Female to Male Tertiary Enrollment Rate rose to 70.2% in Bangladesh in 2017

Female to Male Tertiary Enrollment Rate (%)
Education | Bangladesh | May 18, 2019
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Female to male tertiary enrollment rate reached 70.2 % in 2017 in Bangladesh, according to World Bank. This is 0.096 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, female to male tertiary enrollment rate in Bangladesh reached an all time high of 73.7 % in 2014 and an all time low of 11.1 % in 1970. When compared to Bangladesh's main peers, female to male tertiary enrollment rate in China amounted to 121 %, 103 % in India and 147 % in Myanmar in 2017.

Bangladesh has been ranked 57th within the group of 64 countries we follow in terms of female to male tertiary enrollment rate, 47 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Female to Male Tertiary Enrollment Rate Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Bangladesh % ... 69.3% 72.2% 70.5% 73.7% ...
Bhutan % 68.8% 69.3% 73.9% 71.2% ... ... ...
China % 109% 111% 114% 116% 119%
India % 78.4% 75.3% 93.6% 98.3% 99.0%
Japan % 89.8% 90.5% 91.7% 93.1% 94.1% ...
Laos % 73.3% 82.3% 87.9% 93.3% 95.5%
Myanmar % ... ... 134% 123% 129% 126% ... ...
Nepal % 63.2% 62.7% 82.5% 72.0% 102%
Pakistan % ... 92.0% 95.3% 97.7% 106% 87.2%
Russia % ... 134% 127% 124% 120% 121% ...
Sri Lanka % ... 170% 160% 155% 129% 154%
Thailand % 127% 132% 136% 135% 144% ...
USA % 140% 141% 137% 136% 136% ...