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List of countries by women's average years in school

This is a list of countries by the average number of years of school attended by women between 25 and 34 years old, including primary, secondary and tertiary education published by the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation in 2010.[1]

International rankings

The list is incomplete and only includes countries with average years in school of 12 years or greater.

Rank Country/Territory Avg. years in school
1 23x15px Canada 15.0
2 23x15px Norway 14.9
3 Template:Country data South Korea 14.6
4 23x15px Sweden 13.9
5 23x15px United States 13.9
6 Template:Country data Japan 13.9
7 23x15px Czech Republic 13.8
7 Template:Country data Israel 13.8
7 23x15px Russia 13.8
10 23x15px New Zealand 13.6
10 23x15px United Kingdom 13.6
12 23x15px Belgium 13.4
12 23x15px Denmark 13.4
12 23x15px Finland 13.4
15 23x15px Slovakia 13.3
15 23x15px Ukraine 13.3
17 23x15px Bulgaria 13.2
17 23x15px Ireland 13.2
17 23x15px Lithuania 13.2
20 23x15px Georgia 13.1
20 23x15px Poland 13.1
20 23x15px Romania 13.1
23 23x15px Belarus 13.0
23 23x15px Latvia 13.0
23 23x16px  Switzerland 13.0
26 23x15px Greece 12.9
26 23x15px Slovenia 12.9
27 23x15px Moldova 12.8
28 23x15px Germany 12.7
30 23x15px Hungary 12.6
30 23x15px Netherlands 12.6
30 23x15px United Arab Emirates 12.6
33 23x15px Australia 12.5
33 23x15px Estonia 12.5
33 23x15px France 12.5
36 23x15px Cuba 12.4
36 23x15px Italy 12.4
38 Template:Country data Kyrgyzstan 12.3
38 23x15px Uzbekistan 12.3
40 23x15px Chile 12.2
40 Template:Country data Kazakhstan 12.2
40 23x15px Tajikistan 12.2
43 23x15px Azerbaijan 12.1
43 23x15px Croatia 12.1
43 Template:Country data Kuwait 12.1
45 23x15px Austria 12.0

See also

Historical literature

  • Bathsua Makin (1673), An Essay to Revive the Ancient Education of Gentlewomen, in Religion, Manners, Arts & Tongues
  • Anna Julia Cooper (1892), The Higher Education of Women
  • Alice Zimmern (1898), Renaissance of Girls' Education in England
  • Thomas Woody (1929), A History of Women's Education in the United States, 2 vols.

Contemporary

  • Barry Turner (1974), Equality for some: The story of girls' education

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