2012 34.02
2013 35.01
2014 36.54
2016 36.34
2017 37.68

Educational attainment, at least completed primary, population 25+ years, male (%) (cumulative)

Educational attainment, at least completed primary, population 25+ years, male (%) (cumulative) in Pakistan was 60.43 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 45 years was 62.52 in 2016, while its lowest value was 25.10 in 1972.

Definition: The percentage of population ages 25 and over that attained or completed primary education.

Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics (http://uis.unesco.org/)

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Year Value
1972 25.10
2005 44.39
2006 59.98
2008 58.00
2009 59.45
2010 60.76
2011 60.99
2012 60.77
2013 61.50
2014 62.52
2016 62.52
2017 60.43

Educational attainment, at least completed primary, population 25+ years, total (%) (cumulative)

Educational attainment, at least completed primary, population 25+ years, total (%) (cumulative) in Pakistan was 48.83 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 45 years was 49.81 in 2014, while its lowest value was 16.40 in 1972.

Definition: The percentage of population ages 25 and over that attained or completed primary education.

Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics (http://uis.unesco.org/)

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Year Value
1972 16.40
2005 30.30
2006 45.93
2008 43.39
2009 44.96
2010 46.24
2011 48.35
2012 47.69
2013 48.54
2014 49.81
2016 49.73
2017 48.83

Educational attainment, at least completed lower secondary, population 25+, female (%) (cumulative)

Educational attainment, at least completed lower secondary, population 25+, female (%) (cumulative) in Pakistan was 27.57 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 45 years was 27.57 in 2017, while its lowest value was 4.00 in 1972.

Definition: The percentage of population ages 25 and over that attained or completed lower secondary education.

Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics (http://uis.unesco.org/)

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Year Value
1972 4.00
1981 4.90
2005 11.18
2006 19.91
2008 18.26
2009 19.78
2010 20.68
2011 19.31
2012 24.37
2013 25.22
2014 26.97
2016 26.75
2017 27.57

Educational attainment, at least completed lower secondary, population 25+, male (%) (cumulative)

Educational attainment, at least completed lower secondary, population 25+, male (%) (cumulative) in Pakistan was 45.66 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 45 years was 47.26 in 2016, while its lowest value was 16.36 in 1972.

Definition: The percentage of population ages 25 and over that attained or completed lower secondary education.

Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics (http://uis.unesco.org/)

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Year Value
1972 16.36
1981 19.02
2005 32.16
2006 44.04
2008 43.11
2009 43.62
2010 44.91
2011 46.09
2012 45.13
2013 45.21
2014 47.26
2016 47.26
2017 45.66

Educational attainment, at least completed lower secondary, population 25+, total (%) (cumulative)

Educational attainment, at least completed lower secondary, population 25+, total (%) (cumulative) in Pakistan was 36.43 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 45 years was 37.33 in 2014, while its lowest value was 10.70 in 1972.

Definition: The percentage of population ages 25 and over that attained or completed lower secondary education.

Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics (http://uis.unesco.org/)

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Year Value
1972 10.70
1981 12.40
2005 21.42
2006 32.46
2008 31.22
2009 32.20
2010 33.39
2011 33.25
2012 34.98
2013 35.43
2014 37.33
2016 37.24
2017 36.43

Educational attainment, at least completed post-secondary, population 25+, female (%) (cumulative)

Educational attainment, at least completed post-secondary, population 25+, female (%) (cumulative) in Pakistan was 6.17 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 45 years was 6.17 in 2017, while its lowest value was 0.70 in 1981.

Definition: The percentage of population ages 25 and over that attained or completed post-secondary non-tertiary education.

Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics (http://uis.unesco.org/)

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Year Value
1972 1.60
1981 0.70
2005 2.10
2006 3.52
2008 3.38
2009 4.51
2010 4.74
2011 4.58
2012 4.91
2013 5.22
2014 6.09
2016 5.80
2017 6.17

Educational attainment, at least completed post-secondary, population 25+, male (%) (cumulative)

Educational attainment, at least completed post-secondary, population 25+, male (%) (cumulative) in Pakistan was 11.24 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 45 years was 11.31 in 2016, while its lowest value was 2.96 in 1981.

Definition: The percentage of population ages 25 and over that attained or completed post-secondary non-tertiary education.

Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics (http://uis.unesco.org/)

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Year Value
1972 4.92
1981 2.96
2005 5.82
2006 8.86
2008 8.36
2009 8.66
2010 9.00
2011 9.94
2012 10.06
2013 10.65
2014 11.31
2016 11.31
2017 11.24

Educational attainment, at least completed post-secondary, population 25+, total (%) (cumulative)

Educational attainment, at least completed post-secondary, population 25+, total (%) (cumulative) in Pakistan was 8.65 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 45 years was 8.75 in 2014, while its lowest value was 1.90 in 1981.

Definition: The percentage of population ages 25 and over that attained or completed post-secondary non-tertiary education.

Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics (http://uis.unesco.org/)

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Year Value
1972 3.40
1981 1.90
2005 3.92
2006 6.30
2008 5.98
2009 6.67
2010 6.97
2011 7.37
2012 7.54
2013 7.99
2014 8.75
2016 8.62
2017 8.65

Educational attainment, at least completed upper secondary, population 25+, female (%) (cumulative)

Educational attainment, at least completed upper secondary, population 25+, female (%) (cumulative) in Pakistan was 21.41 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 45 years was 21.41 in 2017, while its lowest value was 2.60 in 1972.

Definition: The percentage of population ages 25 and over that attained or completed upper secondary education.

Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics (http://uis.unesco.org/)

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Year Value
1972 2.60
2005 3.78
2006 14.59
2008 13.28
2009 14.62
2010 14.91
2011 14.24
2012 18.69
2013 19.33
2014 20.97
2016 20.73
2017 21.41

Educational attainment, at least completed upper secondary, population 25+, male (%) (cumulative)

Educational attainment, at least completed upper secondary, population 25+, male (%) (cumulative) in Pakistan was 33.34 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 45 years was 34.18 in 2016, while its lowest value was 9.89 in 2005.

Definition: The percentage of population ages 25 and over that attained or completed upper secondary education.

Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics (http://uis.unesco.org/)

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Year Value
1972 10.72
2005 9.89
2006 31.44
2008 31.11
2009 31.28
2010 32.01
2011 33.30
2012 32.31
2013 32.53
2014 34.18
2016 34.18
2017 33.34

Educational attainment, at least completed upper secondary, population 25+, total (%) (cumulative)

Educational attainment, at least completed upper secondary, population 25+, total (%) (cumulative) in Pakistan was 27.25 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 45 years was 27.72 in 2014, while its lowest value was 6.76 in 2005.

Definition: The percentage of population ages 25 and over that attained or completed upper secondary education.

Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics (http://uis.unesco.org/)

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Year Value
1972 7.00
2005 6.76
2006 23.35
2008 22.58
2009 23.30
2010 23.88
2011 24.15
2012 25.65
2013 26.07
2014 27.72
2016 27.61
2017 27.25

Educational attainment, at least Bachelor's or equivalent, population 25+, female (%) (cumulative)

Educational attainment, at least Bachelor's or equivalent, population 25+, female (%) (cumulative) in Pakistan was 4.58 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 39 years was 4.74 in 2010, while its lowest value was 0.70 in 1981.

Definition: The percentage of population ages 25 and over that attained or completed Bachelor's or equivalent.

Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics (http://uis.unesco.org/)

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Year Value
1972 1.60
1981 0.70
2005 2.10
2006 3.52
2008 3.38
2009 4.51
2010 4.74
2011 4.58

Educational attainment, at least Bachelor's or equivalent, population 25+, male (%) (cumulative)

Educational attainment, at least Bachelor's or equivalent, population 25+, male (%) (cumulative) in Pakistan was 9.94 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 39 years was 9.94 in 2011, while its lowest value was 2.96 in 1981.

Definition: The percentage of population ages 25 and over that attained or completed Bachelor's or equivalent.

Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics (http://uis.unesco.org/)

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Year Value
1972 4.92
1981 2.96
2005 5.82
2006 8.86
2008 8.36
2009 8.66
2010 9.00
2011 9.94

Educational attainment, at least Bachelor's or equivalent, population 25+, total (%) (cumulative)

Educational attainment, at least Bachelor's or equivalent, population 25+, total (%) (cumulative) in Pakistan was 7.37 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 39 years was 7.37 in 2011, while its lowest value was 1.90 in 1981.

Definition: The percentage of population ages 25 and over that attained or completed Bachelor's or equivalent.

Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics (http://uis.unesco.org/)

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Year Value
1972 3.40
1981 1.90
2005 3.92
2006 6.30
2008 5.98
2009 6.67
2010 6.97
2011 7.37

Educational attainment, Doctoral or equivalent, population 25+, female (%) (cumulative)

Definition: The percentage of population ages 25 and over that attained or completed Doctoral or equivalent.

Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics (http://uis.unesco.org/)

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Year Value
2012 0.040
2013 0.044
2014 0.055
2016 0.023
2017 0.055

Educational attainment, Doctoral or equivalent, population 25+, male (%) (cumulative)

Definition: The percentage of population ages 25 and over that attained or completed Doctoral or equivalent.

Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics (http://uis.unesco.org/)

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Year Value
2012 0.867
2013 0.918
2014 0.958
2016 0.958
2017 0.949

Educational attainment, Doctoral or equivalent, population 25+, total (%) (cumulative)

Definition: The percentage of population ages 25 and over that attained or completed Doctoral or equivalent.

Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics (http://uis.unesco.org/)

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Year Value
2012 0.462
2013 0.490
2014 0.516
2016 0.501
2017 0.493

Educational attainment, at least Master's or equivalent, population 25+, female (%) (cumulative)

Definition: The percentage of population ages 25 and over that attained or completed Master's or equivalent.

Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics (http://uis.unesco.org/)

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Year Value
2012 0.718
2013 0.767
2014 0.912
2016 0.609
2017 0.922

Educational attainment, at least Master's or equivalent, population 25+, male (%) (cumulative)

Definition: The percentage of population ages 25 and over that attained or completed Master's or equivalent.

Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics (http://uis.unesco.org/)

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Year Value
2012 2.51
2013 2.66
2014 2.81
2016 2.81
2017 2.79

Educational attainment, at least Master's or equivalent, population 25+, total (%) (cumulative)

Definition: The percentage of population ages 25 and over that attained or completed Master's or equivalent.

Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics (http://uis.unesco.org/)

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Year Value
2012 1.63
2013 1.73
2014 1.88
2016 1.73
2017 1.84

Educational attainment, at least completed short-cycle tertiary, population 25+, female (%) (cumulative)

Educational attainment, at least completed short-cycle tertiary, population 25+, female (%) (cumulative) in Pakistan was 6.17 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 45 years was 6.17 in 2017, while its lowest value was 0.70 in 1981.

Definition: The percentage of population ages 25 and over that attained or completed short-cycle tertiary education.

Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics (http://uis.unesco.org/)

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Year Value
1972 1.60
1981 0.70
2005 2.10
2006 3.52
2008 3.38
2009 4.51
2010 4.74
2011 4.58
2012 4.91
2013 5.22
2014 6.09
2016 5.80
2017 6.17

Educational attainment, at least completed short-cycle tertiary, population 25+, male (%) (cumulative)

Educational attainment, at least completed short-cycle tertiary, population 25+, male (%) (cumulative) in Pakistan was 11.24 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 45 years was 11.31 in 2016, while its lowest value was 2.96 in 1981.

Definition: The percentage of population ages 25 and over that attained or completed short-cycle tertiary education.

Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics (http://uis.unesco.org/)

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Year Value
1972 4.92
1981 2.96
2005 5.82
2006 8.86
2008 8.36
2009 8.66
2010 9.00
2011 9.94
2012 10.06
2013 10.65
2014 11.31
2016 11.31
2017 11.24

Educational attainment, at least completed short-cycle tertiary, population 25+, total (%) (cumulative)

Educational attainment, at least completed short-cycle tertiary, population 25+, total (%) (cumulative) in Pakistan was 8.65 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 45 years was 8.75 in 2014, while its lowest value was 1.90 in 1981.

Definition: The percentage of population ages 25 and over that attained or completed short-cycle tertiary education.

Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics (http://uis.unesco.org/)

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Year Value
1972 3.40
1981 1.90
2005 3.92
2006 6.30
2008 5.98
2009 6.67
2010 6.97
2011 7.37
2012 7.54
2013 7.99
2014 8.75
2016 8.62
2017 8.65

Classification

Topic: Education Indicators

Sub-Topic: Outcomes