Mean length of schooling for women aged 25 and above

years, 1990–2019

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    1990 Ranking
    1. United States 12.50
    2. Norway 11.40
    3. New Zealand 11.20
    4. Australia 11.00
    5. Israel 10.80
    6. Slovakia 10.70
    7. Czech Republic 10.70
    8. Slovenia 10.60
    9. Sweden 10.40
    10. Canada 10.20
    11. Armenia 10.20
    12. Netherlands 9.80
    13. Ireland 9.80
    14. Poland 9.60
    15. Switzerland 9.50
    16. Estonia 9.30
    17. Japan 9.20
    18. Lithuania 8.80
    19. Ukraine 8.70
    20. Tajikistan 8.70
    21. Belgium 8.70
    22. Iceland 8.50
    23. Cuba 8.40
    24. Romania 8.40
    25. Russia 8.40
    26. Denmark 8.40
    27. Luxembourg 8.30
    28. Germany 8.30
    29. Bulgaria 8.20
    30. Hungary 8.20
    31. Kyrgyzstan 8.10
    32. Fiji 8.10
    33. Tonga 8.10
    34. Cyprus 8.00
    35. Barbados 8.00
    36. South Korea 7.90
    37. Croatia 7.90
    38. United Kingdom 7.90
    39. Chile 7.90
    40. Argentina 7.90
    41. Trinidad and Tobago 7.80
    42. Austria 7.70
    43. Hong Kong 7.70
    44. Moldova 7.60
    45. Kazakhstan 7.60
    46. Latvia 7.60
    47. Malta 7.40
    48. Sri Lanka 7.40
    49. Panama 7.30
    50. Mongolia 7.30
    51. Albania 7.30
    52. Greece 7.20
    53. Serbia 7.10
    54. Finland 7.10
    55. Uruguay 7.10
    56. France 7.00
    57. Guyana 6.80
    58. Italy 6.80
    59. Brunei 6.70
    60. Costa Rica 6.70
    61. Philippines 6.50
    62. South Africa 6.30
    63. Ecuador 6.10
    64. Spain 6.00
    65. Jamaica 6.00
    66. Belize 5.90
    67. Peru 5.80
    68. United Arab Emirates 5.70
    69. Qatar 5.70
    70. Malaysia 5.70
    71. Singapore 5.50
    72. Botswana 5.50
    73. Kuwait 5.40
    74. Paraguay 5.40
    75. Bolivia 5.40
    76. Namibia 5.30
    77. Colombia 5.30
    78. Dominican Republic 5.20
    79. Gabon 5.20
    80. Mexico 5.10
    81. Bahrain 4.90
    82. China 4.80
    83. Portugal 4.80
    84. Mauritius 4.80
    85. Swaziland 4.80
    86. Venezuela 4.50
    87. Lesotho 4.40
    88. Honduras 4.20
    89. Brazil 4.20
    90. Jordan 3.80
    91. Saudi Arabia 3.60
    92. Zimbabwe 3.60
    93. Maldives 3.60
    94. Vietnam 3.50
    95. Thailand 3.50
    96. El Salvador 3.50
    97. Ghana 3.40
    98. Nicaragua 3.30
    99. Turkey 3.30
    100. Zambia 3.20
    101. Congo (Brazzaville) 3.10
    102. Iran 3.10
    103. Syria 2.90
    104. Guatemala 2.70
    105. Libya 2.70
    106. Kenya 2.50
    107. Tanzania 2.50
    108. Cameroon 2.50
    109. Indonesia 2.50
    110. Tunisia 2.30
    111. Algeria 2.20
    112. Burma (Myanmar) 2.20
    113. Egypt 2.20
    114. Uganda 1.90
    115. Laos 1.90
    116. Iraq 1.90
    117. Bangladesh 1.90
    118. Haiti 1.80
    119. India 1.70
    120. Cambodia 1.70
    121. Togo 1.60
    122. Papua New Guinea 1.60
    123. Malawi 1.60
    124. Mauritania 1.60
    125. Senegal 1.40
    126. Morocco 1.40
    127. Congo (Kinshasa) 1.30
    128. Rwanda 1.20
    129. Liberia 1.20
    130. Central African Republic 1.10
    131. Ivory Coast 1.00
    132. Pakistan 1.00
    133. Sierra Leone 0.90
    134. Nepal 0.80
    135. Burundi 0.80
    136. Benin 0.80
    137. Sudan 0.80
    138. Gambia 0.70
    139. Mali 0.40
    140. Mozambique 0.40
    141. Afghanistan 0.40
    142. Niger 0.30
    143. Yemen 0.10
    2019 Ranking
    1. Germany 13.90
    2. Estonia 13.60
    3. United States 13.50
    4. Canada 13.40
    5. Latvia 13.40
    6. United Kingdom 13.20
    7. Georgia 13.20
    8. Japan 13.10
    9. Israel 13.10
    10. Lithuania 13.10
    11. Finland 13.00
    12. Norway 13.00
    13. Ireland 12.90
    14. Australia 12.80
    15. Denmark 12.80
    16. New Zealand 12.70
    17. Sweden 12.70
    18. Switzerland 12.70
    19. Slovakia 12.60
    20. Iceland 12.60
    21. Slovenia 12.60
    22. Poland 12.50
    23. Czech Republic 12.50
    24. Belarus 12.20
    25. Netherlands 12.20
    26. Austria 12.20
    27. Cyprus 12.10
    28. Luxembourg 12.00
    29. Russia 11.90
    30. Belgium 11.90
    31. Hong Kong 11.90
    32. Hungary 11.80
    33. Moldova 11.80
    34. United Arab Emirates 11.70
    35. Bahamas 11.70
    36. Uzbekistan 11.60
    37. Bulgaria 11.50
    38. South Korea 11.40
    39. France 11.30
    40. Tonga 11.30
    41. Qatar 11.30
    42. Armenia 11.30
    43. Ukraine 11.30
    44. Cuba 11.20
    45. Panama 11.20
    46. Kyrgyzstan 11.20
    47. Singapore 11.20
    48. Croatia 11.10
    49. Trinidad and Tobago 11.10
    50. Malta 11.10
    51. Argentina 11.10
    52. Fiji 11.00
    53. Barbados 11.00
    54. Kazakhstan 10.90
    55. Montenegro 10.90
    56. Serbia 10.80
    57. Romania 10.80
    58. Marshall Islands 10.70
    59. Mongolia 10.70
    60. Sri Lanka 10.60
    61. Oman 10.60
    62. Venezuela 10.60
    63. Chile 10.50
    64. Andorra 10.40
    65. Iran 10.30
    66. Greece 10.30
    67. Malaysia 10.30
    68. Jordan 10.30
    69. Tajikistan 10.20
    70. Jamaica 10.20
    71. Azerbaijan 10.20
    72. Italy 10.20
    73. Spain 10.20
    74. South Africa 10.00
    75. Seychelles 9.90
    76. Belize 9.90
    77. Saudi Arabia 9.80
    78. Albania 9.70
    79. Philippines 9.60
    80. Botswana 9.50
    81. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 9.40
    82. Mauritius 9.40
    83. Portugal 9.40
    84. Suriname 9.40
    85. Uruguay 9.20
    86. Brunei 9.10
    87. Bahrain 9.10
    88. Peru 9.10
    89. Bosnia and Herzegovina 8.90
    90. Costa Rica 8.90
    91. Guyana 8.90
    92. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 8.90
    93. West Bank and Gaza 8.90
    94. Dominican Republic 8.80
    95. Saint Lucia 8.80
    96. Ecuador 8.70
    97. Colombia 8.60
    98. Mexico 8.60
    99. Lebanon 8.50
    100. Libya 8.50
    101. Paraguay 8.50
    102. Bolivia 8.30
    103. Brazil 8.20
    104. Zimbabwe 8.10
    105. Kuwait 8.00
    106. Vietnam 8.00
    107. Indonesia 7.80
    108. Gabon 7.80
    109. China 7.70
    110. Algeria 7.70
    111. Thailand 7.70
    112. Namibia 7.30
    113. Turkey 7.30
    114. Nicaragua 7.20
    115. Lesotho 7.20
    116. Maldives 7.00
    117. Malawi 6.90
    118. Egypt 6.80
    119. Guatemala 6.60
    120. Honduras 6.60
    121. Ghana 6.60
    122. El Salvador 6.60
    123. Tunisia 6.50
    124. Madagascar 6.40
    125. Zambia 6.30
    126. Swaziland 6.30
    127. Congo (Brazzaville) 6.10
    128. Cape Verde 6.00
    129. Kenya 6.00
    130. Iraq 6.00
    131. Saint Thomas and Principe 5.80
    132. Tanzania 5.80
    133. Bangladesh 5.70
    134. Nigeria 5.70
    135. India 5.40
    136. Congo (Kinshasa) 5.30
    137. Burma (Myanmar) 5.00
    138. Laos 4.90
    139. Uganda 4.90
    140. Cameroon 4.70
    141. Morocco 4.70
    142. Syria 4.60
    143. Haiti 4.30
    144. Nepal 4.30
    145. Ivory Coast 4.20
    146. Cambodia 4.20
    147. Equatorial Guinea 4.20
    148. Rwanda 4.00
    149. Comoros 4.00
    150. Papua New Guinea 4.00
    151. Angola 4.00
    152. South Sudan 3.90
    153. Timor Leste 3.80
    154. Mauritania 3.80
    155. Pakistan 3.80
    156. Togo 3.50
    157. Liberia 3.50
    158. Sudan 3.30
    159. Gambia 3.30
    160. Bhutan 3.30
    161. Central African Republic 3.00
    162. Sierra Leone 2.90
    163. Yemen 2.90
    164. Mozambique 2.70
    165. Burundi 2.60
    166. Benin 2.40
    167. Afghanistan 1.90
    168. Senegal 1.90
    169. Ethiopia 1.70
    170. Mali 1.70
    171. Guinea 1.50
    172. Niger 1.40
    173. Chad 1.30
    174. Burkina Faso 1.10

    Average number of years of education received by people ages 25 and older, converted from educational attainment levels using official durations of each level.

    Source: United Nations