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Martinique

Martinique Education Stats

Definitions

  • Child care (preschool) > Duration: Number of years students study at the pre-primary (preschool) level. It should be noted that not all countries require pre-primary education.
  • Child care (preschool) > Starting age: Average age at which students begin pre-primary (preschool) education.
  • Child care (preschool) > Students per teacher: Number of students per teacher for pre-primary (preschool) education.
  • College and university > Share of total education spending: Percentage of government education funding that goes to post-secondary education.
  • Elementary (primary school) > Duration: Number of years students study at the primary level.
  • Elementary (primary) school) > Private school share: Percentage of primary students who attend a private school.
  • High school > Lower secondary school duration: Number of years students study at the lower secondary (middle school) level.
  • High school > Upper secondary school duration: Number of years students study at the upper secondary (high school) level.
  • Literacy > Definition: This entry includes a definition of literacy and Census Bureau percentages for the total population, males, and females. There are no universal definitions and standards of literacy. Unless otherwise specified, all rates are based on the most common definition - the ability to read and write at a specified age. Detailing the standards that individual countries use to assess the ability to read and write is beyond the scope of our source. Information on literacy, while not a perfect measure of educational results, is probably the most easily available and valid for international comparisons.
  • Literacy > Female: This entry includes a definition of literacy and Census Bureau percentages for the total population, males, and females. There are no universal definitions and standards of literacy. Unless otherwise specified, all rates are based on the most common definition - the ability to read and write at a specified age. Detailing the standards that individual countries use to assess the ability to read and write is beyond the scope of our source. Information on literacy, while not a perfect measure of educational results, is probably the most easily available and valid for international comparisons.
  • Literacy > Male: This entry includes a definition of literacy and Census Bureau percentages for the total population, males, and females. There are no universal definitions and standards of literacy. Unless otherwise specified, all rates are based on the most common definition - the ability to read and write at a specified age. Detailing the standards that individual countries use to assess the ability to read and write is beyond the scope of our source. Information on literacy, while not a perfect measure of educational results, is probably the most easily available and valid for international comparisons.
  • Literacy > Total population: This entry includes a definition of literacy and Census Bureau percentages for the total population, males, and females. There are no universal definitions and standards of literacy. Unless otherwise specified, all rates are based on the most common definition - the ability to read and write at a specified age. Detailing the standards that individual countries use to assess the ability to read and write is beyond the scope of our source. Information on literacy, while not a perfect measure of educational results, is probably the most easily available and valid for international comparisons.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Child care (preschool) > Duration 4 1999 24th out of 214
Child care (preschool) > Starting age 2 1999 212th out of 214
Child care (preschool) > Students per teacher 32.17 1996 6th out of 80
College and university > Share of total education spending 1.51% 1993 1st out of 6
Education enrolment by level > Primary level 34,559 1995 137th out of 147
Elementary (primary school) > Duration 5 2012 175th out of 212
Elementary (primary) school) > Private school share 6.34% 1996 54th out of 104
High school > Lower secondary school duration 4 1999 52nd out of 213
High school > Upper secondary school duration 3 1999 105th out of 213
Illiteracy rates by sex > Aged 15+ 2.3% 2003 112th out of 138
Literacy > Definition age 15 and over can read and write 2003
Literacy > Female 98.1% 2003 36th out of 157
Literacy > Male 97.4% 2003 46th out of 157
Literacy > Total population 97.7% 2003 43th out of 161
Literacy rates > Aged 15-24 99.1% 1984 26th out of 138

Citation

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