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South Korea School life expectancy Stats

Definitions

  • Female: School life expectancy and transition from primary to secondary for school years 1998/99 and 1999/00, published in http://www.uis.unesco.org accessed on Sept. 2002 and Women's Indicators and Statistics Database (Wistat), Version 4, CD-ROM (United Nations publication, Sales No. E.00.XVII.4) based on data provided by UNESCO in 1999.
  • Male: School life expectancy and transition from primary to secondary for school years 1998/99 and 1999/00, published in http://www.uis.unesco.org accessed on Sept. 2002 and Women's Indicators and Statistics Database (Wistat), Version 4, CD-ROM (United Nations publication, Sales No. E.00.XVII.4) based on data provided by UNESCO in 1999.
  • Total: School life expectancy and transition from primary to secondary for school years 1998/99 and 1999/00, published in http://www.uis.unesco.org accessed on Sept. 2002 and Women's Indicators and Statistics Database (Wistat), Version 4, CD-ROM (United Nations publication, Sales No. E.00.XVII.4) based on data provided by UNESCO in 1999.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK
Female 13.9 years 2002 31st out of 96
Male 15.3 years 2002 10th out of 97
Primary to tertiary 17 years 2007 1st out of 6
Primary to tertiary > Female 15 years 2007 3rd out of 6
Primary to tertiary > Male 18 years 2007 1st out of 6
Total 14.6 years 2002 22nd out of 110

SOURCES: UNESCO Institute for Statistics; All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 18 December 2008

Citation

"South Korea School life expectancy Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/South-Korea/Education/School-life-expectancy

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