Parents view of children's required education level by country, 2015

Level of education parents consider necessary for children to achieve their goals in 2015, by country

by Statista Research Department, last edited Jul 15, 2015
Parents view of children's required education level by country, 2015 This statistic shows the percentage of parents in various countries that considered an undergraduate or masters degree to be necessary for their children to achieve their goals in life in 2015. In India, 91 percent of parents felt an undergraduate degree was necessary for their children to achieve their life goals.
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Level of education parents consider necessary for children to achieve their goals in 2015, by country

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Master's degree or higherUndergraduate degree or higher
India88%91%
United Arab Emirates80%92%
Mexico69%96%
Indonesia67%96%
Malaysia65%92%
Turkey64%93%
Brazil63%89%
China52%97%
Average50%79%
France46%60%
Hong Kong40%85%
Singapore40%90%
Taiwan37%84%
United States31%60%
Canada24%48%
Australia14%48%
United Kingdom14%48%
Master's degree or higherUndergraduate degree or higher
India88%91%
United Arab Emirates80%92%
Mexico69%96%
Indonesia67%96%
Malaysia65%92%
Turkey64%93%
Brazil63%89%
China52%97%
Average50%79%
France46%60%
Hong Kong40%85%
Singapore40%90%
Taiwan37%84%
United States31%60%
Canada24%48%
Australia14%48%
United Kingdom14%48%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Jul 15, 2015
This statistic shows the percentage of parents in various countries that considered an undergraduate or masters degree to be necessary for their children to achieve their goals in life in 2015. In India, 91 percent of parents felt an undergraduate degree was necessary for their children to achieve their life goals.
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