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Former British colonies Compared by Education > Primary education, pupils

DEFINITION: Primary education, pupils. Enrolment in primary. Public and private. All programmes. Total is the total number of students enrolled in public and private primary education institutions.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 India 137.75 million 2011
2 United States 24.43 million 2011
3 Nigeria 20.68 million 2010
4 Bangladesh 18.43 million 2011
5 Pakistan 18.12 million 2012
6 Egypt 10.27 million 2011
7 Tanzania 8.25 million 2012
8 Uganda 8.1 million 2011
9 Kenya 7.15 million 2009
10 Burma 5.13 million 2010
11 Sudan 4.74 million 2009
12 Ghana 4.06 million 2012
13 Malawi 3.69 million 2012
14 Yemen 3.68 million 2012
15 Zambia 3.14 million 2012
16 Malaysia 2.95 million 2010
17 Zimbabwe 2.36 million 2003
18 Canada 2.17 million 2010
19 Australia 2.04 million 2011
20 Sri Lanka 1.74 million 2011
21 Sierra Leone 1.25 million 2012
22 Jordan 834,958 2011
23 Israel 807,424 2010
24 Somalia 457,132 2007
25 Namibia 415,454 2012
26 Lesotho 381,690 2012
27 United Arab Emirates 364,017 2012
28 New Zealand 347,349 2011
29 Botswana 330,775 2009
30 Jamaica 299,344 2010
31 Singapore 294,602 2009
32 The Gambia 244,033 2012
33 Swaziland 239,721 2011
34 Kuwait 230,280 2012
35 Trinidad and Tobago 131,350 2010
36 Bhutan 110,575 2012
37 Qatar 101,424 2012
38 Fiji 101,384 2011
39 Guyana 98,662 2011
40 Bahrain 95,524 2012
41 Belize 53,605 2012
42 Brunei 42,753 2012
43 Maldives 40,201 2011
44 The Bahamas 33,977 2010
45 Barbados 22,509 2011
46 Saint Lucia 18,172 2012
47 Grenada 13,663 2010
48 Antigua and Barbuda 10,855 2011
49 Dominica 8,144 2012
50 Saint Kitts and Nevis 5,812 2012
51 Tuvalu 1,460 2006

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Primary education, pupils. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Former-British-colonies/Education/Primary-education,-pupils

Former British colonies Compared by Education > Primary education, pupils

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Interesting observations about Education > Primary education, pupils

  • India ranked first for primary education, pupils amongst Hot countries in 2011.
  • Indonesia ranked first for primary education, pupils amongst Muslim countries in 2011.
  • China has ranked in the top 2 for primary education, pupils since 1970.
  • Nigeria ranked first for primary education, pupils amongst Sub-Saharan Africa in 2010.
  • Vietnam ranked first for primary education, pupils amongst Former French colonies in 2012.
  • Brazil ranked first for primary education, pupils amongst Christian countries in 1998.
  • Ethiopia ranked first for primary education, pupils amongst Landlocked countries in 2012.
  • All of the top 4 countries by primary education, pupils are Emerging markets'.
  • Tuvalu has ranked last for primary education, pupils since 2001.
  • Egypt ranked first for primary education, pupils amongst Middle Eastern and North Africa in 2011.
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