In Nigeria, Muslim-Christian gap in no formal schooling persists across generations, widens among women
Three faith groups have seen reversal of the gender gap in higher education
Majority of Hindus live in countries with low levels of educational attainment
Majority of Jews live in highly educated countries
Jews have the highest number of years of schooling
Share of Muslims in Gulf states receiving higher education has grown across generations, but differs by gender
Religion and Education Around the World
Jews are more highly educated than any other major religious group around the world, while Muslims and Hindus tend to have the fewest years of formal schooling. But all religious groups are making gains, particularly among women.
Behind Trump’s victory: Divisions by race, gender, education
Donald Trump's win followed a campaign that revealed deep divisions that were as wide and in some cases wider than in previous elections.
The most and least educated U.S. religious groups
The share of people completing a college education differs by religion, with members of some faith groups much more educated, on average, than others.
The State of American Jobs
How the shifting economic landscape is reshaping work and society and affecting the way people think about the skills and training they need to get ahead.
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