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Ghana

Ghana Primary education Stats

Definitions

  • Duration > Years: Primary duration refers to the number of years of full-time equivalent duration in primary education in the school system according to ISCED.
  • Pupils: Primary education pupils is the total number of pupils enrolled at primary level in public and private schools.
  • Pupils > % female: Female pupils as a percentage of total pupils at primary level include enrollments in public and private schools.
  • Pupils > Per capita: Primary education pupils is the total number of pupils enrolled at primary level in public and private schools. Per capita figures expressed per 1 population.
  • Pupils per 1000: Primary education pupils is the total number of pupils enrolled at primary level in public and private schools. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Teachers: Primary education teachers includes full-time and part-time teachers.
  • Teachers > % female: Female teachers as a percentage of total primary education teachers includes full-time and part-time teachers.
  • Teachers > Per capita: Primary education teachers includes full-time and part-time teachers. Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • Teachers per 1000: Primary education teachers includes full-time and part-time teachers. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Duration > Years 6 years 2005 79th out of 196
Pupils 2.93 million 2005 25th out of 106
Pupils > % female 47.93% female 2005 61st out of 107
Pupils > Per capita 0.132 per capita 2005 56th out of 106
Pupils per 1000 137 2005 46th out of 105
Teachers 89,278 2005 19th out of 91
Teachers > % female 31.08% female 2005 80th out of 92
Teachers > Per capita 4.04 per 1,000 people 2005 54th out of 91
Teachers per 1000 4.17 2005 54th out of 90

SOURCES: World Development Indicators database; World Development Indicators database. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.

Citation

"Ghana Primary education Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/Ghana/Education/Primary-education