Factbook 2012 - ISSN  - © OECD 2012

Employment rates of native- and foreign-born population by educational attainment
As a percentage of total population
‌‌
‌2007‌
‌2011‌
Native-born
Foreign-born
Native-born
Foreign-born
 Low 
High
Total
 Low 
High
Total
 Low 
High
Total
 Low 
High
Total
Australia
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
57.6
 
86.1
 
74.2
 
53.2
 
78.6
 
68.7
 
Austria
32.9
 
77.9
 
58.5
 
47.7
 
67.9
 
57.6
 
48.6
 
88.2
 
73.3
 
53.7
 
76.0
 
66.7
 
Belgium
27.0
 
77.1
 
50.4
 
27.0
 
68.7
 
43.2
 
39.0
 
83.9
 
..
 
36.4
 
70.8
 
52.6
 
Canada
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
47.3
 
82.9
 
72.8
 
44.4
 
75.6
 
68.8
 
Chile
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Czech Republic
17.2
 
75.7
 
55.7
 
24.2
 
74.9
 
52.1
 
20.9
 
81.1
 
65.7
 
34.3
 
79.2
 
67.8
 
Denmark
52.0
 
82.0
 
63.9
 
50.9
 
73.4
 
57.7
 
58.9
 
86.6
 
74.7
 
48.4
 
76.0
 
61.7
 
Estonia
29.5
 
82.5
 
59.7
 
20.1
 
69.2
 
48.3
 
31.0
 
80.8
 
65.3
 
29.3
 
69.6
 
63.9
 
Finland
29.1
 
76.3
 
57.0
 
39.2
 
71.6
 
59.9
 
41.0
 
84.8
 
69.4
 
44.9
 
69.2
 
61.1
 
France
30.8
 
75.4
 
52.7
 
35.3
 
64.0
 
46.4
 
44.2
 
81.7
 
64.8
 
48.5
 
70.7
 
57.4
 
Germany
29.8
 
74.1
 
55.9
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
43.2
 
89.3
 
73.8
 
53.4
 
77.3
 
66.5
 
Greece
31.1
 
76.7
 
47.9
 
62.2
 
67.5
 
63.6
 
43.7
 
74.8
 
55.2
 
58.4
 
60.5
 
58.4
 
Hungary
20.5
 
74.0
 
46.7
 
27.9
 
69.9
 
50.9
 
25.6
 
78.4
 
55.7
 
34.6
 
78.2
 
62.1
 
Iceland
74.1
 
90.3
 
80.7
 
78.3
 
87.5
 
82.1
 
68.8
 
89.5
 
78.7
 
70.0
 
82.5
 
76.3
 
Ireland
38.3
 
82.3
 
59.2
 
45.6
 
78.8
 
70.0
 
35.1
 
81.3
 
59.2
 
37.9
 
73.5
 
59.3
 
Israel
28.1
 
83.9
 
57.6
 
35.7
 
79.4
 
62.8
 
27.6
 
83.1
 
59.1
 
39.8
 
78.8
 
65.7
 
Italy
29.6
 
72.1
 
44.8
 
55.7
 
71.6
 
62.5
 
42.1
 
77.5
 
56.3
 
54.9
 
71.5
 
61.5
 
Japan
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Korea
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Luxembourg
26.5
 
72.0
 
47.2
 
55.3
 
80.1
 
63.9
 
32.3
 
84.9
 
59.5
 
58.6
 
83.0
 
70.3
 
Mexico
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Netherlands
45.9
 
79.5
 
64.8
 
45.6
 
70.9
 
58.1
 
61.5
 
88.2
 
76.6
 
51.1
 
76.2
 
63.6
 
New Zealand
62.0
 
84.9
 
76.8
 
55.3
 
79.3
 
70.5
 
56.3
 
84.4
 
73.5
 
50.4
 
81.1
 
70.2
 
Norway
51.4
 
86.3
 
71.1
 
52.2
 
82.4
 
68.1
 
58.2
 
90.6
 
76.0
 
55.7
 
82.0
 
70.2
 
Poland
17.9
 
76.3
 
48.9
 
4.2
 
44.9
 
14.1
 
23.5
 
82.4
 
59.7
 
15.2
 
72.2
 
55.3
 
Portugal
53.4
 
78.5
 
56.9
 
63.2
 
82.7
 
68.6
 
59.5
 
81.0
 
63.8
 
61.1
 
80.3
 
68.7
 
Slovak Republic
9.9
 
76.8
 
52.3
 
18.2
 
68.4
 
50.7
 
14.9
 
76.9
 
59.5
 
26.3
 
66.8
 
59.7
 
Slovenia
31.4
 
79.5
 
56.9
 
44.6
 
65.2
 
56.4
 
33.3
 
86.0
 
64.7
 
46.6
 
78.5
 
61.9
 
Spain
38.5
 
78.6
 
51.5
 
60.3
 
72.5
 
66.2
 
47.5
 
78.1
 
58.4
 
46.2
 
66.9
 
54.4
 
Sweden
44.8
 
82.5
 
68.4
 
40.8
 
73.4
 
57.6
 
48.7
 
89.7
 
76.6
 
43.9
 
75.2
 
62.6
 
Switzerland
39.3
 
83.9
 
65.7
 
54.4
 
74.6
 
63.7
 
60.2
 
91.3
 
81.0
 
66.2
 
82.4
 
75.5
 
Turkey
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
38.1
 
70.5
 
43.1
 
33.9
 
64.2
 
49.7
 
United Kingdom
51.7
 
88.4
 
59.2
 
46.2
 
81.1
 
59.2
 
53.4
 
84.3
 
70.0
 
48.7
 
76.1
 
66.5
 
United States
35.1
 
83.8
 
69.5
 
61.4
 
79.7
 
71.1
 
25.3
 
80.1
 
64.0
 
55.3
 
76.4
 
66.6
 
EU 27
..
 
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..
 
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..
 
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OECD
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Brazil
49.3
 
80.8
 
54.0
 
29.7
 
70.9
 
44.0
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
China
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
India
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Indonesia
66.4
 
78.8
 
66.1
 
35.8
 
77.8
 
57.4
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Russian Federation
30.1
 
79.1
 
57.9
 
32.4
 
76.4
 
60.7
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
South Africa
27.8
 
79.9
 
36.3
 
60.8
 
75.3
 
63.7
 
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