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Education > Education enrolment by level > Percentage girls > Secondary level: Countries Compared

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Antigua and Barbuda 71.66% 1999
2 Suriname 56.32% 2002
3 Lesotho 56.13% 2002
4 Saint Lucia 55.73% 2002
5 Honduras 54.88% 1991
6 French Polynesia 54.73% 1992
7 Saint Kitts and Nevis 54.51% 2002
8 Dominican Republic 54.24% 2002
9 United Kingdom 54.2% 2002
10 British Virgin Islands 53.7% 2002
11 Nicaragua 53.3% 2002
12 Mongolia 53.08% 2002
13 Sweden 52.87% 2002
14 Namibia 52.7% 2002
15 Saint Pierre and Miquelon 52.63% 1986
16 Maldives 52.58% 2002
17 Venezuela 52.53% 2002
18 Kiribati 52.5% 2002
19 Netherlands Antilles 52.14% 2002
20 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 51.99% 2002
21 Cape Verde 51.97% 2002
22 Uruguay 51.96% 2002
23 South Africa 51.87% 2002
24 Dominica 51.7% 2002
25 Guadeloupe 51.63% 1994
26 New Caledonia 51.61% 1991
=27 Colombia 51.58% 2002
=27 Aruba 51.58% 2002
29 Brazil 51.56% 2002
=30 Philippines 51.48% 2002
=30 Bermuda 51.48% 2001
32 Mexico 51.45% 2002
=33 Finland 51.43% 2002
=33 Trinidad and Tobago 51.43% 2002
35 Bangladesh 51.34% 2002
36 Lebanon 51.27% 2002
37 Belgium 51.26% 2002
38 Malaysia 51.25% 2002
39 Nauru 51.22% 1998
40 Botswana 51.2% 2002
41 Anguilla 51.07% 2002
42 Portugal 51.04% 2002
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 51.01% 2002
43 Ireland 50.87% 2002
44 Tunisia 50.83% 2002
45 Argentina 50.69% 2002
46 Panama 50.67% 2002
=47 Belize 50.61% 2002
=47 Sri Lanka 50.61% 2003
49 Algeria 50.53% 2002
50 Martinique 50.5% 1995
51 Libya 50.49% 2002
52 Costa Rica 50.46% 2002
=53 Swaziland 50.45% 2002
=53 Cayman Islands 50.45% 2001
=53 Iceland 50.45% 2002
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 50.45% 2002
56 Guyana 50.37% 2002
57 New Zealand 50.32% 2000
58 Fiji 50.27% 2001
=59 French Guiana 50.26% 1995
=59 Samoa 50.26% 2002
=59 Reunion 50.26% 1995
62 Luxembourg 50.24% 2002
63 Macau 50.23% 2002
64 Andorra 50.22% 2002
65 Bahrain 50.2% 2002
66 The Bahamas 50.11% 2002
67 Jamaica 50.09% 2002
68 Denmark 50.07% 2002
69 Moldova 50.03% 2002
70 Spain 50.01% 2002
71 Seychelles 49.94% 2002
=72 Armenia 49.79% 2002
=72 Tonga 49.79% 2002
74 Paraguay 49.78% 2002
75 Vanuatu 49.76% 2002
76 Barbados 49.73% 2002
77 Estonia 49.72% 2002
78 Cook Islands 49.71% 2000
79 Kuwait 49.68% 2002
80 Kyrgyzstan 49.67% 2002
81 Ecuador 49.63% 2002
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 49.61% 2002
82 Thailand 49.6% 2003
83 Niue 49.59% 2001
84 Belarus 49.56% 2002
European Union average (profile) 49.56% 2002
85 El Salvador 49.55% 2002
86 Marshall Islands 49.54% 2001
87 Virgin Islands 49.52% 1992
High income OECD countries average (profile) 49.49% 2002
88 Chile 49.48% 2003
89 Czech Republic 49.46% 2002
90 Qatar 49.45% 2002
91 Mauritius 49.4% 2002
92 Romania 49.39% 2002
Eurozone average (profile) 49.38% 2002
93 United Arab Emirates 49.37% 2002
94 Jordan 49.35% 2002
95 Croatia 49.33% 2002
96 Serbia and Montenegro 49.32% 2000
97 San Marino 49.29% 1999
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 49.28% 2002
98 Norway 49.27% 2002
Catholic countries average (profile) 49.25% 2002
99 Brunei 49.24% 2002
100 Kazakhstan 49.23% 2002
101 Turks and Caicos Islands 49.18% 2002
Europe average (profile) 49.15% 2002
NATO countries average (profile) 49.14% 2002
102 Slovakia 49.13% 2002
=103 Saint Helena 49.12% 1985
=103 France 49.12% 2002
105 Gibraltar 49.1% 2000
106 Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) 49% 1995
107 Hungary 48.98% 2002
108 Indonesia 48.97% 2002
109 Grenada 48.94% 2002
=110 Cyprus 48.93% 2002
=110 Japan 48.93% 2002
112 Madagascar 48.9% 1998
113 Georgia 48.88% 2002
114 Latvia 48.82% 2002
115 Hong Kong 48.8% 2002
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 48.79% 2002
Emerging markets average (profile) 48.72% 2002
=116 Ukraine 48.72% 2002
=116 United States 48.72% 2002
118 Slovenia 48.65% 2002
=119 Netherlands 48.55% 2002
=119 Uzbekistan 48.55% 2002
121 Canada 48.54% 2001
122 Greece 48.53% 2002
=123 Lithuania 48.52% 2002
=123 Montserrat 48.52% 2002
125 Italy 48.46% 2002
126 Malta 48.43% 2002
127 Monaco 48.37% 2000
128 Bolivia 48.33% 2002
129 Israel 48.32% 2002
130 Cuba 48.31% 2002
131 Albania 48.29% 2002
Former British colonies average (profile) 48.28% 2002
132 Germany 48.25% 2002
133 Palau 48.21% 2000
134 Burma 48.15% 2002
Non-religious countries average (profile) 48.12% 2002
135 Oman 48.1% 2002
136 Bulgaria 48.09% 2002
137 Australia 48.01% 2002
OPEC countries average (profile) 47.99% 2002
138 Singapore 47.94% 1994
139 Azerbaijan 47.93% 2002
140 Kenya 47.88% 2002
141 Poland 47.83% 2002
142 Haiti 47.8% 1996
143 Zimbabwe 47.52% 2003
144 Peru 47.5% 2002
145 Rwanda 47.49% 2002
146 Austria 47.46% 2002
147 Vietnam 47.42% 2002
148 South Korea 47.35% 2003
149 Egypt 47.3% 2002
150 Switzerland 47.25% 2002
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 47.25% 2002
151 Iran 47.23% 2002
152 Guatemala 47.04% 2002
South and Central Asia average (profile) 46.97% 2002
153 Syria 46.92% 2002
154 Tokelau 46.9% 1991
155 China 46.85% 2002
156 Saudi Arabia 46.34% 2002
157 Gabon 46.33% 1999
158 Tuvalu 46.16% 2001
159 American Samoa 46.12% 1991
=160 Sao Tome and Principe 45.41% 2001
=160 Bhutan 45.41% 2002
162 Cameroon 45.39% 2002
163 Zambia 45.19% 2002
Muslim countries average (profile) 45.05% 2002
164 Liechtenstein 44.98% 2002
165 Comoros 44.92% 2002
South Asia average (profile) 44.82% 2002
166 Tanzania 44.82% 1999
167 Tajikistan 44.8% 2002
168 Sudan 44.66% 2002
169 Morocco 44.52% 2002
=170 Ghana 44.51% 2003
=170 Uganda 44.51% 2002
172 Angola 44.18% 2001
173 Mauritania 44.08% 2002
174 Nigeria 43.79% 2002
175 Malawi 43.6% 2002
176 India 42.56% 2002
177 Burundi 42.4% 2002
178 Turkey 42.04% 2002
179 Nepal 41.87% 2002
180 Laos 41.85% 2002
181 Congo, Republic of the 41.66% 2001
182 Sierra Leone 41.6% 2000
183 Papua New Guinea 40.78% 2002
184 Senegal 40.62% 2002
185 The Gambia 40.61% 2002
186 Iraq 40.46% 2002
187 Liberia 40.43% 1999
188 Djibouti 40.41% 2003
189 Pakistan 39.98% 2002
190 Burkina Faso 39.93% 2002
191 Mozambique 39.64% 2002
Former French colonies average (profile) 39.4% 1998
192 Eritrea 39.25% 2002
193 Niger 38.86% 2002
194 Cambodia 38.38% 2002
195 Solomon Islands 37.64% 1994
196 Equatorial Guinea 36.41% 2001
197 Ethiopia 36.33% 2003
198 Cote d'Ivoire 35.63% 2001
199 Guinea-Bissau 35.45% 2000
200 Somalia 35.1% 1985
201 Mali 34.81% 2002
202 Democratic Republic of the Congo 34.32% 1999
203 Benin 31.51% 2002
204 Guinea 31.02% 2002
205 Togo 30.52% 1999
206 Yemen 30.13% 2002
207 Central African Republic 29.38% 1991
208 Afghanistan 25.38% 1995
209 Chad 24.84% 2002

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"Countries Compared by Education > Education enrolment by level > Percentage girls > Secondary level. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", Source: UNESCO UIS Data | UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Education/Education-enrolment-by-level/Percentage-girls/Secondary-level

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