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Education > Elementary school repeaters > All: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Repeaters in primary school are the number of students enrolled in the same grade as in the previous year, as a percentage of all students enrolled in primary school.".

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Gabon 34.41 2003
2 Burundi 33.75 2008
3 Angola 29.49 1998
4 Central African Republic 25.62 2008
5 Comoros 24.43 2008
6 Equatorial Guinea 24.27 2007
7 Sao Tome and Principe 24.22 2008
8 Togo 23.73 2007
9 Congo, Republic of the 22.4 2008
10 Chad 21.8 2007
11 Lesotho 20.99 2007
12 Malawi 20.07 2008
13 Madagascar 19.66 2008
14 Guinea-Bissau 18.7 2006
15 Brazil 18.67 2005
16 Namibia 18.11 2008
=17 Swaziland 18.04 2007
=17 Cote d'Ivoire 18.04 2008
19 Rwanda 17.7 2008
20 Suriname 17.21 2008
21 Haiti 16.91 1997
22 Laos 16.82 2008
23 Cameroon 16.8 2008
24 Nepal 16.75 2008
25 Guinea 15.44 2008
26 Eritrea 15.41 2008
27 Democratic Republic of the Congo 15.34 2008
28 Benin 14.3 2008
29 Mali 14.22 2008
30 Vanuatu 13.56 2007
Former French colonies average (profile) 13.24 2006
31 Bangladesh 13.15 2008
32 Netherlands Antilles 12.63 2003
=33 East Timor 12.45 2008
=33 Guatemala 12.45 2008
35 Morocco 11.89 2008
36 Cape Verde 11.59 2008
37 Cambodia 11.25 2008
38 Nicaragua 11.05 2008
39 Uganda 10.95 2008
40 Djibouti 10.57 2008
41 Burkina Faso 10.52 2008
42 Portugal 10.19 2005
43 Sierra Leone 9.94 2007
44 Libya 9.58 1983
45 Thailand 9.21 2007
46 Lebanon 8.77 2008
47 Solomon Islands 8.66 1994
48 Tunisia 8.46 2008
49 Belize 8.22 2008
50 Iraq 7.97 2005
51 South Africa 7.96 2007
52 Algeria 7.8 2008
53 Senegal 7.68 2008
54 Syria 7.46 2008
55 Aruba 7.44 2008
56 Bermuda 7.4 1975
57 Peru 7.17 2008
58 Costa Rica 7.04 2008
59 Uruguay 6.96 2007
60 Liberia 6.67 2008
61 Bhutan 6.6 2009
62 Trinidad and Tobago 6.59 2008
63 Ghana 6.51 2008
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 6.2 2007
64 Argentina 6.13 2007
Religious countries average (profile) 6.12 2005
65 El Salvador 6.1 2008
South Asia average (profile) 5.99 2008
66 Zambia 5.88 2008
67 Kenya 5.83 2005
68 Antigua and Barbuda 5.61 2008
69 Mozambique 5.51 2008
70 The Gambia 5.42 2008
71 Honduras 5.3 2008
72 Panama 5.29 2008
73 Tonga 5.18 2006
74 Niger 5.05 2009
75 Ethiopia 4.96 2008
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 4.9 2007
76 Palau 4.69 2004
77 Botswana 4.67 2006
78 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 4.56 2008
79 Pakistan 4.42 2008
80 Maldives 4.33 2008
81 Tanzania 4.22 2007
South and Central Asia average (profile) 4.21 2008
82 France 4.17 2000
83 Paraguay 4.06 2007
84 Mauritius 4 2008
85 Dominica 3.87 2008
86 Luxembourg 3.82 2008
87 New Zealand 3.79 1992
88 Sudan 3.68 2009
89 Mexico 3.6 2008
90 Colombia 3.47 2008
=91 Dominican Republic 3.45 2008
=91 India 3.45 2007
93 Belgium 3.39 2008
94 Venezuela 3.37 2008
=95 Saudi Arabia 3.31 2008
=95 Latvia 3.31 2008
Emerging markets average (profile) 3.18 2007
97 Jamaica 3.05 2008
98 Slovakia 2.96 2008
99 Turks and Caicos Islands 2.93 2005
100 Indonesia 2.91 2008
101 Nigeria 2.89 2007
102 Grenada 2.88 2008
103 Bolivia 2.49 2007
104 Ecuador 2.47 2008
105 Saint Lucia 2.4 2008
106 Chile 2.39 2007
107 Philippines 2.31 2007
108 Netherlands 2.18 1985
109 Albania 2.15 2004
110 Turkey 2.13 2008
111 Mauritania 1.99 2008
112 Bahrain 1.95 2008
113 United Arab Emirates 1.88 2007
114 Bulgaria 1.82 2008
115 Hungary 1.73 2008
116 Romania 1.71 2008
117 Fiji 1.69 2008
118 Saint Kitts and Nevis 1.54 2008
=119 Israel 1.48 2008
=119 Switzerland 1.48 2008
NATO countries average (profile) 1.43 2006
Eurozone average (profile) 1.35 2007
121 Germany 1.27 2008
122 Samoa 1.23 2007
European Union average (profile) 1.11 2007
123 Oman 1.11 2008
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 1.05 1999
124 Vietnam 1.03 2006
125 Kuwait 0.92 2007
126 European Union 0.91 2007
127 Estonia 0.89 2008
=128 Brunei 0.82 2008
=128 Malta 0.82 2007
=128 Sri Lanka 0.82 2008
131 Guyana 0.73 2008
132 Poland 0.71 2007
133 Ireland 0.69 2008
=134 Greece 0.67 2007
=134 Lithuania 0.67 2008
=136 Qatar 0.63 2008
=136 Czech Republic 0.63 2008
138 Serbia and Montenegro 0.62 2008
139 Jordan 0.59 2008
140 Slovenia 0.57 2008
141 Cuba 0.54 2008
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 0.505 2008
142 Burma 0.45 2008
143 Cyprus 0.44 2008
144 Russia 0.43 2008
145 Finland 0.41 2008
146 Singapore 0.31 2008
=147 Georgia 0.3 2008
=147 Azerbaijan 0.3 2008
=149 China 0.29 2008
=149 Croatia 0.29 2007
151 Tajikistan 0.25 2008
=152 Italy 0.24 2007
=152 Kiribati 0.24 1997
154 Mongolia 0.18 2008
155 Armenia 0.17 2007
156 Ukraine 0.12 2008
157 Kyrgyzstan 0.1 2008
=158 Bosnia and Herzegovina 0.08 2008
=158 Moldova 0.08 2008
160 Kazakhstan 0.07 2009
161 Belarus 0.04 2008
162 Uzbekistan 0.01 2008
=163 Canada 0.0 2006
=163 Monaco 0.0 2004
=163 Afghanistan 0.0 2008
=163 Norway 0.0 2008
=163 Liechtenstein 0.0 2008
=163 Malaysia 0.0 1993
=163 Tuvalu 0.0 1994
=163 Denmark 0.0 2007
=163 Papua New Guinea 0.0 1995
=163 Zimbabwe 0.0 1992
=163 United Kingdom 0.0 2008
=163 The Bahamas 0.0 2008
=163 Spain 0.0 2008
=163 San Marino 0.0 2008
=163 Somalia 0.0 1975
=163 Cayman Islands 0.0 2008
=163 United States 0.0 2008
=163 Sweden 0.0 2008
=163 Austria 0.0 2008
=163 Japan 0.0 1995
=163 Seychelles 0.0 1994
=163 Iceland 0.0 2008

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