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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
420,000 12% 1.4 $18,000 28.2 0.83 (Very High)

Pre-Primary

99 Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Grade 1 Entrants With ECCE Experience
70%
School Life Expectancy (years)
2.60
Net Enrolment Rate Above average by 0.8 standard deviations and growing by 0.6 per year
ECCE Experience Above average by 1.5 standard deviations and has little recorded momentum
School Life Expectancy Below average by 11.6 standard deviations and growing by 0.03 per year

Primary

98 Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Out-Of-School Children Change (2000-2015)
-74%
School Life Expectancy (years)
5.63
Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate Above average by 0,8 standard deviations and growing by 1.1 per year
Out-Of-School Children An estimated 74% decrease between 2000 and 2015, falling by 110 children per year
School Life Expectancy Below average by 6.4 standard deviations and growing by 0.01 per year

Lower Secondary

90 Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Out-Of-School Children Change (2000-2015)
%
School Life Expectancy (years)
6.93
Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate Above average by 2.4 standard deviations and growing by 0.8 per year
Out-Of-School Children Insufficient data available
School Life Expectancy Above average by 3.2 standard deviations and growing by 0.03 per year

Upper Secondary

70 Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Youth Unemployment
13.21%
Gross Enrolment Ratio
99.48
Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate Above average by 1.8 standard deviations and growing by 1.5 per year
Youth Unemployment Above average by 0.3 standard deviations and growing by 0.1 per year
Gross Enrolment Ratio Above average by 3.7 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.
0.8 0.92 1.35 1.07
Urban Rural
Urban-Rural Primary Dropout Rate 1.9 2.8
Top 20% Bottom 20%
Income Students with 1 Year ECCE 59% 47%
Primary Dropout Rate 2.1% 3%
Shadow Education Statistics reported in a 2013 publication indicated that between 37.6% and 51.9% of primary students were receiving private tutoring and up to 82.9% at secondary level.

Quality

Funding
(% of GDP)
Funding
(% of Budget)
15.61% 40.95%
Youth Literacy Rate Adult Literacy Rate
89% 79%
Learning
(Students at Lowest Benchmark)
Learning
(Students at Highest Benchmark)
Math 12% ‡ Math 4% ‡
Science 30% ‡ Science 2% ‡
Reading 22% ‡ Reading 4% ‡
Pre-primary Primary Lower Secondary Upper Secondary
Funding (% of GDP) 1.01 Funding (% of GDP) 1.32 Funding (% of GDP) 1.89 Funding (% of GDP)
Teacher-Student Ratio 6 Teacher-Student Ratio 25 Teacher-Student Ratio 7 Teacher-Student Ratio 9
Trained Teachers 68% Trained Teachers 84% Trained Teachers 74% 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