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Gross outbound enrolment ratio

Total number of students from a given country studying abroad, expressed as a percentage of the population of tertiary age in that country.

Taux brut de scolarisation à l’étranger

Nombre d’étudiants d’un pays poursuivant leurs études à l'étranger, exprimé en pourcentage de la population en âge de fréquenter l’enseignement supérieur de leur pays de provenance.

Tasa bruta de matrícula en el extranjero

Estudiantes internacionales de un determinado país como porcentaje de la población en edad escolar para la educación terciaria en su país de origen.

نسبة القيد/التمدرس الإجمالية بالخارج

عدد الطلاب المقيدين خارج بلدهم معبر عنه كنسبة مئوية من الفئة السكانية للقيد في التعليم العالي في بلدهم الأصلي.