TABLE 1 PERCENTAGE OF GRADUATES BY SEX, AGE GROUP AND EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
 
Sex and Age group Total
Educational Attainment
Ph.D. Master Degree Graduate Diploma Bachelor Degree Dip.Voc. Dip.Tech. Cert.Voc. Hi.Educ.

Total

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
(490,366) (209) (12,120) (970) (17 ,913) (135,116) (1,1 7) (160,221) (1,630)
Sex                  

    Male

46.6 49.3 50.7 53.2 42.0 46.7 72.4 51.0 73.5

    Female

53.4 50.7 49.3 46. 5 .0 53.3 27.6 49.0 26.5
Age Group                  

    15 - 19

12.2 - - - - 0.2 0.9 37.1 -

    20 - 24

62.6 1.4 1.6 5.4 52.3 3.3 6.2 61.2 92.6

    25 - 29

14.1 3. 31.4 64.5 27.7 10.1 10.3 0.9 4.9

    30 - 34

5.0 .6 23.0 25.2 9.5 3.2 0.9 0.1 0.2
35+ 5.4 6.2 43.5 4.9 9.7 2.6 - 0.0 -
    Unknown 0.7 - 0.5 - 0. 0.6 1.7 0.7 2.3
 
Source : The High Qualified Manpower Survey 1998