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Education in States and Nations: 1991

(ESN) Table 15c: Number of public and private higher education institutions, number of students enrolled, and average number of students per institution, by level and country: Various years

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                                                   Students           Average
                     Number of                      enrolled         number of
               higher education institutions        in higher     students per
               ---------------------------------    education      institution
                         Non-                             (in        of higher
Country         Year university University Total    thousands)       education
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Belgium*      1990-91     142         9     151          110              728
Canada           1987     102       127     229          863            3,769
Finland          1993     175        21     196          188              959
France        1990-91     407        77     484        1,276            2,636
Germany          1991     217        98     315        1,783            5,660
Japan            1988      63       490   1,123        2,613            2,327
Korea            1990     151       107     258        1,491            5,779
New Zealand      1990      31         7      38          142            3,737
Spain         1989-90      **        **     743        1,093            1,471
Taiwan        1991-92      75        46     121          612            5,058
United States 1991-92   1,444     2,157   3,601       14,360            3,988
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*French Community only.
**Not available.

NOTE: See Glossary for definitions of university and non-university institutions. See supplemental note to Indicator 15 for details on data, including their sources, for all countries, Australia, Belgium (French Community), Finland, France, Germany, Japan, Korea, Spain, Taiwan, and the United Kingdom; and the supplemental note for a discussion of levels of education.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Digest of Education Statistics, 1992, Table 227; Digest of Education Statistics, 1993, Table 192. Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation, Education Profiles. Various country sources - see supplemental note to Indicator 15 for a listing.



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