Education in Thailand

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Education in Thailand


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Educational attainment in Thailand


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

13,13 {% of total[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 50 in the world of 79 (37,97%); 14 place in Asia 21 (38,10%)
12,03 {% of male[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 54 in the world of 79 (32,91%); 14 place in Asia 21 (38,10%)
14,13 {% of female[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 45 in the world of 79 (44,30%); 12 place in Asia 21 (47,62%)

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

41,42 {% of total[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 87 in the world of 105 (18,10%); 23 place in Asia 26 (15,38%)
6,68 % (1,34 % annual) ↘
min: 32,36; max: 41,42; max-min: 9,05 (21,86%); mid: 36,89;
4,53 (10,93%)
44,24 {% of male[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 85 in the world of 105 (20%); 21 place in Asia 26 (23,08%)
6,37 % (1,27 % annual) ↘
min: 35,82; max: 44,24; max-min: 8,42 (19,03%); mid: 40,03;
4,21 (9,51%)
38,81 {% of female[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 87 in the world of 105 (18,10%); 24 place in Asia 26 (11,54%)
7,02 % (1,40 % annual) ↘
min: 29,19; max: 38,81; max-min: 9,63 (24,80%); mid: 34,00;
4,81 (12,40%)

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

16,90 {% of total[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 50 in the world of 81 (39,51%); 15 place in Asia 18 (22,22%)
23,65 % (4,73 % annual) ↘
min: 12,87; max: 16,90; max-min: 4,03 (23,84%); mid: 14,88;
2,01 (11,92%)
16,41 {% of male[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 49 in the world of 81 (40,74%); 15 place in Asia 18 (22,22%)
25,00 % (5,00 % annual) ↘
min: 12,31; max: 16,41; max-min: 4,10 (25,00%); mid: 14,36;
2,05 (12,50%)
17,34 {% of female[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 50 in the world of 81 (39,51%); 15 place in Asia 18 (22,22%)
22,46 % (4,49 % annual) ↘
min: 13,22; max: 17,34; max-min: 4,13 (23,80%); mid: 15,28;
2,06 (11,90%)

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

61,47 {% of total[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 77 in the world of 94 (19,15%); 20 place in Asia 25 (24%)
1,10 % (0,221 % annual) ↘
min: 51,35; max: 61,47; max-min: 10,12 (16,46%); mid: 56,41;
5,06 (8,23%)
65,48 {% of male[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 75 in the world of 92 (19,57%); 20 place in Asia 25 (24%)
1,89 % (0,378 % annual) ↘
min: 55,76; max: 65,48; max-min: 9,72 (14,85%); mid: 60,62;
4,86 (7,42%)
57,78 {% of female[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 75 in the world of 91 (18,68%); 21 place in Asia 24 (16,67%)
0,293 % (0,059 % annual) ↘
min: 47,31; max: 57,78; max-min: 10,48 (18,13%); mid: 52,55;
5,24 (9,06%)

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

16,90 {% of total[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 60 in the world of 103 (42,72%); 18 place in Asia 25 (32%)
29,26 % (5,85 % annual) ↘
min: 11,95; max: 16,90; max-min: 4,94 (29,26%); mid: 14,42;
2,47 (14,63%)
16,41 {% of male[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 60 in the world of 103 (42,72%); 17 place in Asia 25 (36%)
31,66 % (6,33 % annual) ↘
min: 11,22; max: 16,41; max-min: 5,20 (31,66%); mid: 13,81;
2,60 (15,83%)
17,34 {% of female[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 57 in the world of 103 (45,63%); 17 place in Asia 25 (36%)
27,16 % (5,43 % annual) ↘
min: 12,63; max: 17,34; max-min: 4,71 (27,16%); mid: 14,99;
2,36 (13,58%)

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

29,29 {% of total[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 89 in the world of 109 (19,27%); 23 place in Asia 27 (18,52%)
6,67 % (1,33 % annual) ↘
min: 22,57; max: 29,29; max-min: 6,72 (22,95%); mid: 25,93;
3,36 (11,47%)
30,51 {% of male[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 88 in the world of 109 (20,18%); 24 place in Asia 27 (14,81%)
5,81 % (1,16 % annual) ↘
min: 23,84; max: 30,51; max-min: 6,68 (21,88%); mid: 27,18;
3,34 (10,94%)
28,17 {% of female[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 89 in the world of 109 (19,27%); 23 place in Asia 27 (18,52%)
7,54 % (1,51 % annual) ↘
min: 21,25; max: 28,17; max-min: 6,92 (24,56%); mid: 24,71;
3,46 (12,28%)

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

1,79 {% of total[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 51 in the world of 70 (28,57%); 8 place in Asia 18 (61,11%)
1,65 {% of male[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 53 in the world of 70 (25,71%); 10 place in Asia 18 (50%)
1,92 {% of female[?]}
(2013)
(descending): 46 in the world of 70 (35,71%); 6 place in Asia 18 (72,22%)

School in Thailand


Children out of school

7,61 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 106 in the world of 159 (33,96%); 31 place in Asia 38 (21,05%)
41,52 % (8,30 % annual) ↘
min: 3,66; max: 24,49; max-min: 20,83 (85,06%); mid: 14,08;
-6,47 (-85,03%)
7,19 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 92 in the world of 144 (36,81%); 25 place in Asia 33 (27,27%)
46,20 % (9,24 % annual) ↘
min: 3,04; max: 20,85; max-min: 17,82 (85,44%); mid: 11,95;
-4,76 (-66,18%)
8,05 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 90 in the world of 146 (39,04%); 21 place in Asia 32 (37,50%)
37,14 % (7,43 % annual) ↘
min: 4,31; max: 28,28; max-min: 23,97 (84,75%); mid: 16,29;
-8,25 (-102,47%)

Adolescents out of school

7,78 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 61 in the world of 122 (50,82%); 17 place in Asia 33 (51,52%)
43,26 % (8,65 % annual) ↘
min: 3,57; max: 77,45; max-min: 73,88 (95,39%); mid: 40,51;
-32,73 (-420,68%)
8,10 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 45 in the world of 104 (57,69%); 10 place in Asia 27 (66,67%)
44,22 % (8,84 % annual) ↘
min: 3,62; max: 73,54; max-min: 69,91 (95,07%); mid: 38,58;
-30,48 (-376,24%)
7,45 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 47 in the world of 104 (55,77%); 9 place in Asia 24 (66,67%)
42,19 % (8,44 % annual) ↘
min: 3,52; max: 81,40; max-min: 77,88 (95,67%); mid: 42,46;
-35,01 (-469,99%)

Government expenditure on education in Thailand


Government expenditure on education, total

4,13 % of GDP[?] (2013)
(descending): 107 in the world of 147 (27,89%); 21 place in Asia 34 (41,18%)
14,92 % (2,98 % annual) ↘
min: 2,15; max: 5,25; max-min: 3,11 (59,13%); mid: 3,70;
0,426 (10,31%)

Government expenditure per student, primary

23,09 % of GDP per capita[?] (2013)
(descending): 77 in the world of 126 (39,68%); 15 place in Asia 27 (48,15%)
21,02 % (4,20 % annual) ↘
min: 12,66; max: 32,17; max-min: 19,51 (60,64%); mid: 22,42;
0,670 (2,90%)

Government expenditure per student, secondary

17,82 % of GDP per capita[?] (2013)
(descending): 77 in the world of 125 (39,20%); 16 place in Asia 29 (48,28%)
21,82 % (4,36 % annual) ↘
min: 7,03; max: 18,72; max-min: 11,69 (62,44%); mid: 12,88;
4,95 (27,76%)

Government expenditure per tertiary student as % of GDP per capita

18,00 % of GDP per capita[?] (2013)
(descending): 85 in the world of 115 (26,96%); 15 place in Asia 27 (48,15%)
11,49 % (2,30 % annual) ↘
min: 15,93; max: 44,89; max-min: 28,96 (64,52%); mid: 30,41;
-12,41 (-68,97%)

Pupil-teacher ratio in Thailand


Pupil-teacher ratio in pre-primary education

20,20 [?] (1993)
(1995) (ascending): 73 in the world of 164 (56,10%); 19 place in Asia 42 (57,14%)
6,80 % (1,36 % annual) ↗
min: 20,20; max: 47,03; max-min: 26,82 (57,04%); mid: 33,62;
-13,41 (-66,38%)

Pupil-teacher ratio in primary education

15,39 [?] (2014)
(ascending): 62 in the world of 178 (65,73%); 16 place in Asia 42 (64,29%)
5,62 % (1,12 % annual) ↗
min: 15,39; max: 34,67; max-min: 19,28 (55,61%); mid: 25,03;
-9,64 (-62,63%)

Pupil-teacher ratio in secondary education

19,91 [?] (2011)
(ascending): 100 in the world of 153 (35,29%); 24 place in Asia 34 (32,35%)
2,21 % (0,441 % annual) ↗
min: 15,53; max: 26,91; max-min: 11,38 (42,28%); mid: 21,22;
-1,31 (-6,58%)

Pupil-teacher ratio, lower secondary

20,88 [?] (2012)
(ascending): 83 in the world of 130 (36,92%); 20 place in Asia 31 (38,71%)
4,22 % (0,844 % annual) ↗
min: 20,38; max: 23,41; max-min: 3,03 (12,95%); mid: 21,90;
-1,02 (-4,87%)

Pupil-teacher ratio, tertiary

23,49 [?] (2014)
(ascending): 119 in the world of 141 (16,31%); 34 place in Asia 40 (17,50%)
3,59 % (0,719 % annual) ↗
min: 11,77; max: 39,97; max-min: 28,19 (70,54%); mid: 25,87;
-2,38 (-10,15%)

Pupil-teacher ratio, upper secondary

17,83 [?] (2011)
(ascending): 43 in the world of 124 (66,13%); 9 place in Asia 26 (69,23%)
8,85 % (1,77 % annual) ↗
min: 17,83; max: 24,89; max-min: 7,06 (28,38%); mid: 21,36;
-3,53 (-19,81%)

Literacy rate in Thailand


Literacy rate, adult

94,02 {(total)[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 78 in the world of 157 (50,96%); 29 place in Asia 46 (39,13%)
2,57 % (0,514 % annual) ↗
min: 88,05; max: 96,43; max-min: 8,38 (8,69%); mid: 92,24;
1,77 (1,89%)
95,43 {% of male[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 77 in the world of 157 (51,59%); 30 place in Asia 46 (36,96%)
1,05 % (0,210 % annual) ↗
min: 92,21; max: 96,44; max-min: 4,22 (4,38%); mid: 94,32;
1,11 (1,16%)
92,60 {% of female[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 80 in the world of 157 (49,68%); 28 place in Asia 46 (41,30%)
4,13 % (0,827 % annual) ↗
min: 83,89; max: 96,43; max-min: 12,53 (13,00%); mid: 90,16;
2,44 (2,63%)

Literacy rate, youth

1,01 {% of total[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 35 in the world of 156 (78,21%); 8 place in Asia 46 (84,78%)
0,721 % (0,144 % annual) ↘
min: 0,986; max: 1,01; max-min: 0,021 (2,11%); mid: 0,996;
0,010 (0,997%)
98,33 {% of male[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 73 in the world of 156 (53,85%); 28 place in Asia 46 (41,30%)
1,72 % (0,344 % annual) ↘
min: 96,64; max: 98,33; max-min: 1,69 (1,72%); mid: 97,49;
0,845 (0,859%)
98,95 {% of female[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 72 in the world of 156 (54,49%); 29 place in Asia 46 (39,13%)
2,43 % (0,485 % annual) ↘
min: 96,17; max: 98,95; max-min: 2,78 (2,81%); mid: 97,56;
1,39 (1,41%)