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Sub-Saharan Africa Compared by Education > School enrollment, primary, female > % gross

DEFINITION: School enrollment, primary, female (% gross). Gross enrolment ratio. Primary. Female is the total female enrollment in primary education, regardless of age, expressed as a percentage of the female 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.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Gabon 162.4% 2011
2 Madagascar 144.25% 2012
3 Malawi 143.91% 2012
4 Burundi 136.86% 2012
5 Rwanda 135.1% 2012
6 Sierra Leone 130.76% 2012
7 Togo 127.42% 2012
8 Sao Tome and Principe 116.35% 2012
9 Benin 115.92% 2012
10 Republic of the Congo 113.35% 2012
11 Zambia 113.25% 2012
12 Guinea-Bissau 112.27% 2010
13 Comoros 111.67% 2012
14 Uganda 110.63% 2011
15 Kenya 110.61% 2009
16 Seychelles 109.63% 2011
17 Lesotho 109.58% 2012
18 Angola 109.55% 2011
19 Swaziland 108.78% 2011
20 Namibia 107.72% 2012
21 Mauritius 107.41% 2012
22 Cape Verde 106.95% 2012
23 Ghana 106.29% 2012
24 Botswana 104.13% 2009
25 Democratic Republic of the Congo 103.57% 2012
26 Cameroon 103.25% 2012
27 Mozambique 99.87% 2012
28 Mauritania 99.22% 2012
29 South Africa 98.85% 2012
30 Liberia 97.8% 2011
31 Zimbabwe 96.41% 2003
32 Tanzania 94.49% 2012
33 Ethiopia 91.84% 2012
34 Equatorial Guinea 89.64% 2012
35 The Gambia 87.02% 2012
36 Senegal 87.01% 2012
37 Cote d'Ivoire 86.56% 2012
38 Mali 82.92% 2012
39 Guinea 82.72% 2012
40 Burkina Faso 82.55% 2012
41 Chad 82.4% 2012
42 Central African Republic 81.26% 2012
43 Nigeria 77.59% 2010
44 Djibouti 65.88% 2012
45 Niger 64.86% 2012
46 Eritrea 38.82% 2012
47 Somalia 20.77% 2007

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > School enrollment, primary, female > % gross. 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/School-enrollment,-primary,-female/%-gross

Sub-Saharan Africa Compared by Education > School enrollment, primary, female > % gross

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