Participation rate of adults in formal and non-formal education and training in the last 12 months

This indicator is proposed as an indicator for Sustainable Development Target 04.3 By 2030, ensure equal access for all women and men to affordable and quality technical, vocational and tertiary education, including university


1.4, 4.4, 5.b, 8.5, 9.2


UNESCO-UIS will convene an interagency group of experts to develop common methodologies for, initially, completion and participation indicators derived from household surveys. UNESCOUIS will compile data from household surveys conducted by other

This indicator is usually calculated from individual level data collected in household survey. One such source is the European Union's Adult Education Survey covering about 30 countries. Considerable work is required to develop a set of questions to be applied in labour force or other surveys globally. This is expected to take 1-3 years to achieve.