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Country vs country: South Africa and United States compared: Education > Participation > Secondary education stats

Definitions

  • General pupils: Secondary general pupils are the number of secondary students enrolled in general education programs, including teacher training."
  • General pupils > % female: Secondary general pupils are the number of secondary students enrolled in general education programs, including teacher training."
  • Pupils: Secondary education pupils is the total number of pupils enrolled at secondary level in public and private schools.
  • Pupils > % female: Female pupils as a percentage of total pupils at secondary level includes enrollments in public and private schools.
  • Vocational pupils > % female: Secondary vocational pupils are the number of secondary students enrolled in technical and vocational education programs, including teacher training."
STAT South Africa United States HISTORY
General pupils 4.55 million
Ranked 17th.
24.69 million
Ranked 2nd. 5 times more than South Africa

General pupils > % female 51.6%
Ranked 32nd. 6% more than United States
48.63%
Ranked 95th.

Pupils 4.59 million
Ranked 18th.
24.43 million
Ranked 3rd. 5 times more than South Africa

Pupils > % female 51%
Ranked 22nd. 5% more than United States
48.63%
Ranked 69th.

Vocational pupils > % female 39.07%
Ranked 75th.
0.0
Ranked 111th.

SOURCES: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics.

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