1 Malaysia

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
29,720,000 11% 2 $8,000 46.2 0.77 (High)

Pre-Primary

74 Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Grade 1 Entrants With ECCE Experience
99%
School Life Expectancy (years)
1.64
Net Enrolment Rate Above average by 0.7 standard deviations and growing by 1 per year
ECCE Experience Below average by 0.2 standard deviations and growing by 0.06 per year
School Life Expectancy Above average by 1.4 standard deviations and growing by 2.8 per year

Primary

99 Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Out-Of-School Children Change (2000-2015)
-44%
School Life Expectancy (years)
6.48
Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate Above average by 0.5 standard deviations and growing by 0.2 per year
Out-Of-School Children An estimated 44% decrease between 2000 and 2015, falling by 1980 children per year
School Life Expectancy Above average by 0.6 standard deviations and growing by 0.05 per year

Lower Secondary

90 Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Out-Of-School Children Change (2000-2015)
58%
School Life Expectancy (years)
4.76
Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate Above average by 0.8 standard deviations and has little recorded momentum
Out-Of-School Children An estimated 58% increase between 2000 & 2015, growing by 4100 children per year
School Life Expectancy Below average by 0.5 standard deviations and growing by 0.03 per year

Upper Secondary

65 Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Youth Unemployment
11.11%
Gross Enrolment Ratio
67
Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate Average and growing by 0.9 per year
Youth Unemployment Below average by 0.5 standard deviations and has little recorded momentum
Gross Enrolment Ratio Below average by 0.8 standard deviations and growing by 0.2 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.
0.98 0.98 1.32 1.02
Urban Rural
Urban-Rural Primary Dropout Rate 2.8 3
Top 20% Bottom 20%
Income Students with 1 Year ECCE 59% 10%
Primary Dropout Rate 1.5% 4.9%
Shadow Education The 2004/05 household expenditure survey indicated that 20.1% of households had expenditures on private tutoring.

Quality

Funding
(% of GDP)
Funding
(% of Budget)
6.6% 11.43%
Youth Literacy Rate Adult Literacy Rate
100% 100%
Learning
(Students at Lowest Benchmark)
Learning
(Students at Highest Benchmark)
Math 35% ‡ Math 2% ‡
Science 38% ‡ Science 1% ‡
Reading N/A Reading N/A
Pre-primary Primary Lower Secondary Upper Secondary
Funding (% of GDP) 1.04 Funding (% of GDP) 2.11 Funding (% of GDP) 1.8 Funding (% of GDP)
Teacher-Student Ratio 21 Teacher-Student Ratio 7 Teacher-Student Ratio 6 Teacher-Student Ratio 17
Trained Teachers 56% Trained Teachers 80% Trained Teachers 100% Trained Teachers 76%

"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