Most educated in Europe

Official figures from EuroStat show Scotland has the best-educated population in Europe, showing that the our education system has improved and performed better under the current SNP Scottish Government.

With 50.4% of the population educated to degree-level, Scotland leads Denmark with 48.6%, Finland with 47.5% and Luxembourg with 47.1%.

In the UK, Wales has 41% and Northern Ireland has 40.6%. No separate figures for England are offered but the UK has 44.7%.

Notably, in the period of SNP-rule, the figure for Scotland has climbed from 36.1% to 50.4%. In 2008, Scotland was 5th.

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4 thoughts on “Most educated in Europe

    1. From this Data it would appear that Boris
      Has a Herculean task if he has to level Up
      English education with Scotland
      But the poor fellow know not what a spirit level is far less how to make anything level,other than to the very low level at the bottom of a Barrel

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    2. Or, they could use the ‘dumbing down’ trope. “These will be degrees in ‘applying make-up’, ‘the sociology of teaspoons’, ‘being able to spell 10 words nearly correctly’, etc.”

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  1. From this Data it would appear that Boris
    Has a Herculean task if he has to level Up
    English education with Scotland
    But the poor fellow know not what a spirit level is far less how to make anything level,other than to the very low level at the bottom of a Barrel

    Like

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