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Education > Children out of school, primary: Group totals

DEFINITION: Children out of school, primary. Out-of-school children of primary school age. Total is the total number of primary-school-age children who are not enrolled in either primary or secondary schools.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
Emerging markets 11.72 million 2009
South Asia 6.66 million 2010
Middle Eastern and North Africa 2.83 million 2003
Heavily indebted countries 2.45 million 2007
Former Spanish colonies 1.98 million 2010
High income OECD countries 1.97 million 2010
Group of 7 countries (G7) 1.85 million 2011
Former Soviet republics 752,286 2009
NATO countries 506,060 2010
European Union 331,493 2010
Eurozone 98,710 2010