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Digest of Education Statistics: 2018
Digest of Education Statistics: 2018

NCES 2020-009
December 2019


Figure 28. Percentage of the population 25 to 34 years old with an associate’s or higher degree, by country: 2017

Figure 28. Percentage of the population 25 to 34 years old with an associate’s or higher degree, by country: 2017

1 All the countries shown in this figure are members of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD).
2 Data include some upper secondary and postsecondary nontertiary awards (i.e., awards that are below the associate’s degree level).
NOTE: All data in this figure were calculated using International Standard Classification of Education (ISCED) 2011. The data refer to 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). Graphic display was generated using unrounded data.
SOURCE: Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), Online Education Database, retrieved September 19, 2018, from http://stats.oecd.org/Index.aspx.