1 St Kitts and Nevis

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
50,000 21% $12,000 0.75 (High)

Pre-Primary

59 Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Grade 1 Entrants With ECCE Experience
99%
School Life Expectancy (years)
1.55
Net Enrolment Rate Above average by 0.2 standard deviations and has little recorded momentum
ECCE Experience Above average by 1.4 standard deviations and falling by 0.3 per year
School Life Expectancy Below average by 0.3 standard deviations and falling by 0.03 per year

Primary

82 Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Out-Of-School Children Change (2000-2015)
580%
School Life Expectancy (years)
6.01
Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate Below average by 0.1 standard deviations and growing by 0.2 per year
Out-Of-School Children An estimated 580% increase between 2000 and 2015, growing by 70 children per year
School Life Expectancy Above average by 0.3 standard deviations and falling by 0.12 per year

Lower Secondary

93 Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Out-Of-School Children Change (2000-2015)
-39%
School Life Expectancy (years)
4.91
Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate Above average by 0.9 standard deviations and falling by 0.1 per year
Out-Of-School Children An estimated 39% decrease between 2000 and 2015, falling by 2 children per year
School Life Expectancy Below average by 0.4 standard deviations and falling by 0.02 per year

Upper Secondary

96 Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate
2015 Est.
Youth Unemployment
17.29%
Gross Enrolment Ratio
98.32
Adjusted Net Enrolment Rate Above average by 0.9 standard deviations and growing by 1.4 per year
Youth Unemployment Average and falling by 0.5 per year
Gross Enrolment Ratio Above average by 0.4 standard deviations and falling by 0.9 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.
1.22 0.99 1.08 1
Urban Rural
Urban-Rural Primary Dropout Rate 1.3 3.3
Top 20% Bottom 20%
Income Students with 1 Year ECCE 60% 45%
Primary Dropout Rate 1.2% 3.2%
Shadow Education No data available

Quality

Funding
(% of GDP)
Funding
(% of Budget)
5.03% 9.25%
Youth Literacy Rate Adult Literacy Rate
92% 79%
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) 1.1 Funding (% of GDP) 1.55 Funding (% of GDP) 1.52 Funding (% of GDP)
Teacher-Student Ratio 7 Teacher-Student Ratio 710 Teacher-Student Ratio 15 Teacher-Student Ratio
Trained Teachers 70% Trained Teachers 88% Trained Teachers 74% 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