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Heavily indebted countries Compared by Education > Children out of school, primary per 1000

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. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Eritrea 84.48 2012
2 Zimbabwe 31.71 2003
3 Saint Kitts and Nevis 19.82 2012
4 Saint Lucia 19.56 2012
5 Antigua and Barbuda 15.24 2011
6 Puerto Rico 12.92 2011
7 Malta 11.35 2011
8 Jamaica 11.09 2004
9 Seychelles 5.72 2011
10 United States 5.64 2011
11 Sri Lanka 4.94 2011
12 Malawi 4.3 2009
13 Lebanon 4.05 2012
14 Dominica 3.96 2010
15 Grenada 3.31 2009
16 Cape Verde 3.28 2012
17 Jordan 3.21 2011
18 Serbia 3.03 2012
19 Austria 3.01 1989
20 Morocco 2.68 2012
21 Egypt 2.66 2011
22 Israel 2.65 2010
23 Barbados 2.18 2011
24 Sao Tome and Principe 1.9 2010
25 Iceland 1.38 2011
26 Ireland 1.28 2011
27 Belize 1.21 2012
28 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 1.06 2012
29 Hungary 0.858 2011
30 Belgium 0.618 2011
31 France 0.613 2011
32 Portugal 0.428 2010
33 Italy 0.421 2011
34 Cyprus 0.347 2011
35 Greece 0.246 2010
36 United Kingdom 0.212 2011
37 Spain 0.164 2011
38 Germany 0.0884 2011
39 Canada 0.0615 2000
40 Netherlands 0.0465 2011
41 Japan 0.0322 2011

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Children out of school, primary 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/Heavily-indebted-countries/Education/Children-out-of-school,-primary-per-1000

Heavily indebted countries Compared by Education > Children out of school, primary per 1000

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Interesting observations about Education > Children out of school, primary per 1000

  • Japan has ranked last for children out of school, primary per 1000 since 1992.
  • Somalia ranked first for children out of school, primary per 1000 amongst Muslim countries in 1980.
  • Haiti ranked first for children out of school, primary per 1000 amongst Former French colonies in 1997.
  • All of the top 3 countries by children out of school, primary per 1000 are Failed states’ .
  • Afghanistan ranked first for children out of school, primary per 1000 amongst Landlocked countries in 1993.
  • 17 of the top 18 countries by children out of school, primary per 1000 are Hot countries.
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo ranked first for children out of school, primary per 1000 amongst Christian countries in 1999.
  • Yemen ranked first for children out of school, primary per 1000 amongst Middle Eastern and North Africa in 2012.
  • Niger has ranked in the top 3 for children out of school, primary per 1000 since 1973.
  • Sierra Leone ranked third for children out of school, primary per 1000 amongst Sub-Saharan Africa in 1983.
  • China ranked first for children out of school, primary per 1000 amongst Cold countries in 1997.
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