Women outpacing men at post-secondary; newcomers more educated than average Canadian: StatsCan


More Canadian women than men heading to college —

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-Young female grads hold more degrees in science and technology, engineering, math and computers than older women, but at 67.4 per cent, men still hold the most

-Young women hold 62.2 per cent of medical degrees, while older women hold 28 per cent

-Young men hold 37.8 per cent of medical degrees, while older men hold 72 per cent

-Young women hold 59.1 per cent of bachelor degrees, while older women hold 49.3 per cent

-Young men hold 40.9 per cent of bachelor degrees, while older men hold 50.7 per cent

-Young women hold 58.1 per cent of master’s degrees, while women hold 45.4 per cent

-Young men hold 41.9 per cent of master’s degrees, while older men hold 54.6 per cent

-Young women hold 47.3 per cent of doctorates, while older women hold 31.6 per cent of doctorates

-Young men hold 52.7…

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