Education is the most important sector in any country. The performance of any country can be assessed by the literacy rate of that country. The countries which have highest number of educated people, are the most advanced states in the world. These nations spend a lots of money on educational sector. Let us see the list of names of those countries which have highest educated people in the world till the start of 2013.

Most Education Countries According to Tertiary Education Percentage

No. Flags Country Tertiary Education % age Education Spending GDP Per Capital

Canada 51%

Israel 46%

Japan 45%

United States 42%

New Zealand 41%
6. South Korea 40%

United Kingdom 38%
8. Finland 38%

Australia 38%
10. Ireland 37%

Most Education Countries in The World According to Literacy Rate

Vatican City is the most educated country in the world. It is a small city state having only population of only 826 people while the literacy rate is 100% of total population (male and female). Vatican is the smallest independent state in the world. It is a country of Europe wiht highest population rate.
Andorra is a small country in south western Europe and it’s estimated literacy rate is 100% of total population. It is also the sixth smallest nation in Europe having an area of 468 sq. km and an estimated population of 83,888 in 2009.
Finland is ranked as the third country in the world with highest literacy rate which is 100%. It has an average population density of 17 inhabitants per square kilometer. This makes it, after Norway and Iceland, the third most sparsely populated country in Europe as well. There are some top ranked universities in Finland.
Greenland has been political associated with Europe (Denmark-Norway) for about a millennium. Literacy rate of Green Land is 100% therefore it is ranked as the forth most educated country in the world. Greenland is by area, the world, largest island which is not a continent.
Georgia is a country in the Caucasus region of Eurasia, situated at the Juncture of Eastern Europe and Wester Asia. Georgia is the fifth most educated country having 100% literacy rate in the world. Georgia covers a territory of 69,700 sq. km and its population is 4.385 million.
Norway is a sixth most educated country having 100% literacy rate of total population in the world. Officially the Kingdom of Norway, is a Nordic country in Northern Europe. Norway is popular for her most valuable engineering degree in the world. The education in Norway is free for every citizen and foreigners.
Luxembourg: It is a small, land locked country in Western Europe and seventh most educated country with 100% literacy rate in the world. Luxembourg has a population of under half a million people in an area of approximately 2,475 square kilometers.
Estonia is one of the least populous members of the European union, with a population of only 1.34 million. Estonia is a eigth most educated country in the world, having 99.8% literacy rate while its population is 1,340,415.
Latvia is a ninth most educated country having 99.8% literacy rate in the world. It is a country in the Baltic region of Northern Europe. The territory of Latvia covers 64,586 sq. Kilometer and it has a population of 2,231,503.
Poland is a tenth most educated country having 99.8% literacy rate of total population in the world. It has a population of over 38 million people, which makes it the 34th most populous country in the world. Poland is one of those countries having highest literacy rate.
March 9, 2010 | Jibran Jamshed | 13 Comments | 650 views