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Table B.3.22. OECD: Net graduation rates at the advanced research qualification level for single year of age at ISCED 6 level: 1995-2009
Country 1995 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
OECD average 0.8 1.0 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.5
OECD countries                      
Australia 1.3 1.3 1.5 1.7 1.7 1.8 1.9 1.9 1.9
Austria 1.2 1.4 1.5 1.7 1.8 2.1 2.0 1.9 1.8 1.9 2.0
Belgium 0.9 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3
Canada 0.8 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.9 1.0 0.9 1.0 1.1 1.2
Chile 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2
Czech Republic 0.6 0.7 0.9 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.2 1.4 1.4 1.4
Denmark 1.1 1.0 0.9 1.1 1.0 1.2 1.2 1.3 1.5 1.6
Estonia 0.6 0.8 0.8 0.9 0.8
Finland 1.4 1.9 1.8 1.9 1.9 1.8 2.1 2.1 2.3 2.3 2.5
France 1.2 1.4 1.4 1.1 1.1 1.2 1.4 1.4 1.5
Germany 2.0 2.0 2.0 2.0 2.1 2.4 2.3 2.3 2.5 2.5
Greece 0.4 0.2 0.5 0.7 0.6 0.8 0.7 0.9 1.4 0.9
Hungary 0.5 0.6 0.7 0.8 0.6 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.9
Iceland # # 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.4 0.2 0.5 0.7
Ireland 0.9 1.0 0.8 1.1 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.2 1.3 1.4
Israel 0.9 1.0 1.0 1.2 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.4 1.3
Italy 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.7 0.9 1.1 1.2 2.1
Japan 0.4 0.6 0.7 0.7 0.8 0.8 0.9 1.0 1.1 1.1 1.1
Korea 0.5 0.7 0.7 0.8 0.9 1.0 1.2 1.0 1.1 1.1 1.2
Luxembourg 0.1
Mexico 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Netherlands 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.5 1.6 1.6 1.6
New Zealand 0.5 0.8 0.8 0.9 0.9 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.3 1.4 1.4
Norway 1.0 1.1 1.1 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.5 1.8 1.6
Poland 0.8 0.9 0.9 1.0 0.9 0.9 1.0 1.0 0.9 0.8
Portugal 1.0 0.0 0.0 2.4 2.5 2.6 3.3 3.7 3.0 2.7
Slovak Republic 0.6 0.7 0.9 2.5 1.1 1.3 1.5 1.6 1.9 2.2
Slovenia 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.3 1.5
Spain 0.9 0.9 1.0 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.0 1.0 0.9 0.9 1.0
Sweden 2.5 2.7 2.8 2.8 3.1 3.2 3.1 3.3 3.0 3.0
Switzerland 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.7 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.3 3.4
Turkey 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.4
United Kingdom 1.4 1.7 1.7 1.8 1.9 1.9 2.0 2.1 2.0 2.1
United States 1.2 1.3 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.5 1.6
Non-OECD member countries                      
Argentina
Brazil 1.3 1.3 1.4 0.4 0.4 0.4
China
India
Indonesia
Russian Federation 1.5 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.5 1.4
Saudi Arabia
South Africa
— Not available.
# Rounds to zero.
NOTE: Apparent differences may not be statistically significant. Single year of age refers to the age of students at the beginning of the school year; students will generally be one year older than the age indicated when they graduate at the end of the school year.
SOURCE: Data from Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD). (2011). Education at a Glance: OECD Indicators 2011, table A3.5. Paris: Author.

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