Gross School Enrollment, Female (Tertiary Education) rose to 14.2% in Bangladesh in 2016

Gross School Enrollment, Female (Tertiary Education) (%)
Education | Bangladesh | March 11, 2019
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Gross school enrollment of females in tertiary education reached 14.2 % in 2016 in Bangladesh, according to World Bank. This is 25.1 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, gross school enrollment of females in tertiary education in Bangladesh reached an all time high of 14.2 % in 2016 and an all time low of 0.421 % in 1970. When compared to Bangladesh's main peers, gross school enrollment of females in tertiary education in China amounted to 53.3 % and 27.0 % in India in 2016.

Bangladesh has been ranked 67th within the group of 79 countries we follow in terms of gross school enrollment of females in tertiary education, 33 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Gross School Enrollment, Female (Tertiary Education) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Bangladesh % ... 10.8% 11.2% 10.9% 11.4% ...
Bhutan % 6.87% 7.42% 8.91% 8.44% ... ... ...
China % 26.4% 29.6% 33.6% 44.6% 49.5%
India % 20.0% ... 23.1% 25.3% 26.7%
Japan % 56.8% 58.3% 59.4% 60.6% 61.3% ...
Laos % 15.0% 15.9% 17.7% 17.7% 17.7%
Myanmar % ... ... 16.7% 15.3% 15.3% 15.0% ... ...
Nepal % 11.3% 11.3% 15.3% 13.4% 15.1%
Pakistan % ... 8.28% 9.67% 10.2% 10.7% 9.22%
Russia % ... 87.8% 85.5% 86.6% 86.3% 88.4% ...
Sri Lanka % ... 19.1% 21.0% 22.9% 21.7% 24.0%
Thailand % 58.6% 57.7% 57.5% 57.8% 54.2% ...
USA % 113% 111% 103% 103% 103% ...