Visualizing the 10 most educated nations of the world was the goal of this infographic, which used data from the 2012 “Education at a Glance” study. The results, the raw data of which can be seen here, are shown below.
One interesting bit? Only 37% of students have achieved a higher level of education than their parents, which means an overwhelming majority–63%–have not.
The 10 Most Educated Nations In The World
1. Russian Federation
5. United States
6. New Zealand
7. South Korea
8. United Kingdom
Infographic source thebestcolleges.org; image attribution flickr user bluesmoon