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Population with tertiary education: 38.3% Average annual growth rate: 3.1% Education spending as pct. of GDP: 6.1% (16th lowest)
PHOTO: Young pilgrams walk through the International College of Management campus at North Head in the lead up to the Opening Mass for World Youth Day 2008 on July 15, 2008 in Sydney, Australia. Organised every two to three years by the Catholic Church, World Youth Day (WYD) is an invitation from the Pope to the youth of the world to celebrate their faith. The celebration, being held in Sydney from July 15 to July 20, 2008, will mark the first visit of His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI to Australia.