Israel is the fifth most educated country in the world, with 50.12 percent of people having completed tertiary education, according to an Erudera report.
The rest of the top 10 are Canada, Japan, Luxembourg, South Korea, the US Ireland, UK, Australia and Finland.
Erudera, an education search platform, also found some joint characteristics of those countries, saying that they all have relatively, high per capita GDP, high spending on education, and low unemployment rates.
Among highly educated young Israelis (25-34), women are a clear majority with 62.6%, according to the OECD report.
Source: Jerusalem Post - Photo: Flash90