Education in Chile

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Education in Chile


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Educational attainment in Chile


Educational attainment, at least Bachelor's or equivalent, population 25+, total

12,30 {% of total[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 48 in the world of 79 (40,51%); 10 place in America 20 (55%)
17,96 % (3,59 % annual) ↘
min: 10,83; max: 12,30; max-min: 1,47 (11,97%); mid: 11,56;
0,736 (5,99%)
12,86 {% of male[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 44 in the world of 79 (45,57%); 8 place in America 20 (65%)
15,58 % (3,12 % annual) ↘
min: 11,52; max: 12,86; max-min: 1,34 (10,39%); mid: 12,19;
0,668 (5,19%)
11,19 {% of female[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 53 in the world of 79 (34,18%); 12 place in America 20 (45%)
13,87 % (2,77 % annual) ↘
min: 10,16; max: 11,19; max-min: 1,04 (9,25%); mid: 10,68;
0,518 (4,62%)

Educational attainment, at least completed lower secondary, population 25+, total

76,04 {% of total[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 42 in the world of 105 (60,95%); 7 place in America 24 (75%)
1,31 % (0,262 % annual) ↘
min: 72,86; max: 78,41; max-min: 5,55 (7,08%); mid: 75,63;
0,406 (0,533%)
77,38 {% of male[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 46 in the world of 105 (57,14%); 6 place in America 24 (79,17%)
0,930 % (0,186 % annual) ↘
min: 74,81; max: 79,93; max-min: 5,13 (6,41%); mid: 77,37;
0,013 (0,017%)
74,33 {% of female[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 43 in the world of 105 (60%); 7 place in America 24 (75%)
1,05 % (0,211 % annual) ↘
min: 70,65; max: 76,96; max-min: 6,31 (8,20%); mid: 73,81;
0,524 (0,705%)

Educational attainment, at least completed post-secondary, population 25+, total

13,16 {% of total[?]}
(2004)
(descending): 67 in the world of 99 (33,33%); 16 place in America 23 (34,78%)
13,72 {% of male[?]}
(2004)
(descending): 66 in the world of 99 (34,34%); 15 place in America 23 (39,13%)
12,61 {% of female[?]}
(2004)
(descending): 64 in the world of 98 (35,71%); 16 place in America 23 (34,78%)

Educational attainment, at least completed primary, population 25+ years, total

85,47 {% of total[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 50 in the world of 94 (47,87%); 7 place in America 22 (72,73%)
0,944 % (0,189 % annual) ↘
min: 80,81; max: 88,94; max-min: 8,13 (9,15%); mid: 84,87;
0,599 (0,701%)
86,04 {% of male[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 50 in the world of 92 (46,74%); 7 place in America 22 (72,73%)
0,568 % (0,114 % annual) ↘
min: 82,19; max: 89,13; max-min: 6,95 (7,79%); mid: 85,66;
0,383 (0,445%)
84,44 {% of female[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 42 in the world of 91 (54,95%); 5 place in America 21 (80,95%)
0,711 % (0,142 % annual) ↘
min: 79,01; max: 88,77; max-min: 9,76 (11,00%); mid: 83,89;
0,559 (0,662%)

Educational attainment, at least completed short-cycle tertiary, population 25+, total

18,42 {% of total[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 57 in the world of 103 (45,63%); 12 place in America 25 (56%)
1,85 % (0,371 % annual) ↘
min: 13,16; max: 26,06; max-min: 12,91 (49,52%); mid: 19,61;
-1,19 (-6,45%)
18,37 {% of male[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 57 in the world of 103 (45,63%); 13 place in America 25 (52%)
0,733 % (0,147 % annual) ↘
min: 13,72; max: 27,07; max-min: 13,34 (49,30%); mid: 20,39;
-2,02 (-10,99%)
17,69 {% of female[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 62 in the world of 103 (40,78%); 13 place in America 25 (52%)
1,40 % (0,279 % annual) ↗
min: 12,61; max: 25,11; max-min: 12,50 (49,77%); mid: 18,86;
-1,18 (-6,66%)

Educational attainment, at least completed upper secondary, population 25+, total

54,02 {% of total[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 55 in the world of 109 (50,46%); 8 place in America 25 (72%)
2,15 % (0,430 % annual) ↘
min: 50,02; max: 65,00; max-min: 14,98 (23,05%); mid: 57,51;
-3,49 (-6,47%)
54,65 {% of male[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 57 in the world of 109 (48,62%); 9 place in America 25 (68%)
1,54 % (0,308 % annual) ↘
min: 50,10; max: 65,93; max-min: 15,83 (24,01%); mid: 58,02;
-3,37 (-6,16%)
52,84 {% of female[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 55 in the world of 109 (50,46%); 8 place in America 25 (72%)
1,62 % (0,324 % annual) ↘
min: 49,56; max: 64,13; max-min: 14,57 (22,72%); mid: 56,84;
-4,00 (-7,57%)

Educational attainment, at least Master's or equivalent, population 25+, total

1,03 {% of total[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 56 in the world of 70 (21,43%); 15 place in America 17 (17,65%)
24,25 % (4,85 % annual) ↘
min: 0,866; max: 1,03; max-min: 0,167 (16,17%); mid: 0,950;
0,084 (8,08%)
0,895 {% of male[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 62 in the world of 70 (12,86%); 16 place in America 17 (11,76%)
27,37 % (5,47 % annual) ↗
min: 0,895; max: 1,06; max-min: 0,163 (15,43%); mid: 0,977;
-0,082 (-9,12%)
0,610 {% of female[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 62 in the world of 70 (12,86%); 15 place in America 17 (17,65%)
21,71 % (4,34 % annual) ↗
min: 0,610; max: 0,698; max-min: 0,088 (12,64%); mid: 0,654;
-0,044 (-7,24%)

School in Chile


Children out of school

6,93 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 95 in the world of 159 (40,88%); 16 place in America 31 (51,61%)
28,56 % (5,71 % annual) ↘
min: 2,36; max: 7,49; max-min: 5,13 (68,48%); mid: 4,92;
2,00 (28,92%)
6,86 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 82 in the world of 144 (43,75%); 14 place in America 29 (55,17%)
29,80 % (5,96 % annual) ↘
min: 1,79; max: 7,45; max-min: 5,66 (75,94%); mid: 4,62;
2,24 (32,60%)
6,99 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 76 in the world of 146 (48,63%); 15 place in America 29 (51,72%)
27,30 % (5,46 % annual) ↘
min: 2,94; max: 7,52; max-min: 4,57 (60,84%); mid: 5,23;
1,76 (25,19%)

Adolescents out of school

3,20 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 35 in the world of 122 (72,13%); 5 place in America 30 (86,67%)
84,20 % (16,84 % annual) ↘
min: 0,504; max: 3,20; max-min: 2,69 (84,24%); mid: 1,85;
1,35 (42,12%)
3,01 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 22 in the world of 104 (79,81%); 5 place in America 29 (86,21%)
70,28 % (14,06 % annual) ↘
min: 0,780; max: 3,01; max-min: 2,23 (74,07%); mid: 1,89;
1,11 (37,04%)
3,40 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 26 in the world of 104 (75,96%); 4 place in America 28 (89,29%)
50,00 % (10,00 % annual) ↘
min: 1,63; max: 3,40; max-min: 1,77 (51,95%); mid: 2,52;
0,883 (25,98%)

Government expenditure on education in Chile


Government expenditure on education, total

4,56 % of GDP[?] (2013)
(descending): 73 in the world of 147 (51,02%); 19 place in America 31 (41,94%)
8,26 % (1,65 % annual) ↘
min: 2,36; max: 5,20; max-min: 2,83 (54,55%); mid: 3,78;
0,779 (17,10%)

Government expenditure per student, primary

15,89 % of GDP per capita[?] (2013)
(descending): 82 in the world of 126 (35,71%); 20 place in America 27 (29,63%)
8,12 % (1,62 % annual) ↘
min: 10,43; max: 16,96; max-min: 6,54 (38,54%); mid: 13,69;
2,19 (13,81%)

Government expenditure per student, secondary

15,11 % of GDP per capita[?] (2013)
(descending): 109 in the world of 125 (13,60%); 25 place in America 30 (20%)
0,858 % (0,172 % annual) ↗
min: 11,63; max: 18,07; max-min: 6,43 (35,62%); mid: 14,85;
0,267 (1,76%)

Government expenditure per tertiary student as % of GDP per capita

17,48 % of GDP per capita[?] (2013)
(descending): 71 in the world of 115 (39,13%); 10 place in America 21 (57,14%)
7,96 % (1,59 % annual) ↘
min: 10,78; max: 20,63; max-min: 9,85 (47,74%); mid: 15,71;
1,77 (10,11%)

Pupil-teacher ratio in Chile


Pupil-teacher ratio in pre-primary education

9,48 [?] (2011)
(ascending): 11 in the world of 152 (93,42%); 3 place in America 32 (93,75%)
3,47 % (0,694 % annual) ↗
min: 9,48; max: 65,56; max-min: 56,09 (85,54%); mid: 37,52;
-28,04 (-295,86%)

Pupil-teacher ratio in primary education

19,53 [?] (2013)
(ascending): 69 in the world of 178 (61,80%); 20 place in America 36 (47,22%)
19,90 % (3,98 % annual) ↗
min: 19,53; max: 34,09; max-min: 14,57 (42,73%); mid: 26,81;
-7,28 (-37,30%)

Pupil-teacher ratio in secondary education

21,00 [?] (2013)
(ascending): 120 in the world of 153 (22,22%); 30 place in America 34 (14,71%)
4,12 % (0,823 % annual) ↗
min: 20,04; max: 32,56; max-min: 12,51 (38,43%); mid: 26,30;
-5,30 (-25,23%)

Pupil-teacher ratio, lower secondary

20,99 [?] (2013)
(ascending): 96 in the world of 130 (26,92%); 21 place in America 27 (25,93%)
10,98 % (2,20 % annual) ↗
min: 20,99; max: 35,02; max-min: 14,03 (40,06%); mid: 28,01;
-7,02 (-33,42%)

Pupil-teacher ratio, tertiary

14,98 [?] (2013)
(ascending): 62 in the world of 141 (56,74%); 12 place in America 20 (45%)
5,77 % (1,15 % annual) ↘
min: 12,47; max: 15,34; max-min: 2,88 (18,74%); mid: 13,91;
1,07 (7,17%)

Pupil-teacher ratio, upper secondary

21,01 [?] (2013)
(ascending): 106 in the world of 124 (15,32%); 24 place in America 30 (23,33%)
0,804 % (0,161 % annual) ↗
min: 19,57; max: 31,14; max-min: 11,57 (37,16%); mid: 25,35;
-4,35 (-20,69%)

Literacy rate in Chile


Literacy rate, adult

96,63 {(total)[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 50 in the world of 157 (68,79%); 8 place in America 28 (75%)
1,04 % (0,207 % annual) ↗
min: 90,51; max: 97,63; max-min: 7,12 (7,30%); mid: 94,07;
2,56 (2,65%)
96,76 {% of male[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 64 in the world of 157 (59,87%); 10 place in America 28 (67,86%)
1,03 % (0,206 % annual) ↗
min: 91,48; max: 98,61; max-min: 7,13 (7,23%); mid: 95,04;
1,71 (1,77%)
96,50 {% of female[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 49 in the world of 157 (69,43%); 8 place in America 28 (75%)
1,05 % (0,209 % annual) ↗
min: 90,80; max: 98,70; max-min: 7,90 (8,00%); mid: 94,75;
1,75 (1,82%)

Literacy rate, youth

1,00 {% of total[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 70 in the world of 156 (55,77%); 19 place in America 27 (33,33%)
0,178 % (0,036 % annual) ↗
min: 1,00; max: 1,01; max-min: 0,0094000 (0,931%); mid: 1,01;
-0,0046700 (-0,467%)
99,13 {% of male[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 53 in the world of 156 (66,67%); 7 place in America 27 (77,78%)
0,094 % (0,019 % annual) ↘
min: 96,18; max: 99,21; max-min: 3,03 (3,06%); mid: 97,70;
1,43 (1,44%)
99,16 {% of female[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 61 in the world of 156 (61,54%); 10 place in America 27 (66,67%)
0,085 % (0,017 % annual) ↗
min: 97,12; max: 99,61; max-min: 2,49 (2,50%); mid: 98,36;
0,803 (0,809%)