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Education > Elementary (primary) school > Gender parity index: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Country's gender parity index in primary, or elementary, school. For countries with a rating of over 1, more females are enrolled while countries with a rating under 1 have more males enrolled. .

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Tokelau 1.3 2003
2 Montserrat 1.12 2007
3 Cayman Islands 1.07 2011
4 Senegal 1.07 2011
5 Nauru 1.06 2008
6 Mauritania 1.06 2011
7 Guyana 1.04 2011
8 Hong Kong 1.04 2011
9 Turks and Caicos Islands 1.04 2005
10 Malawi 1.04 2011
11 Puerto Rico 1.04 2011
12 China 1.04 2011
13 Kiribati 1.04 2009
14 Samoa 1.04 2011
15 Gambia 1.03 2011
16 Kuwait 1.03 2008
17 United Arab Emirates 1.03 2006
18 Tanzania 1.03 2012
19 Palau 1.03 2007
20 Georgia 1.03 2011
21 Cook Islands 1.03 2011
22 Rwanda 1.03 2011
23 Armenia 1.02 2010
24 The Bahamas 1.02 2010
25 Saint Kitts and Nevis 1.02 2011
26 American Samoa 1.02 1991
27 Uganda 1.02 2011
28 Indonesia 1.02 2011
29 Republic of Macedonia 1.01 2010
30 Bhutan 1.01 2012
31 Luxembourg 1.01 2010
32 Federated States of Micronesia 1.01 2007
33 Brunei 1.01 2011
34 Ukraine 1.01 2011
35 Bosnia and Herzegovina 1.01 2011
36 Liechtenstein 1.01 2011
37 Malta 1.01 2010
38 Burundi 1 2011
39 Iceland 1 2010
=40 Israel 1 2010
=40 Seychelles 1 2011
42 New Zealand 1 2010
43 Montenegro 1 2012
44 Denmark 1 2010
45 Norway 1 2010
46 Russia 1 2009
47 Mauritius 1 1998
48 Fiji 1 2011
49 Belarus 1 2011
50 Burma 1 2010
51 Japan 1 2010
52 Greece 1 2010
53 Cyprus 1 2010
54 Czech Republic 1 2011
55 Croatia 1 2010
56 Anguilla 0.999 2008
57 Kazakhstan 0.999 2012
58 Malaysia 0.999 2005
59 India 0.999 2010
60 Ecuador 0.998 2011
61 Canada 0.998 2009
62 Honduras 0.997 2011
63 Ireland 0.997 2011
64 Bulgaria 0.997 2010
65 Belgium 0.997 2010
66 Jordan 0.996 2010
67 Switzerland 0.996 2011
68 Serbia 0.996 2011
69 Sweden 0.996 2011
70 Germany 0.995 2010
71 Slovenia 0.995 2011
72 Saudi Arabia 0.995 2011
73 Latvia 0.995 2011
74 France 0.995 2011
75 Australia 0.994 2010
=76 United Kingdom 0.994 2010
=76 Spain 0.994 2011
78 French Guiana 0.994 1996
79 Zambia 0.994 2011
80 Austria 0.993 2011
81 Peru 0.993 2011
82 Finland 0.993 2011
83 Hungary 0.992 2011
84 Bahrain 0.992 2006
85 Moldova 0.992 2011
86 Slovakia 0.992 2011
87 Mexico 0.991 2011
88 Palestine 0.991 2011
89 United States 0.991 2010
90 Dominica 0.991 2011
91 Netherlands 0.991 2010
92 Poland 0.99 2010
93 Costa Rica 0.99 2011
94 Romania 0.989 2010
95 Turkey 0.988 2010
96 Iran 0.988 2011
97 Syria 0.988 2011
98 Estonia 0.988 2010
99 Thailand 0.988 2009
100 San Marino 0.988 2011
101 Marshall Islands 0.987 2011
102 South Korea 0.987 2010
103 Sri Lanka 0.987 2011
104 Kyrgyzstan 0.987 2011
105 Bolivia 0.986 2010
106 Italy 0.986 2010
107 Namibia 0.986 2010
108 Solomon Islands 0.985 2010
109 Barbados 0.984 2011
110 Lithuania 0.984 2011
111 Maldives 0.984 2011
112 Madagascar 0.983 2011
113 Oman 0.982 2011
114 Cuba 0.982 2011
115 Argentina 0.982 2010
116 Haiti 0.982 1998
117 Qatar 0.981 2011
118 Netherlands Antilles 0.981 2002
119 Azerbaijan 0.981 2011
120 Nicaragua 0.98 2010
121 Equatorial Guinea 0.979 2011
122 Bermuda 0.979 2011
=123 Philippines 0.978 2009
=123 Reunion 0.978 1994
125 Kenya 0.977 2009
126 Mongolia 0.977 2011
127 Saint Lucia 0.977 2011
128 Albania 0.976 2003
129 Macau 0.976 2008
130 French Polynesia 0.975 1996
131 Panama 0.974 2011
132 Martinique 0.974 1996
133 Venezuela 0.974 2011
134 Portugal 0.973 2010
135 Zimbabwe 0.972 1996
136 Sao Tome and Principe 0.972 2012
137 Gabon 0.971 2011
138 Lebanon 0.971 2011
139 Uzbekistan 0.971 2011
140 Chile 0.968 2011
141 Guadeloupe 0.968 1994
142 Uruguay 0.967 2010
143 Lesotho 0.967 2011
144 Grenada 0.966 2010
145 Trinidad and Tobago 0.966 2010
146 Botswana 0.965 2009
147 Colombia 0.965 2011
148 Tunisia 0.964 2011
149 Guatemala 0.963 2010
150 Tonga 0.963 2007
151 East Timor 0.962 2011
152 Tajikistan 0.961 2011
153 Libya 0.959 2006
154 Paraguay 0.959 2010
155 South Africa 0.958 2009
156 Suriname 0.956 2011
157 El Salvador 0.954 2011
158 Jamaica 0.953 2010
159 Tuvalu 0.953 2006
160 Vanuatu 0.952 2010
161 Aruba 0.949 2011
162 Morocco 0.948 2012
163 Cambodia 0.947 2011
164 Burkina Faso 0.946 2012
165 Ghana 0.945 2012
166 Egypt 0.943 2011
167 Algeria 0.943 2011
168 Vietnam 0.942 2011
169 Brazil 0.941 2005
170 British Virgin Islands 0.939 2010
171 Laos 0.939 2011
172 Guinea-Bissau 0.938 2010
173 Antigua and Barbuda 0.934 2011
174 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 0.93 2010
175 Sierra Leone 0.928 2011
176 Cape Verde 0.922 2011
177 Belize 0.922 2011
178 Togo 0.919 2012
179 Liberia 0.913 2011
180 Nigeria 0.91 2010
181 Mozambique 0.91 2012
182 Ethiopia 0.909 2011
183 Dominican Republic 0.905 2011
184 Swaziland 0.898 2011
185 Djibouti 0.894 2012
186 Papua New Guinea 0.892 2008
187 Niue 0.89 2005
188 Mali 0.882 2011
189 Benin 0.875 2011
190 Cameroon 0.868 2011
191 Democratic Republic of the Congo 0.866 2011
192 Nepal 0.861 2002
193 Guinea 0.851 2012
194 Niger 0.848 2012
195 Comoros 0.847 2011
196 Bangladesh 0.844 1990
197 Iraq 0.843 2007
198 Cote d'Ivoire 0.833 2011
199 Eritrea 0.826 2011
200 Pakistan 0.823 2011
201 Yemen 0.816 2011
202 Angola 0.813 2010
203 Chad 0.746 2011
204 Central African Republic 0.725 2011
205 Afghanistan 0.71 2011
206 Somalia 0.55 2007

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"All countries compared for Education > Elementary (primary) school > Gender parity index", United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Education/Elementary-(primary)-school/Gender-parity-index

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