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Latin America and Caribbean Compared by Education > School enrollment, primary > % gross

DEFINITION: School enrollment, primary (% gross). Gross enrolment ratio. Primary. Total is the total enrollment in primary education, regardless of age, expressed as a percentage of the population of official primary education age. GER can exceed 100% due to the inclusion of over-aged and under-aged students because of early or late school entrance and grade repetition.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Brazil 147.51% 1997
2 Belize 120.78% 2012
3 Dominica 119.01% 2012
4 Argentina 118.43% 2010
5 Nicaragua 116.74% 2010
6 Suriname 114.4% 2011
7 Guatemala 113.77% 2011
8 Ecuador 113.56% 2012
9 El Salvador 113.53% 2011
10 Uruguay 112.04% 2010
11 Haiti 111.6% 1998
12 Honduras 109.41% 2012
13 The Bahamas 107.96% 2010
14 Costa Rica 107.1% 2011
15 Colombia 106.86% 2012
16 Trinidad and Tobago 106.1% 2010
17 Dominican Republic 105.46% 2011
18 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 105.3% 2012
19 Barbados 105.29% 2011
20 Aruba 105.22% 2011
21 Peru 104.9% 2011
22 Cayman Islands 104.47% 2000
23 Mexico 104.19% 2011
24 Grenada 103.37% 2010
25 Venezuela 102.07% 2012
26 Chile 101.51% 2011
27 Antigua and Barbuda 100.68% 2011
28 Panama 100.32% 2012
29 Cuba 99.32% 2012
30 Paraguay 97.48% 2010
31 Jamaica 95.52% 2004
32 Bolivia 94.45% 2011
33 Bermuda 89.83% 2011
34 Saint Kitts and Nevis 87.89% 2012
35 Saint Lucia 87.36% 2012
36 Guyana 79.97% 2011

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > School enrollment, primary > % gross. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Latin-America-and-Caribbean/Education/School-enrollment,-primary/%-gross

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