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Digest of Education Statistics: 2012
Digest of Education Statistics: 2012

NCES 2014-015
December 2013

List of Tables by Chapter


Chapter 6. International Comparisons of Education


Population, Enrollment, and Teachers

Table 454.Population, school enrollment, and teachers, by major areas of the world and level of education: Selected years, 1980 through 2010
Table 455.Selected population and enrollment statistics for countries with populations over 10 million in 2010, by continent and country: Selected years, 1990 through 2010
Table 456.School-age populations as a percentage of total population, by age group and country: Selected years, 1985 through 2009
Table 457.Percentage of population enrolled in secondary and postsecondary education, by age group and country: Selected years, 1985 through 2009
Table 458.Pupil/teacher ratios in public and private elementary and secondary schools, by level of education and country: Selected years, 2000 through 2010
Table 459.Teachers' statutory teaching and total working time and average class size in public elementary and secondary schools, by level of education and country: 2009

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Achievement and Instruction

Table 460.Average fourth-grade scores and annual instructional time in mathematics and science, by country or other education system: 2011
Table 461.Average eighth-grade scores and annual instructional time in mathematics and science, by country or other education system: 2011
Table 462.Average reading literacy scale scores of fourth-graders and percentage whose schools emphasize reading skills and strategies at or before second grade or at third grade, by sex and country or other education ystem: 2001, 2006, and 2011
Table 463.Average reading literacy, mathematics literacy, and science literacy scores of 15-year-old students, by sex and country: 2009
Table 464.Average reading scores and percentage distribution of 15-year-old students scoring at each reading literacy proficiency level, by country: 2009
Table 465.Average mathematics scores and percentage distribution of 15-year-old students scoring at each mathematics literacy proficiency level, by country: 2009
Table 466.Average science scores and percentage distribution of 15-year-old students scoring at each science literacy proficiency level, by country: 2009

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Attainment, Degrees, and Outcomes

Table 467.Percentage of the population 25 to 64 years old who completed high school, by age group and country: Selected years, 2001 through 2010
Table 468.Percentage of the population 25 to 64 years old who attained selected levels of postsecondary education, by age group and country: 2001 and 2010
Table 469.Percentage of the population 25 to 64 years old who attained a bachelor's or higher level degree, by age group and country: Selected years, 1999 through 2010
Table 470.Percentage of the population 25 to 64 years old who attained a postsecondary vocational degree, by age group and country: Selected years, 1999 through 2010
Table 471.Number of bachelor's degree recipients per 100 persons at the typical age of graduation, by sex and country: 2003 through 2009
Table 472.Percentage of bachelor's and higher level degrees awarded to women, by field of study and country: 2010
Table 473.Percentage of bachelor's degrees awarded in mathematics, science, and engineering, by field of study and country: Selected years, 1990 through 2009
Table 474.Percentage of graduate degrees awarded in mathematics, science, and engineering, by field of study and country: Selected years, 1990 through 2009
Table 475.Employment to population ratios of 25- to 64-year-olds, by sex, highest level of educational attainment, and country: 2010

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Finances

Table 476.Gross domestic product per capita and public and private education expenditures per student, by level of education and country: Selected years 2005 through 2009
Table 477.Public and private direct expenditures on education institutions as a percentage of gross domestic product, by level of education and country: Selected years, 1995 through 2009

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