1 New Zealand

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
4,470,000 16% 2.1 $31,000 36.2 0.91 (Very High)

Pre-Primary

95 Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Grade 1 Entrants With ECCE Experience
71%
School Life Expectancy (years)
1.91
Net Enrolment Rate Above average by 0.6 standard deviations and growing by 0.4 per year
ECCE Experience Above average by 1.5 standard deviations and has little recorded momentum
School Life Expectancy Below average by 12.3 standard deviations and has little recorded momentum

Primary

99 Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Out-Of-School Children Change (2000-2015)
-65%
School Life Expectancy (years)
6.05
Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate Above average by 0.8 standard deviations and has little recorded momentum
Out-Of-School Children An estimated 65% decrease between 2000 and 2015, falling by 160 children per year
School Life Expectancy Below average by 6.2 standard deviations and has little recorded momentum

Lower Secondary

99 Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Out-Of-School Children Change (2000-2015)
153%
School Life Expectancy (years)
8.65
Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate Above average by 2.6 standard deviations and has little recorded momentum
Out-Of-School Children An estimated 153% increase between 2000 and 2015, growing by 50 children per year
School Life Expectancy Above average by 4.2 standard deviations and growing by 0.01 per year

Upper Secondary

99 Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Youth Unemployment
17.5%
Gross Enrolment Ratio
124
Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate Above average by 2.6 standard deviations and growing by 1.2 per year
Youth Unemployment Above average by 0.6 standard deviations and growing by 0.4 per year
Gross Enrolment Ratio Above average by 4.8 standard deviations and growing by 1.2 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.
1.06 0.87 0.69 1.01
Urban Rural
Urban-Rural Primary Dropout Rate 2.3 4.6
Top 20% Bottom 20%
Income Students with 1 Year ECCE 60% 37%
Primary Dropout Rate 1.9% 3.8%
Shadow Education While no statistics are available, educators report that private tutoring is increasingly common.

Quality

Funding
(% of GDP)
Funding
(% of Budget)
4.76% 19.54%
Youth Literacy Rate Adult Literacy Rate
27% 18%
Learning
(Students at Lowest Benchmark)
Learning
(Students at Highest Benchmark)
Math 15.5% ‡ Math 4.5% ‡
Science 12% ‡ Science 7% ‡
Reading 8% ‡ Reading 14% ‡
Pre-primary Primary Lower Secondary Upper Secondary
Funding (% of GDP) 0.6 Funding (% of GDP) 2.68 Funding (% of GDP) 1.19 Funding (% of GDP)
Teacher-Student Ratio 36 Teacher-Student Ratio 38 Teacher-Student Ratio 37 Teacher-Student Ratio 25
Trained Teachers 89% Trained Teachers 100% Trained Teachers 7% Trained Teachers 26%

"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