1 Nigeria

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
173,620,000 22% 6 $1,400 48.8 0.5 (Low)

Pre-Primary

57 Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Grade 1 Entrants With ECCE Experience
72%
School Life Expectancy (years)
0.57
Net Enrolment Rate Above average by 1.4 standard deviations and has little recorded momentum
ECCE Experience Above average by 1.9 standard deviations and has little recorded momentum
School Life Expectancy Average and growing by 0.02 per year

Primary

67 Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Out-Of-School Children Change (2000-2015)
27%
School Life Expectancy (years)
5.07
Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate Below average by 0.3 standard deviations and growing by 0.8 per year
Out-Of-School Children An estimated 27% increase between 2000 and 2015, growing by 124,590 children per year
School Life Expectancy Below average by 1.2 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)
2.91
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 0.1 standard deviations and growing by 0.01 per year

Upper Secondary

76 Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Youth Unemployment
13.71%
Gross Enrolment Ratio
48
Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate Above average by 2.2 standard deviations and has little recorded momentum
Youth Unemployment Above average by 0.1 standard deviations and has little recorded momentum
Gross Enrolment Ratio Above average by 0.5 standard deviations and growing by 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.
0.76 1.04 1.22 1.25
Urban Rural
Urban-Rural Primary Dropout Rate 1 1.4
Top 20% Bottom 20%
Income Students with 1 Year ECCE 86% 38%
Primary Dropout Rate 0.8% 2.1%
Shadow Education A 2014 publication referred to a "private tutoring boom", indicating that both formal and informal tutoring were increasingly visible.

Quality

Funding
(% of GDP)
Funding
(% of Budget)
5.28% 12.42%
Youth Literacy Rate Adult Literacy Rate
89% 85%
Learning
(Students at Lowest Benchmark)
Learning
(Students at Highest Benchmark)
Math N/A Math N/A
Science N/A Science N/A
Reading N/A Reading N/A
Pre-primary Primary Lower Secondary Upper Secondary
Funding (% of GDP) 0.82 Funding (% of GDP) 1.46 Funding (% of GDP) 1.29 Funding (% of GDP)
Teacher-Student Ratio 18 Teacher-Student Ratio 21 Teacher-Student Ratio 17 Teacher-Student Ratio 14
Trained Teachers 100% Trained Teachers 99% Trained Teachers 76% 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