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Table B.3.14. OECD: Percentage distribution of women with at least upper secondary education, by age group and country: 2009

Country Age group
25-64 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64
OECD average 72 83 77 69 57
           
OECD countries          
Australia 68 85 72 63 50
Austria 76 87 81 73 63
Belgium 71 84 79 67 51
Canada 89 93 92 88 80
Chile 69 86 76 66 39
           
Czech Republic 88 93 94 86 80
Denmark 75 88 82 68 62
Estonia 91 90 94 95 86
Finland 84 93 91 87 69
France 69 85 78 64 50
           
Germany 83 86 85 83 77
Greece 63 81 72 57 37
Hungary 77 86 82 76 66
Iceland 65 75 73 61 45
Ireland 75 89 81 68 50
           
Israel 84 90 86 79 75
Italy 55 74 61 51 33
Japan
Korea 76 98 93 63 30
Luxembourg 74 84 77 70 63
           
Mexico 33 41 36 29 18
Netherlands 72 85 78 69 54
New Zealand 71 81 74 69 55
Norway 80 86 84 76 76
Poland 88 94 92 88 75
           
Portugal 32 54 36 23 13
Slovak Republic 89 95 94 87 77
Slovenia 81 95 86 76 66
Spain 53 69 61 45 26
Sweden 87 92 91 88 78
           
Switzerland 83 88 86 82 76
Turkey 26 36 23 20 15
United Kingdom 70 81 75 68 55
United States 90 90 90 90 89
           
Other G20 non-OECD member countries          
Argentina
Brazil 43 56 45 34 24
China
India
Indonesia
           
Russian Federation1 88 93 95 90 70
Saudi Arabia
South Africa
— Not available.
1Year of reference 2002.
NOTE: Upper secondary education (normally called high school or senior high school) does not include ISCED 3C (International Standard Classification of Education) short programs.
SOURCE: Data from Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD). (2011). Education at a Glance: OECD Indicators 2011, webtable A1.2c, Paris: Author.
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