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Education > High school repeaters > Female: Countries Compared

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

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Sao Tome and Principe 31.88 2008
2 Equatorial Guinea 30.42 2000
3 Burkina Faso 27.73 2008
4 Burundi 27.36 2007
5 Gabon 26.52 1995
6 Togo 25.36 2007
7 Congo, Republic of the 24.77 2008
8 Guinea 24.15 2008
9 Niger 20.79 2009
10 Guinea-Bissau 20.44 2000
11 Chad 19.09 2006
12 Central African Republic 18.77 2005
13 Brazil 18.3 2000
14 Mali 18 2008
15 Cape Verde 17.93 2008
16 Comoros 17.22 2008
17 Benin 16.67 2006
18 Democratic Republic of the Congo 16.55 2008
19 Portugal 16.21 1991
20 Cameroon 15.98 2008
21 Senegal 14.74 2008
22 Tunisia 14.51 2008
23 South Africa 13.73 2004
24 Lesotho 12.76 2007
25 Morocco 12.33 2008
26 Uruguay 12.28 2007
27 Mauritania 12.19 2008
28 Mozambique 12 2008
29 Antigua and Barbuda 11.97 2008
30 Malawi 11.88 2008
31 Argentina 11.78 2007
=32 Madagascar 11.44 2008
=32 Cote d'Ivoire 11.44 2008
34 Spain 11.34 1994
35 Libya 10.6 1983
36 Eritrea 10.58 2008
37 Haiti 10.51 1997
38 Mauritius 10.39 2008
39 Algeria 10.15 2007
40 Aruba 10.13 2008
41 Guyana 9.69 2008
42 Lebanon 9.22 2008
43 Thailand 8.92 2007
44 Dominica 8.7 2008
45 Namibia 8.61 2004
46 Rwanda 8.45 2008
47 Bangladesh 8.27 2007
48 Luxembourg 8.22 2008
49 Ethiopia 8.2 2008
50 Tonga 7.92 2006
51 Swaziland 7.86 2007
52 Costa Rica 7.82 2008
53 Nepal 7.71 2008
54 Ecuador 7.49 2008
55 Maldives 7.46 2006
56 Sierra Leone 7.12 2007
57 Iraq 6.52 2005
58 Brunei 6.45 2008
59 Kuwait 6.38 2008
60 Nicaragua 6.26 2008
61 France 6.18 2008
62 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 6.11 2005
63 Belgium 5.85 2008
64 Belize 5.65 2005
65 Zambia 5.62 2008
66 Honduras 5.46 2007
67 Djibouti 5.24 2008
68 Syria 4.9 2008
69 Peru 4.61 2008
70 Panama 4.5 2008
71 Turkey 4.46 2008
72 Bhutan 4.35 2009
73 Grenada 4.2 2008
74 The Gambia 4.09 2008
75 Tanzania 4.08 2006
76 India 4.06 2006
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 3.93 2007
77 Netherlands 3.92 2008
78 Saint Kitts and Nevis 3.45 2008
=79 El Salvador 3.44 2008
=79 Estonia 3.44 2008
81 Samoa 3.36 2004
82 Marshall Islands 3.21 2002
83 Bahrain 3.15 2008
84 United Arab Emirates 3.13 2007
85 Saudi Arabia 3.08 2008
86 Latvia 2.96 2008
87 Ghana 2.9 2002
88 Burma 2.82 2007
89 Fiji 2.78 2005
90 Bolivia 2.75 2007
91 Qatar 2.72 2008
92 Chile 2.57 2007
=93 Guatemala 2.55 2008
=93 Albania 2.55 2004
95 Sudan 2.44 2008
96 Turks and Caicos Islands 2.42 2005
97 Uganda 2.37 2008
98 Germany 2.26 2008
99 Venezuela 2.23 2008
100 Switzerland 2.22 2008
101 Hungary 2.19 2008
102 Italy 2.18 2007
=103 Colombia 2.13 2008
=103 Pakistan 2.13 2004
105 Malta 1.76 2007
106 Greece 1.74 2007
107 Russia 1.61 1994
108 Vanuatu 1.55 2006
109 Bulgaria 1.45 2008
110 Philippines 1.43 2007
111 Cambodia 1.41 2008
=112 Slovakia 1.33 2008
=112 Oman 1.33 2008
114 Romania 1.24 2008
115 Ireland 1.21 2008
116 Singapore 1.2 2008
117 Mexico 1.18 2008
118 East Timor 1.12 2008
119 Jordan 1.11 2008
=120 Liberia 0.96 2000
=120 Laos 0.96 2008
122 Denmark 0.86 2006
123 Dominican Republic 0.85 2008
124 New Zealand 0.8 1995
125 Israel 0.78 2008
126 Poland 0.76 2007
=127 Lithuania 0.74 2008
=127 Vietnam 0.74 2003
129 Trinidad and Tobago 0.68 2008
130 Czech Republic 0.65 2008
131 Botswana 0.63 2006
132 Cyprus 0.61 2008
=133 Paraguay 0.58 2007
=133 Azerbaijan 0.58 2008
=135 Serbia and Montenegro 0.54 2008
=135 Sri Lanka 0.54 2006
137 Jamaica 0.53 2008
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 0.472 2005
138 Tajikistan 0.39 2005
139 Cuba 0.37 2008
140 Indonesia 0.33 2008
=141 China 0.27 2008
=141 Croatia 0.27 2007
143 Saint Lucia 0.26 2008
144 Finland 0.25 2008
145 Georgia 0.21 2008
146 Slovenia 0.18 2006
147 Kiribati 0.12 1992
148 Malaysia 0.09 1999
149 Kyrgyzstan 0.08 2008
=150 Armenia 0.06 2008
=150 Kazakhstan 0.06 2009
152 Seychelles 0.03 2000
=153 Mongolia 0.02 2008
=153 Ukraine 0.02 2008
=153 Belarus 0.02 2007
156 Uzbekistan 0.01 2008
=157 Monaco 0.0 2001
=157 Afghanistan 0.0 1998
=157 Liechtenstein 0.0 2008
=157 Barbados 0.0 2003
=157 Gibraltar 0.0 2000
=157 Australia 0.0 2003
=157 Tuvalu 0.0 1991
=157 Moldova 0.0 2008
=157 Suriname 0.0 2003
=157 United Kingdom 0.0 1991
=157 The Bahamas 0.0 2008
=157 Solomon Islands 0.0 2003
=157 San Marino 0.0 2008
=157 Cayman Islands 0.0 2008
=157 Sweden 0.0 2008
=157 Austria 0.0 2008
=157 Japan 0.0 1994

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > High school repeaters > Female. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Education/High-school-repeaters/Female

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Interesting observations about Education > High school repeaters > Female

  • All of the top 5 countries by high school repeaters > female are Sub-Saharan African.
  • 14 of the top 18 countries by high school repeaters > female are Hot countries.
  • Sao Tome and Principe has had the highest high school repeaters > female since 2004.
  • 7 of the top 12 countries by high school repeaters > female are Former French colonies'.
  • Burkina Faso has ranked in the top 2 for high school repeaters > female since 2004.
  • 2 of the top 4 countries by high school repeaters > female are Landlocked.
  • Congo, Republic of the has ranked in the top 3 for high school repeaters > female since 2001.
  • Afghanistan ranked last for high school repeaters > female amongst South Asia in 1998.
  • 6 of the top 16 countries by high school repeaters > female are Muslim.
  • Bangladesh ranked first for high school repeaters > female amongst South and Central Asia in 2007.
  • Mali has ranked in the top 6 for high school repeaters > female since 1991.
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