1 Papua New Guinea

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
7,320,000 % 3.8 $1,200 50.88 0.49 (Low)

Pre-Primary

Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Grade 1 Entrants With ECCE Experience
%
School Life Expectancy (years)
1.10
Net Enrolment Rate Above average by 1.5 standard deviations and has little recorded momentum
ECCE Experience Above average by 2.1 standard deviations and has little recorded momentum
School Life Expectancy Above average by 0.4 standard deviations and growing by 0.03 per year

Primary

Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Out-Of-School Children Change (2000-2015)
143%
School Life Expectancy (years)
6.97
Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate Above average by 2 standard deviations and growing by 1.7 per year
Out-Of-School Children An estimated 143% increase between 2000 & 2015, growing by 7870 children per year
School Life Expectancy Above average by 0.1 standard deviations and growing by 0.56 per year

Lower Secondary

72 Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Out-Of-School Children Change (2000-2015)
%
School Life Expectancy (years)
5.45
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 1.6 standard deviations and growing by 0.01 per year

Upper Secondary

70 Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Youth Unemployment
4.79%
Gross Enrolment Ratio
81
Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate Above average by 2 standard deviations and has little recorded momentum
Youth Unemployment Below average by 0.6 standard deviations and has little recorded momentum
Gross Enrolment Ratio Above average by 1.7 standard deviations and has little recorded momentum

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.
0.92 0.94 1.02 1.08
Urban Rural
Urban-Rural Primary Dropout Rate 2.1 3
Top 20% Bottom 20%
Income Students with 1 Year ECCE 59% 38%
Primary Dropout Rate 1.5% 3%
Shadow Education No data available

Quality

Funding
(% of GDP)
Funding
(% of Budget)
5.4% 16.56%
Youth Literacy Rate Adult Literacy Rate
72% 64%
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) 1.08 Funding (% of GDP) 1.67 Funding (% of GDP) 1.71 Funding (% of GDP)
Teacher-Student Ratio 17 Teacher-Student Ratio 47 Teacher-Student Ratio 16 Teacher-Student Ratio 13
Trained Teachers 66% Trained Teachers 84% Trained Teachers 78% 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