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Sub-Saharan Africa Compared by Education > Primary school starting age > Years

DEFINITION: Primary school starting age (years). Entrance age of primary is the age at which students would enter primary education, assuming they had started at the official entrance age for the lowest level of education, had studied full-time throughout and had progressed through the system without repeating or skipping a grade.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
=1 Eritrea 7 2012
=1 Rwanda 7 2012
=1 Mali 7 2012
=1 South Africa 7 2012
=1 Niger 7 2012
=1 Equatorial Guinea 7 2012
=1 Senegal 7 2012
=1 Namibia 7 2012
=1 Zambia 7 2012
=1 Ethiopia 7 2012
=1 Guinea 7 2012
=1 The Gambia 7 2012
=1 Tanzania 7 2012
=1 Burundi 7 2012
=15 Kenya 6 2012
=15 Central African Republic 6 2012
=15 Somalia 6 2012
=15 Cote d'Ivoire 6 2012
=15 Sao Tome and Principe 6 2012
=15 Togo 6 2012
=15 Nigeria 6 2012
=15 Sierra Leone 6 2012
=15 Angola 6 2011
=15 Chad 6 2012
=15 Mozambique 6 2012
=15 Uganda 6 2012
=15 Sudan 6 2012
=15 Botswana 6 2012
=15 Zimbabwe 6 2012
=15 Mauritania 6 2012
=15 Guinea-Bissau 6 2012
=15 Seychelles 6 2012
=15 Djibouti 6 2012
=15 Swaziland 6 2012
=15 Cameroon 6 2012
=15 Burkina Faso 6 2012
=15 Democratic Republic of the Congo 6 2012
=15 Liberia 6 2012
=15 Ghana 6 2012
=15 Cape Verde 6 2012
=15 Benin 6 2012
=15 Madagascar 6 2012
=15 Gabon 6 2012
=15 Malawi 6 2012
=15 Republic of the Congo 6 2012
=15 Comoros 6 2012
=15 Lesotho 6 2012
48 Mauritius 5 2012

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Primary school starting age > Years. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Sub--Saharan-Africa/Education/Primary-school-starting-age/Years

Sub-Saharan Africa Compared by Education > Primary school starting age > Years

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