Education at a Glance

Education at a Glance 2018

OECD Indicators

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Available from September 11, 2018 11:00

Also available in: German, French


Education at a Glance: OECD Indicators is the authoritative source for information on the state of education around the world. It provides data on the structure, finances and performance of education systems in OECD and partner countries. With more than 100 charts and tables, Education at a Glance 2018 imparts key information on the output of educational institutions, the impact of learning across countries, and worldwide access, participation and progression in education. It also investigates the financial resources invested in education, as well as teachers, the learning environment and the organisation of schools.

SUMMARIESavailable in 24 languages

English Education at a Glance 2018 (Summary in English)
French Education at a Glance 2018 (Summary in French) Regards sur l'éducation 2018
Spanish Education at a Glance 2018 (Summary in Spanish) Panorama de la educación 2018
Japanese Education at a Glance 2018 (Summary in Japanese) 図表でみる教育2018
Italian Education at a Glance 2018 (Summary in Italian) Uno sguardo sull’istruzione
Chinese Education at a Glance 2018 (Summary in Chinese) 2018年教育概览
Czech Education at a Glance 2018 (Summary in Czech) Letmý pohled na vzdělávání v roce 2018
Danish Education at a Glance 2018 (Summary in Danish) Uddannelse 2018 - kort fortalt
Dutch Education at a Glance 2018 (Summary in Dutch) Onderwijs in een oogopslag 2018
Estonian Education at a Glance 2018 (Summary in Estonian) Haridus lähivaates 2018
Finnish Education at a Glance 2018 (Summary in Finnish) Koulutuskatsaus 2018
Greek Education at a Glance 2018 (Summary in Greek) Η εκπαίδευση με μια ματιά 2018
Hungarian Education at a Glance 2018 (Summary in Hungarian) Oktatási körkép 2018
Icelandic Education at a Glance 2018 (Summary in Icelandic) Menntun í hnotskurn 2018
Korean Education at a Glance 2018 (Summary in Korean) 2018년도 교육부문 개요
Latvian Education at a Glance 2018 (Summary in Latvian) Pārskats par izglītību 2018
Norwegian Education at a Glance 2018 (Summary in Norwegian) Et blikk på utdanning – 2018
Polish Education at a Glance 2018 (Summary in Polish) Edukacja w zarysie 2017
Portuguese Education at a Glance 2018 (Summary in Portuguese) Educação em Revista 2018
Russian Education at a Glance 2018 (Summary in Russian) Взгляд на образование 2018
Slovak Education at a Glance 2018 (Summary in Slovak) Prehľad o vzdelávaní 2018
Slovene Education at a Glance 2018 (Summary in Slovenian) Pogled na izobraževanje 2018
Swedish Education at a Glance 2018 (Summary in Swedish) OECD:s utbildningsöversikt 2018
Turkish Education at a Glance 2018 (Summary in Turkish) 2018 Tek Bakışta Eğitim


Editorial - Education's promise to all
Introduction: The Indicators and their Framework
Reader's guide
Executive summary
Equity in the Education Sustainable Development Goal
The Output of Educational Institutions and the Impact of Learning7 chapters available
Indicator A1 To what level have adults studied?
Indicator A2 Transition from education to work: Where are today's youth?
Indicator A3 How does educational attainment affect participation in the labour market?
Indicator A4 What are the earnings advantages from education?
Indicator A5 What are the financial incentives to invest in education?
Indicator A6 How are social outcomes related to education?
Indicator A7 To What extent do adults participate equally in education and learning?
Access to Education, Participation and Progression7 chapters available
Indicator B1 Who participates in education?
Indicator B2 How do early childhood education systems differ around the world?
Indicator B3 Who is expected to graduate from upper secondary education?
Indicator B4 Who is expected to enter tertiary education?
Indicator B5 Who is expected to graduate from tertiary education?
Indicator B6 What is the profile of internationally mobile students?
Indicator B7 How equitable are entry and graduation in tertiary education?
Financial Resources Invested In Education7 chapters available
Indicator C1 How much is spent per student on educational institutions?
Indicator C2 What proportion of national wealth is spent on educational institutions?
Indicator C3 How much public and private investment on educational institutions is there?
Indicator C4 What is the total public spending on education?
Indicator C5 How much do tertiary students pay and what public support do they receive?
Indicator C6 On what resources and services is education funding spent?
Indicator C7 Which factors influence teachers' salary cost?
Teachers, the Learning Environment and the Organisation of Schools6 chapters available
Indicator D1 How much time do students spend in the classroom?
Indicator D2 What is the student-teacher ratio and how big are classes?
Indicator D3 How much are teachers and school heads paid?
Indicator D4 How much time do teachers spend teaching?
Indicator D5 Who are the teachers?
Indicator D6 Who makes key decisions in education systems?
Annexes3 chapters available
Characteristics of Education Systems
Reference Statistics
Sources, Methods and Technical Notes
Country notes46 chapters available
Czech Republic
New Zealand
Slovak Republic
United Kingdom
United States
Costa Rica
Russian Federation
Saudi Arabia
South Africa
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