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Ghana

Ghana School enrolment rate Stats

Definitions

  • 1st grade: Gross intake rate in grade 1 is the number of new entrants in the first grade of primary education regardless of age, expressed as a percentage of the population of the official primary entrance age."
  • 1st grade > Female: Gross intake rate in grade 1 is the number of new entrants in the first grade of primary education regardless of age, expressed as a percentage of the population of the official primary entrance age."
  • 1st grade > Male: Gross intake rate in grade 1 is the number of new entrants in the first grade of primary education regardless of age, expressed as a percentage of the population of the official primary entrance age."
  • 5th grade: Persistence to grade 5 (percentage of cohort reaching grade 5) is the share of children enrolled in the first grade of primary school who eventually reach grade 5. The estimate is based on the reconstructed cohort method.
  • 5th grade > Female: Persistence to grade 5 (percentage of cohort reaching grade 5) is the share of children enrolled in the first grade of primary school who eventually reach grade 5. The estimate is based on the reconstructed cohort method.
  • 5th grade > Male: Persistence to grade 5 (percentage of cohort reaching grade 5) is the share of children enrolled in the first grade of primary school who eventually reach grade 5. The estimate is based on the reconstructed cohort method.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
1st grade 114.7 2008 32nd out of 119
1st grade > Female 116.03 2008 31st out of 119
1st grade > Male 113.43 2008 36th out of 118
5th grade 63.29 2002 72nd out of 81
5th grade > Female 64.74 2002 65th out of 78
5th grade > Male 61.85 2002 68th out of 78

SOURCES: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics.

Citation

"Ghana School enrolment rate Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/Ghana/Education/School-enrolment-rate