Barro-Lee Educational Attainment Data

Published: 16 February 2020| Version 1 | DOI: 10.17632/gkz9x4dwjd.1
Zheli He


The Barro-Lee Data set provides educational attainment data in 5-year intervals from 1950 to 2010. It also provides information about the distribution of educational attainment of the adult population over age 15 and over age 25 by sex at seven levels of schooling— no formal education, incomplete primary, complete primary, lower secondary, upper secondary, incomplete tertiary, and complete tertiary.