1 Cameroon

Key:
Indicator is moving in a upward trajectory (Based on 2008-2012 trend)
Indicator is moving in a downward trajectory (Based on 2008-2012 trend)
Above average
1 ≥ standard deviations
0.7 standard deviations
0.4 standard deviations
0.1 standard deviations
Below average
1 ≥ standard deviations
0.7 standard deviations
0.4 standard deviations
0.1 standard deviations
Population School Aged Pop Birth Rate GDP/pc (Constant) Inequality (Gini) Human Development Index
22,250,000 16% 4.9 $1,000 38.9 0.5 (Low)

Pre-Primary

27 Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Grade 1 Entrants With ECCE Experience
%
School Life Expectancy (years)
0.61
Net Enrolment Rate Above average by 0.5 standard deviations and growing by 1.4 per year
ECCE Experience Insufficient data available
School Life Expectancy Average and growing by 0.04 per year

Primary

99 Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Out-Of-School Children Change (2000-2015)
-83%
School Life Expectancy (years)
6.98
Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate Above average by 2.6 standard deviations and growing by 2.4 per year
Out-Of-School Children An estimated 83% decrease between 2000 and 2015, falling by 46490 children per year
School Life Expectancy Above average by 0.1 standard deviations and growing by 0.11 per year

Lower Secondary

71 Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Out-Of-School Children Change (2000-2015)
%
School Life Expectancy (years)
3.47
Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate Above average by 1.9 standard deviations and has little recorded momentum
Out-Of-School Children Insufficient data available
School Life Expectancy Above average by 0.5 standard deviations and growing by 0.02 per year

Upper Secondary

71 Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Youth Unemployment
4.96%
Gross Enrolment Ratio
48.57
Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate Above average by 2 standard deviations and has little recorded momentum
Youth Unemployment Below average by 0.6 standard deviations and falling by 0.2 per year
Gross Enrolment Ratio Above average by 0.5 standard deviations and growing by 1.9 per year

Inequality

Disabilities Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and Optional Protocol

Signed the Convention

Ratified the Convention

Signed the Protocol

Ratified the Protocol

Pre-primary Primary Lower Secondary Upper Secondary
Gender Parity Index
2015 Est.
1.05 1 1.09 0.89
Urban Rural
Urban-Rural Primary Dropout Rate 1.6 2.9
Top 20% Bottom 20%
Income Students with 1 Year ECCE 34% 17%
Primary Dropout Rate 0.99% 1.7%
Shadow Education No data available.

Quality

Funding
(% of GDP)
Funding
(% of Budget)
2.6% 13.4%
Youth Literacy Rate Adult Literacy Rate
93% 78%
Learning
(Students at Lowest Benchmark)
Learning
(Students at Highest Benchmark)
Math N/A Math N/A
Science N/A Science N/A
Reading N/A Reading N/A
Pre-primary Primary Lower Secondary Upper Secondary
Funding (% of GDP) 0.91 Funding (% of GDP) 1.07 Funding (% of GDP) 0.6 Funding (% of GDP)
Teacher-Student Ratio 26 Teacher-Student Ratio 47 Teacher-Student Ratio 29 Teacher-Student Ratio 29
Trained Teachers 98% Trained Teachers 100% Trained Teachers 99% Trained Teachers 100%

"Averages" are calculated globally and clustered by Human Development Index levels (Very High, High, Medium, Low) using historical data to project 2015 figures.

‡ TIMSS-PIRLS
# PISA
† SACMEQ