The UIS Glossary includes statistical terms related to education, science, technology and innovation, culture, and communication & information . Some of the entries contain translations in one or more of the following languages: Arabic, English, French and Spanish. Other entries provide more detailed information, such as definitions, calculation formulas for indicators and sources. Indicators are marked with an asterisk (*).

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Outbound mobility ratio

Number of students from a given country studying abroad, expressed as a percentage of total tertiary enrolment in that country.

Taux de mobilité vers l’étranger

Nombre d’étudiants d’un pays donné inscrits à l'étranger, exprimé en pourcentage du nombre total d’étudiants de l’enseignement supérieur du pays d’origine.

Tasa de movilidad hacia el extranjero

Número de estudiantes de un país determinado estudiando en el extranjero como porcentaje del total de estudiantes matriculados en educación terciaria en dicho país.

نسبة حركية الطلاب نحو الخارج

عدد الطلاب من بلد معين المقيدين بالخارج كنسبة مئوية من جميع الطلاب المقيدين في بلدهم الأصلي.