Mean years of secondary schooling

number, 1870–2040

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    1870 Ranking
    1. United States 0.63
    2. Sweden 0.31
    3. Germany 0.17
    4. Belgium 0.11
    5. Denmark 0.11
    6. Austria 0.10
    7. Canada 0.09
    8. Norway 0.09
    9. Switzerland 0.06
    10. Greece 0.05
    11. Hungary 0.05
    12. Portugal 0.03
    13. Netherlands 0.02
    14. Italy 0.02
    15. Russia 0.02
    16. Finland 0.02
    17. Spain 0.02
    18. France 0.02
    19. United Kingdom 0.02
    20. Chile 0.02
    21. Barbados 0.02
    22. Trinidad and Tobago 0.01
    23. Romania 0.01
    24. Poland 0.01
    25. Algeria 0.01
    26. Iceland 0.01
    27. New Zealand 0.01
    28. Mexico 0.01
    29. Ireland 0.01
    30. India 0.01
    31. Honduras 0.01
    32. Guatemala 0.01
    33. El Salvador 0.01
    34. Czech Republic 0.01
    35. Cuba 0.01
    36. Colombia 0.01
    37. Brazil 0.01
    38. Uruguay 0.01
    2040 Ranking
    1. Germany 8.54
    2. Italy 7.11
    3. Hong Kong 6.76
    4. France 6.53
    5. United Kingdom 6.49
    6. Fiji 6.46
    7. Austria 6.36
    8. Switzerland 6.25
    9. Iceland 6.19
    10. United States 5.76
    11. Japan 5.66
    12. Canada 5.66
    13. Luxembourg 5.54
    14. Australia 5.38
    15. Sweden 5.27
    16. Spain 5.26
    17. Greece 5.25
    18. Netherlands 5.15
    19. Belgium 5.08
    20. China 5.02
    21. Denmark 4.98
    22. India 4.97
    23. Norway 4.76
    24. Indonesia 4.75
    25. Portugal 4.67
    26. Finland 4.57
    27. Bangladesh 4.51
    28. Ireland 4.46
    29. Turkey 3.57
    30. New Zealand 3.32
    31. Afghanistan 2.99
    32. Cambodia 2.52

    Estimates of average secondary years of schooling for 15-64 year-olds from census data and interpolation procedures. Also includes projections.

    Source: Robert Barro, Jong-Wha Lee