This makes sense why Canada is the most educated country in the world, Canada’s most excellent investment is in education and healthcare. It doesn’t matter which administration or party is in Ottawa. They all care about Canadian education.
This statistic shows the total number of students who graduated from Canadian Universities from 2000 to 2017. In 2015, a total of 205,899 students graduated from Canadian Universities.
Students who enrolled in universities in Canada from 2000 to 2016. In 2016, around 2.03 million students were enrolled in universities in Canada.
Here is Number of students who graduated from University In Canada from 2000 to 2017
That has been said, Canada needs to invest in STEAM – Science Technology Engineering, Art and Math because future jobs are in the technology sectors. We need to prepare our young workforce for a competitive tech career and stay the most educated country in the World.
In Canada, education is seen as the most desirable route to earning a decent living and enhancing personal growth and happiness. Educated people not only earn higher incomes but also contribute disproportionally to business innovation, productivity, and national economic performance.
There is a strong and direct relationship between investments in education, educational attainment, and economic growth. For example, a 2003 multi-country study from the European Commission found that if the national average educational attainment level increases by a single year, aggregate productivity increases by 6.2 percent right away and by a further 3.1 percent in the long run.