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High income OECD countries 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 United States 1.76 million 2011
2 Chile 103,671 2011
3 Poland 79,083 2011
4 Australia 68,417 2011
5 France 40,088 2011
6 South Korea 30,444 2011
7 Italy 25,573 2011
8 Austria 22,905 1989
9 Israel 20,236 2010
10 Denmark 15,219 2010
11 United Kingdom 13,333 2011
12 Spain 7,575 2011
13 Germany 7,230 2011
14 Belgium 6,830 2011
15 Finland 6,055 2011
16 Ireland 5,853 2011
17 Portugal 4,556 2010
18 Japan 4,121 2011
19 Switzerland 3,503 2011
20 Norway 3,100 2011
21 Slovenia 3,034 2011
22 Sweden 3,027 2011
23 Greece 2,787 2010
24 New Zealand 2,587 2011
25 Estonia 2,112 2010
26 Luxembourg 1,955 2011
27 Canada 1,892 2000
28 Netherlands 776 2011
29 Iceland 441 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/High-income-OECD-countries/Education/Children-out-of-school,-primary

High income OECD countries 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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