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Sub-Saharan Africa 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 Gabon 164.86% 2011
2 Madagascar 145.19% 2012
3 Malawi 141.29% 2012
4 Angola 140.45% 2011
5 Burundi 137.41% 2012
6 Rwanda 133.72% 2012
7 Togo 132.8% 2012
8 Sierra Leone 131.49% 2012
9 Benin 122.77% 2012
10 Sao Tome and Principe 118.26% 2012
11 Comoros 117.38% 2012
12 Guinea-Bissau 116.22% 2010
13 Swaziland 115.01% 2011
14 Zambia 113.6% 2012
15 Cape Verde 111.95% 2012
16 Kenya 111.88% 2009
17 Lesotho 111% 2012
18 Democratic Republic of the Congo 110.9% 2012
19 Cameroon 110.61% 2012
20 Ghana 109.92% 2012
21 Uganda 109.78% 2011
22 Namibia 109.46% 2012
23 Republic of the Congo 109.42% 2012
24 Mauritius 108.17% 2012
25 Seychelles 106.94% 2011
26 Botswana 106.01% 2009
27 Mozambique 105.08% 2012
28 Liberia 102.38% 2011
29 South Africa 101.59% 2012
30 Zimbabwe 97.11% 2003
31 Mauritania 96.68% 2012
32 Ethiopia 95.43% 2012
33 Chad 95.39% 2012
34 Central African Republic 95.2% 2012
35 Cote d'Ivoire 94.22% 2012
36 Tanzania 93.01% 2012
37 Guinea 90.83% 2012
38 Equatorial Guinea 90.73% 2012
39 Mali 88.48% 2012
40 The Gambia 85.21% 2012
41 Burkina Faso 84.96% 2012
42 Senegal 83.79% 2012
43 Nigeria 81.36% 2010
44 Niger 71.13% 2012
45 Djibouti 69.54% 2012
46 Eritrea 42.46% 2012
47 Somalia 29.2% 2007

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/Sub--Saharan-Africa/Education/School-enrollment,-primary/%-gross

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

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