1 Saint Lucia

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
180,000 16% 1.9 $6,200 42.58 0.71 (High)

Pre-Primary

43 Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Grade 1 Entrants With ECCE Experience
25%
School Life Expectancy (years)
1.20
Net Enrolment Rate Below average by 0.3 standard deviations and falling by 1.2 per year
ECCE Experience Below average by 0.4 standard deviations and falling by 3 per year
School Life Expectancy Below average by 0.6 standard deviations and falling by 0.02 per year

Primary

84 Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Out-Of-School Children Change (2000-2015)
426%
School Life Expectancy (years)
6.12
Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate Average and falling by 1.3 per year
Out-Of-School Children An estimated 426% increase between 2000 and 2015, growing by 180 children per year
School Life Expectancy Above average by 0.4 standard deviations and falling by 0.11 per year

Lower Secondary

94 Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Out-Of-School Children Change (2000-2015)
-93%
School Life Expectancy (years)
5.12
Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate Above average by 0.9 standard deviations and growing by 1.2 per year
Out-Of-School Children An estimated 93% decrease between 2000 and 2015, falling by 100 children per year
School Life Expectancy Below average by 0.3 standard deviations and growing by 0.01 per year

Upper Secondary

90 Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Youth Unemployment
18.75%
Gross Enrolment Ratio
103
Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate Above average by 0.7 standard deviations and growing by 2.2 per year
Youth Unemployment Above average by 0.1 standard deviations and falling by 0.1 per year
Gross Enrolment Ratio Above average by 0.6 standard deviations and growing by 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.
1.2 1.03 1.19 0.99
Urban Rural
Urban-Rural Primary Dropout Rate 1.8 3.7
Top 20% Bottom 20%
Income Students with 1 Year ECCE 0% 7.3%
Primary Dropout Rate 0.8% 3.4%
Shadow Education No data available

Quality

Funding
(% of GDP)
Funding
(% of Budget)
13.77% 30.84%
Youth Literacy Rate Adult Literacy Rate
65% 54%
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) 1.03 Funding (% of GDP) 1.76 Funding (% of GDP) 1.55 Funding (% of GDP)
Teacher-Student Ratio 17 Teacher-Student Ratio 27 Teacher-Student Ratio 21 Teacher-Student Ratio 16
Trained Teachers 38% Trained Teachers 81% Trained Teachers 25% 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