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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
1,140,000 8% 1.5 $23,000 32.43 0.85 (Very High)

Pre-Primary

81 Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Grade 1 Entrants With ECCE Experience
73%
School Life Expectancy (years)
2.66
Net Enrolment Rate Above average by 0.3 standard deviations and growing by 0.6 per year
ECCE Experience Above average by 1.6 standard deviations and has little recorded momentum
School Life Expectancy Below average by 11.5 standard deviations and falling by 0.01 per year

Primary

99 Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Out-Of-School Children Change (2000-2015)
-92%
School Life Expectancy (years)
6.27
Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate Above average by 0.8 standard deviations and growing by 0.1 per year
Out-Of-School Children An estimated 92% decrease between 2000 and 2015, falling by 80 children per year
School Life Expectancy Below average by 6 standard deviations and growing by 0.01 per year

Lower Secondary

95 Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Out-Of-School Children Change (2000-2015)
-77%
School Life Expectancy (years)
5.75
Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate Above average by 2.5 standard deviations and falling by 0.4 per year
Out-Of-School Children An estimated 77% decrease between 2000 and 2015, falling by 78 children per year
School Life Expectancy Above average by 2.6 standard deviations and falling by 0.02 per year

Upper Secondary

94 Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Youth Unemployment
22.95%
Gross Enrolment Ratio
96.01
Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate Above average by 2.5 standard deviations and falling by 0.4 per year
Youth Unemployment Above average by 1 standard deviations and growing by 1 per year
Gross Enrolment Ratio Above average by 3.6 standard deviations and falling by 0.5 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.
1.07 0.89 0.76 1.03
Urban Rural
Urban-Rural Primary Dropout Rate 0.9 4.6
Top 20% Bottom 20%
Income Students with 1 Year ECCE 64% 40%
Primary Dropout Rate 3.3% 4.8%
Shadow Education A 2013 publication indicated that 80.5% of households with school-aged children were paying for private tutoring.

Quality

Funding
(% of GDP)
Funding
(% of Budget)
5.83% 14.98%
Youth Literacy Rate Adult Literacy Rate
60% 53%
Learning
(Students at Lowest Benchmark)
Learning
(Students at Highest Benchmark)
Math 42% # Math 3.7% #
Science N/A Science N/A
Reading N/A Reading N/A
Pre-primary Primary Lower Secondary Upper Secondary
Funding (% of GDP) 0.92 Funding (% of GDP) 0.83 Funding (% of GDP) 1.15 Funding (% of GDP)
Teacher-Student Ratio 26 Teacher-Student Ratio 41 Teacher-Student Ratio 19 Teacher-Student Ratio 18
Trained Teachers 8% Trained Teachers 89% Trained Teachers 75% Trained Teachers 75%

"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