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Education > Participation > Children out of school > Elementary: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Children out of school are the number of primary-school-age children not enrolled in primary or secondary school.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Nigeria 8.65 million 2007
2 Pakistan 7.26 million 2008
3 Democratic Republic of the Congo 5.77 million 1999
4 India 5.56 million 2007
South Asia average (profile) 4.05 million 2006
5 China 3.54 million 1997
6 Sudan 3.19 million 2000
7 Ethiopia 2.73 million 2008
8 Bangladesh 2.02 million 2008
9 Afghanistan 1.87 million 1993
10 United States 1.71 million 2008
11 Cote d'Ivoire 1.22 million 2003
12 Niger 1.15 million 2009
13 Kenya 1.09 million 2008
14 Philippines 961,298 2008
15 Burkina Faso 865,678 2009
16 Mozambique 863,325 2008
Emerging markets average (profile) 862,541.25 2007
17 Nepal 847,122 2000
18 Angola 799,737 1998
19 Ghana 791,961 2008
20 Brazil 681,858 2008
21 Thailand 650,919 2008
22 Chad 593,762 2003
23 Haiti 576,918 1997
24 Iraq 572,196 2005
25 Russia 571,183 1995
26 Vietnam 512,867 2001
27 Mali 505,791 2008
28 South Africa 503,390 2007
29 Saudi Arabia 503,376 2008
30 Senegal 480,870 2008
31 Guinea 419,927 2008
32 Morocco 365,573 2008
33 Turkey 361,419 2008
34 Eritrea 359,375 2008
35 Cameroon 337,642 2008
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 322,416 2007
36 Indonesia 311,660 2008
37 Colombia 284,987 2008
38 Venezuela 263,698 2008
39 Malawi 234,764 2008
40 Cambodia 230,428 2008
41 Central African Republic 227,507 2008
42 Zimbabwe 223,637 2006
43 Papua New Guinea 221,724 1990
44 Dominican Republic 219,759 2008
45 Uzbekistan 209,644 2008
46 Congo, Republic of the 192,470 2006
47 Uganda 182,596 2008
48 Ukraine 170,248 2008
49 Algeria 155,792 2008
50 Togo 142,628 2007
51 Laos 141,619 2008
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 135,817.18 2007
52 Malaysia 125,312 2007
53 Mauritania 111,424 2008
54 Poland 109,138 2007
55 Liberia 108,683 2000
56 Oman 101,944 2008
57 Lesotho 100,720 2007
58 Benin 98,602 2008
59 Peru 97,127 2008
High income OECD countries average (profile) 90,771.23 2007
60 Guinea-Bissau 88,949 2000
61 Chile 86,903 2007
62 Zambia 81,688 2008
63 Paraguay 79,139 2007
64 Guatemala 78,222 2008
65 The Gambia 72,814 2008
66 Syria 70,818 2002
67 Bolivia 70,386 2007
68 Jamaica 65,823 2008
69 Djibouti 63,867 2008
70 Mexico 61,240 2008
71 Rwanda 60,070 2008
72 Australia 54,848 2008
73 Jordan 53,149 2008
74 Nicaragua 52,952 2008
75 Lebanon 49,566 2008
76 Czech Republic 48,699 2006
77 East Timor 42,873 2008
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 42,322.75 2007
78 Costa Rica 41,790 1996
79 El Salvador 38,077 2008
80 Kyrgyzstan 37,833 2008
81 Gabon 37,071 2001
82 Swaziland 36,840 2007
83 Argentina 35,465 2005
NATO countries average (profile) 34,885.95 2007
84 Namibia 33,682 2008
85 Sweden 33,098 2008
86 France 33,007 2008
87 Tanzania 32,731 2008
88 Botswana 31,506 2006
89 Honduras 30,968 2008
90 Romania 30,187 2008
91 Solomon Islands 25,579 2007
92 Equatorial Guinea 24,561 2003
93 Albania 22,557 2004
94 Comoros 22,245 2000
95 Israel 21,914 2008
96 Italy 19,018 2007
97 Belarus 18,838 2008
98 Madagascar 18,776 2007
European Union average (profile) 18,196.75 2007
99 Hungary 18,182 2008
100 Tajikistan 16,809 2008
101 Azerbaijan 16,499 2008
102 Denmark 16,343 2007
103 Moldova 15,389 2008
104 Kuwait 14,384 2008
105 Finland 14,007 2008
106 Ireland 13,259 2008
107 Canada 12,763 2000
108 Netherlands 12,705 2008
109 Serbia and Montenegro 12,479 2008
110 Ecuador 12,367 2007
111 Bhutan 11,565 2009
112 Fiji 11,464 2008
113 Cape Verde 11,460 2008
114 Austria 9,979 1999
115 Belgium 9,899 2008
Eurozone average (profile) 9,012.93 2007
116 Sri Lanka 8,387 2008
117 Armenia 8,373 2007
118 Mauritius 8,218 2008
119 Uruguay 7,008 2007
120 Burundi 6,854 2008
121 Bulgaria 6,767 2008
122 United Kingdom 6,643 2008
123 Portugal 6,282 2007
124 Kazakhstan 6,145 2009
125 Suriname 6,031 2008
126 Trinidad and Tobago 5,926 2008
127 Norway 5,729 2008
128 Lithuania 5,451 2008
129 Tunisia 4,748 2008
130 Panama 4,560 2008
131 Switzerland 4,287 2008
132 Cuba 4,202 2008
133 Germany 4,196 2007
134 Spain 3,890 2008
135 The Bahamas 2,980 2008
136 Marshall Islands 2,954 2007
137 Georgia 2,859 2008
138 Slovenia 2,772 2008
139 United Arab Emirates 2,608 2007
140 Estonia 2,592 2008
141 Dominica 2,503 2008
142 Greece 2,409 2007
143 Malta 2,403 2007
144 Croatia 2,145 2007
145 Latvia 2,117 1999
146 Mongolia 1,826 2008
147 New Zealand 1,823 2008
148 Maldives 1,587 2008
149 Guyana 1,481 2008
150 Saint Lucia 1,383 2008
151 Antigua and Barbuda 1,289 2008
152 Brunei 1,157 2008
153 Qatar 963 2003
154 Luxembourg 903 2008
155 Iceland 722 2008
156 Japan 695 2008
157 Vanuatu 673 2005
158 Bahrain 607 2008
159 Samoa 588 2007
160 Cyprus 571 2008
161 Cayman Islands 523 2008
162 Netherlands Antilles 505 2003
163 Sao Tome and Principe 409 2009
164 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 355 2008
165 Saint Kitts and Nevis 284 2005
166 Liechtenstein 208 2008
167 Grenada 207 2008
168 Belize 135 2008
169 Tonga 120 2006
170 Aruba 74 2008
171 Palau 61 2000
172 Seychelles 43 2004
173 Kiribati 37 2002
=174 Turks and Caicos Islands 0.0 2007
=174 Tuvalu 0.0 2007
=174 Bermuda 0.0 2007

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COUNTRIES COVERED
Female 171
Male 172

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