New abilities and data can spark a lifetime of change. The growth in access to major education across growing international locations was achieved by way of an necessary enhance in government expenditure on education in these international locations (you possibly can read more about this in our discussion of world growth in education expenditure ).
Average, or mean years of schooling of a population, are usually calculated from information on (i) the distribution of the population by age group and highest stage of education attained in a given 12 months; and (ii) the official length of each stage of education.
And once again, we see the pattern that has already been discussed: early-industrialized international locations pioneered the growth of education in the 19th century, but this process grew to become a world phenomenon after the second World Warfare.
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