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

DEFINITION: Secondary school starting age (years). Entrance age of 2A lower secondary is the age at which students would enter lower secondary 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.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
=1 South Africa 14 2012
=1 Namibia 14 2012
=1 Zambia 14 2012
=1 Tanzania 14 2012
=5 Rwanda 13 2012
=5 Mali 13 2012
=5 The Gambia 13 2012
=5 Mozambique 13 2012
=5 Uganda 13 2012
=5 Niger 13 2012
=5 Equatorial Guinea 13 2012
=5 Senegal 13 2012
=5 Botswana 13 2012
=5 Zimbabwe 13 2012
=5 Ethiopia 13 2012
=5 Swaziland 13 2012
=5 Guinea 13 2012
=5 Burundi 13 2012
=5 Lesotho 13 2012
=20 Kenya 12 2012
=20 Central African Republic 12 2012
=20 Eritrea 12 2012
=20 Somalia 12 2012
=20 Cote d'Ivoire 12 2012
=20 Benin 12 2012
=20 Togo 12 2012
=20 Nigeria 12 2012
=20 Sierra Leone 12 2012
=20 Angola 12 2011
=20 Chad 12 2012
=20 Sudan 12 2012
=20 Mauritania 12 2012
=20 Guinea-Bissau 12 2012
=20 Seychelles 12 2012
=20 Cameroon 12 2012
=20 Burkina Faso 12 2012
=20 Democratic Republic of the Congo 12 2012
=20 Sao Tome and Principe 12 2012
=20 Liberia 12 2012
=20 Ghana 12 2012
=20 Cape Verde 12 2012
=20 Malawi 12 2012
=20 Republic of the Congo 12 2012
=20 Comoros 12 2012
=45 Mauritius 11 2012
=45 Djibouti 11 2012
=45 Madagascar 11 2012
=45 Gabon 11 2012

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Secondary 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/Secondary-school-starting-age/Years

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

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