Education in Japan

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Education in Japan


The continent: Asia
  
Iso2:JP
  
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 The average;
 
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Educational attainment, at least completed primary, population 25+ years, total

99,86 {% of total[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 10 in the world of 94 (90,43%); 3 place in Asia 25 (92%)
99,89 {% of male[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 9 in the world of 92 (91,30%); 2 place in Asia 25 (96%)
99,83 {% of female[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 6 in the world of 91 (94,51%); 2 place in Asia 24 (95,83%)

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

34,51 {% of total[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 21 in the world of 103 (80,58%); 6 place in Asia 25 (80%)
37,46 {% of male[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 15 in the world of 103 (86,41%); 6 place in Asia 25 (80%)
31,85 {% of female[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 29 in the world of 103 (72,82%); 8 place in Asia 25 (72%)

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

80,61 {% of total[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 20 in the world of 109 (82,57%); 7 place in Asia 27 (77,78%)
82,05 {% of male[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 25 in the world of 109 (77,98%); 6 place in Asia 27 (81,48%)
79,31 {% of female[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 19 in the world of 109 (83,49%); 7 place in Asia 27 (77,78%)

School in Japan


Children out of school

0,050 {% of total[?]}
(2013)
(ascending): 1 in the world of 159 (100%); 1 place in Asia 38 (100%)
12,98 % (2,60 % annual) ↗
min: 0,0006500; max: 2,61; max-min: 2,61 (99,98%); mid: 1,31;
-1,26 (-2 515%)
0,050 {% of male[?]}
(2013)
(ascending): 1 in the world of 144 (100%); 1 place in Asia 33 (100%)
6,08 % (1,22 % annual) ↗
min: 0,047; max: 2,62; max-min: 2,57 (98,21%); mid: 1,33;
-1,28 (-2 566%)
0,050 {% of female[?]}
(2013)
(ascending): 3 in the world of 146 (98,63%); 2 place in Asia 32 (96,88%)
20,22 % (4,04 % annual) ↗
min: 0,050; max: 2,61; max-min: 2,56 (98,10%); mid: 1,33;
-1,28 (-2 560%)

Adolescents out of school

0,049 {% of total[?]}
(2013)
(ascending): 4 in the world of 149 (97,99%); 4 place in Asia 43 (93,02%)
490,50 % (98,10 % annual) ↗
min: 0,030; max: 0,289; max-min: 0,259 (89,55%); mid: 0,160;
-0,111 (-226,10%)

Government expenditure on education in Japan


Government expenditure on education, total

3,76 % of GDP[?] (2014)
(descending): 96 in the world of 147 (35,37%); 18 place in Asia 34 (50%)
0,489 % (0,098 % annual) ↗
min: 3,43; max: 5,67; max-min: 2,25 (39,60%); mid: 4,55;
-0,786 (-20,90%)

Government expenditure per student, primary

23,92 % of GDP per capita[?] (2013)
(descending): 25 in the world of 126 (80,95%); 5 place in Asia 27 (85,19%)
0,451 % (0,090 % annual) ↘
min: 19,82; max: 23,92; max-min: 4,10 (17,13%); mid: 21,87;
2,05 (8,57%)

Government expenditure per student, secondary

25,67 % of GDP per capita[?] (2013)
(descending): 30 in the world of 125 (76,80%); 6 place in Asia 29 (82,76%)
4,89 % (0,978 % annual) ↘
min: 19,84; max: 25,75; max-min: 5,91 (22,96%); mid: 22,80;
2,87 (11,19%)

Government expenditure per tertiary student as % of GDP per capita

25,22 % of GDP per capita[?] (2013)
(descending): 67 in the world of 115 (42,61%); 10 place in Asia 27 (66,67%)
0,530 % (0,106 % annual) ↗
min: 13,12; max: 25,50; max-min: 12,38 (48,56%); mid: 19,31;
5,90 (23,41%)

Pupil-teacher ratio in Japan


Pupil-teacher ratio in pre-primary education

26,00 [?] (2013)
(ascending): 116 in the world of 152 (24,34%); 28 place in Asia 33 (18,18%)
2,57 % (0,515 % annual) ↗
min: 16,49; max: 31,08; max-min: 14,59 (46,93%); mid: 23,78;
2,21 (8,51%)

Pupil-teacher ratio in primary education

16,73 [?] (2013)
(ascending): 66 in the world of 178 (63,48%); 18 place in Asia 42 (59,52%)
6,22 % (1,24 % annual) ↗
min: 16,73; max: 26,39; max-min: 9,66 (36,60%); mid: 21,56;
-4,83 (-28,87%)

Pupil-teacher ratio in secondary education

11,68 [?] (2012)
(ascending): 52 in the world of 153 (66,67%); 13 place in Asia 34 (64,71%)
1,80 % (0,360 % annual) ↗
min: 11,68; max: 18,25; max-min: 6,57 (36,00%); mid: 14,96;
-3,28 (-28,13%)

Pupil-teacher ratio, lower secondary

12,96 [?] (2013)
(ascending): 57 in the world of 130 (56,92%); 12 place in Asia 31 (64,52%)
4,21 % (0,842 % annual) ↗
min: 12,96; max: 16,60; max-min: 3,64 (21,92%); mid: 14,78;
-1,82 (-14,03%)

Pupil-teacher ratio, tertiary

7,12 [?] (2013)
(ascending): 16 in the world of 141 (89,36%); 6 place in Asia 40 (87,50%)
2,00 % (0,401 % annual) ↗
min: 7,12; max: 12,06; max-min: 4,94 (40,93%); mid: 9,59;
-2,47 (-34,65%)

Pupil-teacher ratio, upper secondary

10,51 [?] (2012)
(ascending): 31 in the world of 124 (75,81%); 7 place in Asia 26 (76,92%)
1,04 % (0,209 % annual) ↗
min: 10,51; max: 13,85; max-min: 3,34 (24,14%); mid: 12,18;
-1,67 (-15,91%)