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Former British colonies Compared by Education > Primary education, pupils per 1000

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. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Malawi 231.83 2012
2 Uganda 230.4 2011
3 Zambia 222.77 2012
4 Sierra Leone 209.47 2012
5 Swaziland 197.76 2011
6 Zimbabwe 186.35 2003
7 Lesotho 186.05 2012
8 Namibia 183.88 2012
9 Kenya 179.54 2009
10 Tanzania 172.6 2012
11 Botswana 169.48 2009
12 Belize 165.42 2012
13 Ghana 160.13 2012
14 Yemen 154.49 2012
15 Tuvalu 150.02 2006
16 Bhutan 149.06 2012
17 The Gambia 136.24 2012
18 Sudan 136.13 2009
19 Jordan 135.08 2011
20 Grenada 130.53 2010
21 Nigeria 129.5 2010
22 Egypt 129.31 2011
23 Guyana 124.75 2011
24 Antigua and Barbuda 123.14 2011
25 Maldives 121.1 2011
26 Bangladesh 120.58 2011
27 Fiji 116.81 2011
28 Dominica 113.61 2012
29 India 112.8 2011
30 Jamaica 110.82 2010
31 Saint Kitts and Nevis 108.47 2012
32 Israel 105.91 2010
33 Malaysia 104.24 2010
34 Brunei 103.71 2012
35 Pakistan 101.13 2012
36 Saint Lucia 100.47 2012
37 Trinidad and Tobago 98.9 2010
38 Burma 98.71 2010
39 The Bahamas 94.25 2010
40 Australia 91.48 2011
41 Sri Lanka 83.16 2011
42 Barbados 79.87 2011
43 New Zealand 78.85 2011
44 United States 78.41 2011
45 Bahrain 72.49 2012
46 Kuwait 70.84 2012
47 Canada 63.53 2010
48 Singapore 59.07 2009
49 Somalia 51.3 2007
50 Qatar 49.46 2012
51 United Arab Emirates 39.54 2012

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Primary education, pupils per 1000. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Former-British-colonies/Education/Primary-education,-pupils-per-1000

Former British colonies Compared by Education > Primary education, pupils per 1000

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Interesting observations about Education > Primary education, pupils per 1000

  • Angola ranked first for primary education, pupils per 1000 amongst Hot countries in 2011.
  • Sierra Leone ranked first for primary education, pupils per 1000 amongst Muslim countries in 2012.
  • Mozambique ranked first for primary education, pupils per 1000 amongst Former French colonies in 2012.
  • Iraq ranked first for primary education, pupils per 1000 amongst Middle Eastern and North Africa in 2007.
  • Malawi ranked first for primary education, pupils per 1000 amongst Landlocked countries in 2012.
  • All of the top 2 countries by primary education, pupils per 1000 are Christian.
  • Uganda ranked third for primary education, pupils per 1000 amongst Sub-Saharan Africa in 2011.
  • Brazil ranked first for primary education, pupils per 1000 amongst Catholic countries in 1998.
  • All of the bottom 12 countries by primary education, pupils per 1000 are European.
  • Albania ranked first for primary education, pupils per 1000 amongst Eastern Europe in 2012.
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