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Former British colonies Compared by Education > Primary education, pupils > % female

DEFINITION: Primary education, pupils (% female). Percentage of female students. Primary is the number of female students at the primary level expressed as a percentage of the total number of students (male and female) at the primary level in a given school year.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 The Gambia 50.72% 2012
2 Tanzania 50.45% 2012
3 Malawi 50.44% 2012
4 Bangladesh 50.42% 2011
5 Uganda 50.12% 2011
6 Zambia 49.97% 2012
7 Sierra Leone 49.83% 2012
8 Bhutan 49.7% 2012
9 Saint Kitts and Nevis 49.62% 2012
10 The Bahamas 49.56% 2010
11 Burma 49.51% 2010
12 Zimbabwe 49.48% 2003
13 Kenya 49.16% 2009
14 Namibia 49.12% 2012
15 Kuwait 49.06% 2012
16 United States 49.01% 2011
17 Qatar 48.95% 2012
18 Lesotho 48.95% 2012
19 New Zealand 48.94% 2011
20 Guyana 48.86% 2011
21 Saint Lucia 48.83% 2012
22 Bahrain 48.83% 2012
23 Sri Lanka 48.79% 2011
24 Israel 48.79% 2010
25 Canada 48.76% 2010
26 Botswana 48.75% 2009
27 Belize 48.73% 2012
28 Jamaica 48.68% 2010
29 Barbados 48.65% 2011
30 Jordan 48.64% 2011
31 United Arab Emirates 48.61% 2012
32 Dominica 48.6% 2012
33 Australia 48.6% 2011
34 Malaysia 48.48% 2010
35 Trinidad and Tobago 48.46% 2010
36 Brunei 48.39% 2012
37 Maldives 48.29% 2011
38 Singapore 48.26% 2009
39 Fiji 48.22% 2011
40 Grenada 47.98% 2010
41 India 47.96% 2011
42 Tuvalu 47.95% 2006
43 Antigua and Barbuda 47.67% 2011
44 Egypt 47.4% 2011
45 Ghana 47.38% 2012
46 Swaziland 47% 2011
47 Nigeria 46.59% 2010
48 Sudan 46.47% 2009
49 Pakistan 44.47% 2012
50 Yemen 44.28% 2012
51 Somalia 35.46% 2007

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Primary education, pupils > % female. 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/%-female

Former British colonies Compared by Education > Primary education, pupils > % female

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