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Education > Participation > Children out of school > Elementary > Female: 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 4.63 million 2007
2 Pakistan 4.2 million 2008
3 India 3.78 million 2007
4 Democratic Republic of the Congo 2.92 million 1999
South Asia average (profile) 2.43 million 2006
5 Sudan 1.68 million 2000
6 China 1.58 million 1997
7 Ethiopia 1.55 million 2008
8 Afghanistan 1.07 million 1993
9 Bangladesh 914,530 2008
10 United States 769,923 2008
11 Cote d'Ivoire 700,253 2003
12 Niger 636,080 2009
13 Indonesia 574,040 1997
14 Nepal 526,139 2000
15 Kenya 524,454 2008
16 Mozambique 485,601 2008
17 Burkina Faso 473,232 2009
18 Angola 433,604 1998
19 Iraq 409,534 2005
20 Philippines 406,556 2008
21 Brazil 392,879 2008
22 Chad 380,429 2003
23 Ghana 377,761 2008
24 Vietnam 369,545 2001
25 Thailand 329,688 2008
26 Mali 315,748 2008
27 Haiti 286,881 1997
28 Russia 275,908 1995
29 Saudi Arabia 259,390 2008
30 Cameroon 254,582 2008
31 Guinea 244,946 2008
32 Senegal 232,611 2008
33 South Africa 219,409 2007
34 Morocco 217,386 2008
35 Turkey 214,090 2008
36 Eritrea 186,710 2008
37 Tanzania 178,786 2006
38 Central African Republic 148,184 2008
39 Colombia 138,088 2008
40 Cambodia 131,368 2008
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 127,978.38 1996
41 Papua New Guinea 126,609 1990
42 Venezuela 122,684 2008
43 Uzbekistan 113,972 2008
44 Dominican Republic 102,993 2008
45 Zimbabwe 102,804 2006
46 Congo, Republic of the 101,526 2006
47 Togo 98,956 2007
48 Syria 95,359 2000
49 Benin 91,247 2008
50 Algeria 87,562 2008
51 Ukraine 81,242 2008
52 Malawi 79,773 2008
53 Laos 76,419 2008
54 Liberia 75,262 2000
55 Burundi 67,091 2007
56 Malaysia 62,722 2007
57 Guatemala 55,105 2008
58 Guinea-Bissau 52,553 2000
59 Poland 49,320 2007
60 Uganda 49,053 2008
61 Oman 48,036 2008
62 Mauritania 47,588 2008
63 Lesotho 46,969 2007
64 Chile 45,709 2007
65 Peru 43,272 2008
66 Paraguay 38,289 2007
67 Jamaica 34,842 2008
68 Djibouti 33,820 2008
69 The Gambia 33,174 2008
70 Bolivia 31,822 2007
71 Zambia 31,806 2008
72 Costa Rica 25,478 1991
73 Lebanon 24,937 2008
74 Nicaragua 24,341 2008
Eurozone average (profile) 24,061.74 1996
75 Jordan 23,176 2008
76 Mexico 22,621 2008
77 East Timor 22,445 2008
NATO countries average (profile) 22,031 2006
78 Australia 21,925 2008
79 Rwanda 21,679 2008
80 Czech Republic 20,364 2006
81 Kyrgyzstan 18,627 2008
82 Gabon 18,586 2001
83 Swaziland 17,509 2007
84 Sweden 17,272 2008
85 El Salvador 14,834 2008
86 Tajikistan 14,744 2008
87 France 14,687 2008
88 Italy 14,375 2007
89 Romania 14,313 2008
90 Equatorial Guinea 13,652 2003
91 Comoros 13,503 2000
92 Botswana 13,475 2006
93 Solomon Islands 12,167 2007
94 Namibia 12,092 2008
95 Germany 11,373 2004
96 Albania 10,668 2004
97 Georgia 10,426 2007
98 Honduras 9,390 2008
99 Azerbaijan 9,332 2008
100 Hungary 8,887 2008
European Union average (profile) 8,843.39 2007
101 Israel 8,553 2008
102 Netherlands 8,541 2008
103 Kuwait 8,010 2008
104 Moldova 7,914 2008
105 Belarus 7,018 2008
106 Finland 6,925 2008
107 Denmark 6,350 2007
108 Cape Verde 5,988 2008
109 Serbia and Montenegro 5,917 2008
110 Fiji 5,730 2008
111 Bhutan 5,099 2009
112 Ireland 4,525 2008
113 Portugal 4,394 2007
114 Austria 3,939 1999
115 Belgium 3,928 2008
116 Canada 3,882 2000
117 Mauritius 3,808 2008
118 Uruguay 3,285 2007
119 Suriname 3,141 2008
120 Bulgaria 3,129 2008
121 Trinidad and Tobago 3,088 2008
122 Armenia 3,067 2007
123 Madagascar 2,971 2007
124 Panama 2,952 2008
125 Lithuania 2,860 2008
126 Ecuador 2,751 1999
127 Spain 2,638 2008
128 Norway 2,564 2008
129 Cuba 2,355 2008
130 Kazakhstan 1,684 2009
131 Marshall Islands 1,446 2007
132 Sao Tome and Principe 1,383 1999
133 Slovenia 1,381 2008
134 United Arab Emirates 1,380 2007
135 Sri Lanka 1,371 2008
136 Japan 1,354.88 1995
137 The Bahamas 1,261 2008
138 Switzerland 1,239 2008
139 United Kingdom 1,229 2008
140 Estonia 1,202 2008
141 Latvia 1,199 1999
142 Malta 1,098 2007
143 Maldives 1,012 2008
144 Dominica 969 2008
145 Antigua and Barbuda 772 2008
146 Qatar 733 2003
147 Mongolia 727 2008
148 Saint Lucia 725 2008
149 Guyana 723 2008
150 Brunei 543 2008
151 Vanuatu 483 2005
152 Greece 469 2007
153 New Zealand 451 2008
154 Bahrain 445 2008
155 Tonga 402 2004
156 Cayman Islands 388 2008
157 Cyprus 358 2008
158 Iceland 330 2008
159 Luxembourg 297 2008
160 Tunisia 251 2007
161 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 231 2005
162 Turks and Caicos Islands 199 2005
163 Seychelles 189 2003
164 Croatia 106 2007
165 Liechtenstein 83 2008
166 Grenada 65 2008
167 Saint Kitts and Nevis 54 2005
168 Aruba 50 2008
169 Palau 46 2000
170 Samoa 35 2007
171 Belize 25 2008

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Participation > Children out of school > Elementary > 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/Participation/Children-out-of-school/Elementary/Female

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