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Emerging markets Compared by Education > Children out of school, primary

DEFINITION: Children out of school, primary. Out-of-school children of primary school age. Total is the total number of primary-school-age children who are not enrolled in either primary or secondary schools.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 China 17.45 million 1997
2 Pakistan 5.37 million 2012
3 Brazil 3.25 million 1970
4 Philippines 1.47 million 2009
5 India 1.39 million 2011
6 Indonesia 911,111 2011
7 South Africa 656,487 2012
8 Colombia 599,113 2012
9 Mexico 405,347 2011
10 Thailand 243,883 2009
11 Turkey 243,731 2011
12 Russia 217,543 2009
13 Venezuela 190,870 2012
14 Peru 128,536 2011
15 Romania 103,975 2011
16 Chile 103,671 2011
17 Malaysia 93,743 2005
18 Poland 79,083 2011
19 Argentina 36,270 2005
20 Ukraine 24,365 2012
21 Hungary 8,553 2011
22 Bulgaria 4,957 2011
23 Estonia 2,112 2010
24 Latvia 1,985 2011
25 Lithuania 1,381 2011

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Children out of school, primary. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Emerging-markets/Education/Children-out-of-school,-primary

Emerging markets Compared by Education > Children out of school, primary

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Interesting observations about Education > Children out of school, primary

  • China has had the highest children out of school, primary since 1991.
  • Nigeria ranked first for children out of school, primary amongst Muslim countries in 2010.
  • Cote d'Ivoire ranked first for children out of school, primary amongst Former French colonies in 2009.
  • Pakistan ranked second for children out of school, primary amongst Hot countries in 2012.
  • Ethiopia ranked first for children out of school, primary amongst Landlocked countries in 2012.
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo ranked first for children out of school, primary amongst Christian countries in 1999.
  • Russia ranked first for children out of school, primary amongst Former Soviet republics in 2009.
  • Yemen ranked first for children out of school, primary amongst Middle Eastern and North Africa in 2012.
  • Brazil ranked first for children out of school, primary amongst Latin America and Caribbean in 1970.
  • United States ranked first for children out of school, primary amongst Heavily indebted countries in 2011.
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