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Digest of Education Statistics: 2015
Digest of Education Statistics: 2015

NCES 2016-014
December 2016


Figure 28. Percentage of the population 25 to 34 years old with an associate’s or higher degree, by OECD country: 2014


Figure 28. Percentage of the population 25 to 34 years old with an associate’s or higher degree, by OECD country: 2014
1 Data from 2013 are reported for 2014.
2 Excludes short-cycle tertiary education, which corresponds to the associate's degree in the United States.
NOTE: All data in this figure were calculated using International Standard Classification of Education (ISCED) 2011. The data refer to total tertiary degrees, which correspond to all degrees at the associate's level and above in the United States and include the following ISCED 2011 levels: level 5 (corresponding to the associate's degree in the United States), level 6 (bachelor's or equivalent degree), level 7 (master's or equivalent degree), and level 8 (doctoral or equivalent degree).
SOURCE: Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), Education at a Glance, 2015.