Israel among world’s most educated countries

02.02.2012                      09.Schwat. 5772


Israel among world's most educated countries

OECD report indicates that Israel ranks second in percentage of population with post-secondary degrees.

Israel is among the world's most highly educated countries, according to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD).
The organization's 2011 edition of "Education at a Glance: OECD Indicators", highlights Israel for its high percentage of the population in possession of post-secondary degrees. With 45% of Israelis completing university degrees, Israel ranks ahead of countries such as Japan (44%), the US (41%), the UK (37%), only lagging behind Canada (50%)….