1 Canada

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
35,160,000 12% 1.6 $39,000 32.6 0.9 (Very High)

Pre-Primary

75 Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Grade 1 Entrants With ECCE Experience
%
School Life Expectancy (years)
1.72
Net Enrolment Rate Above average by 0.1 standard deviations and growing by 0.7 per year
ECCE Experience Above average by 1.6 standard deviations and has little recorded momentum
School Life Expectancy Below average by 12.5 standard deviations and growing by 0.04 per year

Primary

99 Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Out-Of-School Children Change (2000-2015)
-50%
School Life Expectancy (years)
5.85
Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate Above average by 0.8 standard deviations and has little recorded momentum
Out-Of-School Children An estimated 50% decrease between 2000 and 2015, falling by 60 children per year
School Life Expectancy Below average by 6.3 standard deviations and has little recorded momentum

Lower Secondary

70 Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Out-Of-School Children Change (2000-2015)
%
School Life Expectancy (years)
6.18
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 2.8 standard deviations and growing by 0.02 per year

Upper Secondary

72 Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Youth Unemployment
14.21%
Gross Enrolment Ratio
102.93
Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate Above average by 1.9 standard deviations and has little recorded momentum
Youth Unemployment Above average by 0.4 standard deviations and growing by 0.2 per year
Gross Enrolment Ratio Above average by 3.9 standard deviations and growing by 0.1 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.
1.04 0.99 1.06 0.98
Urban Rural
Urban-Rural Primary Dropout Rate 1.8 3.3
Top 20% Bottom 20%
Income Students with 1 Year ECCE 84% 7.2%
Primary Dropout Rate 1% 4.4%
Shadow Education 33% of parents purchased tutoring, 21% of nine year olds have received some private tutoring, tutoring businesses in major cities have increased between 200% and 500% during the past two decades.

Quality

Funding
(% of GDP)
Funding
(% of Budget)
3.71% 18.5%
Youth Literacy Rate Adult Literacy Rate
80% 73%
Learning
(Students at Lowest Benchmark)
Learning
(Students at Highest Benchmark)
Math 13.8% # Math 16.4% #
Science N/A Science N/A
Reading 2% ‡ Reading 13% ‡
Pre-primary Primary Lower Secondary Upper Secondary
Funding (% of GDP) 0.89 Funding (% of GDP) 1.11 Funding (% of GDP) 1.75 Funding (% of GDP)
Teacher-Student Ratio 20 Teacher-Student Ratio 39 Teacher-Student Ratio 17 Teacher-Student Ratio 17
Trained Teachers 27% Trained Teachers 67% Trained Teachers 76% Trained Teachers 77%

"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