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Education > Participation > School enrollment > Secondary > % gross: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Gross enrollment ratio is the ratio of total enrollment, regardless of age, to the population of the age group that officially corresponds to the level of education shown. Secondary education completes the provision of basic education that began at the primary level, and aims at laying the foundations for lifelong learning and human development, by offering more subject- or skill-oriented instruction using more specialized teachers.".

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Monaco 153.38% 2009
2 Australia 149.29% 2008
3 Netherlands 120.67% 2008
4 Spain 119.92% 2008
5 Denmark 119.21% 2007
6 New Zealand 118.54% 2008
7 Ireland 114.95% 2008
8 Antigua and Barbuda 114.31% 2008
9 France 113.2% 2008
10 Norway 111.58% 2008
11 Finland 110.3% 2008
12 Iceland 110.13% 2008
13 Seychelles 109.78% 2008
14 Liechtenstein 108.36% 2008
15 Belgium 108.34% 2008
16 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 108.2% 2008
17 Grenada 107.69% 2008
18 Azerbaijan 105.62% 2008
High income OECD countries average (profile) 105.26% 2007
19 Dominica 104.85% 2008
Eurozone average (profile) 103.77% 2007
20 Sweden 103.5% 2008
21 Tonga 102.74% 2006
Non-religious countries average (profile) 102.16% 2006
22 Guyana 102.07% 2008
23 Greece 101.78% 2007
European Union average (profile) 101.75% 2007
24 Germany 101.7% 2008
25 Uzbekistan 101.4% 2008
26 Canada 101.34% 2006
27 Portugal 101.31% 2007
NATO countries average (profile) 101.28% 2007
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 101.01% 2007
28 Japan 100.89% 2008
29 Brazil 100.79% 2008
30 Austria 100.04% 2008
31 Italy 99.88% 2007
32 Poland 99.82% 2007
Europe average (profile) 99.42% 2007
33 Estonia 99.34% 2008
34 United Kingdom 98.99% 2008
35 Lithuania 98.98% 2008
36 Cyprus 98.33% 2008
37 Malta 98.07% 2007
38 Latvia 98.01% 2008
39 Hungary 97.42% 2008
40 Palau 96.91% 2007
41 Slovenia 96.85% 2008
42 Bahrain 96.8% 2008
43 Brunei 96.74% 2008
44 Switzerland 96.11% 2008
45 Luxembourg 95.99% 2008
46 Belarus 95.28% 2007
47 Mongolia 95.13% 2008
48 South Africa 95.07% 2007
49 Kazakhstan 94.91% 2009
50 Czech Republic 94.89% 2008
51 Aruba 94.8% 2008
52 Saudi Arabia 94.56% 2008
53 Ukraine 94.45% 2008
Cold countries average (profile) 94.38% 2006
54 United States 94.11% 2008
55 United Arab Emirates 93.77% 2007
56 Saint Kitts and Nevis 93.65% 2005
57 Croatia 93.6% 2007
58 Libya 93.48% 2006
59 The Bahamas 93.3% 2008
60 Qatar 93.25% 2008
61 Saint Lucia 93.2% 2008
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 93.08% 2008
62 Slovakia 92.13% 2008
63 Uruguay 92% 2007
64 Tunisia 91.83% 2008
65 Romania 91.55% 2008
66 Cuba 91.42% 2008
67 Jamaica 91.24% 2008
68 Netherlands Antilles 91.07% 2003
69 Chile 90.6% 2007
70 Colombia 90.58% 2008
71 Bosnia and Herzegovina 90.17% 2008
72 Georgia 90.02% 2008
73 Israel 89.98% 2008
74 Mexico 89.86% 2008
75 Kuwait 89.82% 2008
76 Costa Rica 89.2% 2008
77 Peru 89.05% 2008
78 Trinidad and Tobago 88.82% 2008
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 88.69% 2003
79 Bulgaria 88.64% 2008
80 Serbia and Montenegro 88.53% 2008
81 Jordan 88.22% 2008
82 Armenia 88.13% 2008
83 Oman 88.12% 2008
84 Cayman Islands 87.86% 2008
85 Moldova 87.72% 2008
86 Mauritius 87.58% 2008
87 Sri Lanka 87% 2004
88 Kiribati 86.61% 2007
89 Turks and Caicos Islands 85.98% 2005
Catholic countries average (profile) 85.89% 2003
90 Kyrgyzstan 85.09% 2008
91 Argentina 84.94% 2007
92 Russia 84.81% 2008
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 84.78% 2007
Emerging markets average (profile) 84.52% 2007
93 Bermuda 84.5% 2006
94 Tajikistan 84.43% 2008
95 Tuvalu 84.37% 2001
96 Maldives 83.65% 2006
97 Algeria 83.22% 2005
98 Philippines 82.46% 2008
99 Turkey 81.96% 2008
100 Bolivia 81.85% 2007
101 Lebanon 81.55% 2008
102 Venezuela 81.13% 2008
103 Fiji 80.89% 2008
104 Botswana 80.17% 2006
OPEC countries average (profile) 78.87% 2005
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 78.52% 2007
105 Samoa 78.26% 2005
106 Barbados 77.88% 1971
107 Albania 77.71% 2004
108 China 76.09% 2008
109 Ecuador 75.69% 2008
110 Suriname 75.37% 2008
111 Belize 75% 2008
112 Dominican Republic 74.9% 2008
113 Indonesia 74.38% 2008
114 Thailand 74.31% 2008
115 Syria 73.96% 2008
116 Panama 71.23% 2008
Former British colonies average (profile) 70.33% 2002
Religious countries average (profile) 69.04% 2005
117 Malaysia 68.19% 2007
118 Nicaragua 67.91% 2008
119 Cape Verde 67.73% 2004
120 Vietnam 66.9% 2001
121 Marshall Islands 66.4% 2007
122 Namibia 65.77% 2008
123 Paraguay 65.72% 2007
124 Honduras 64.53% 2008
125 El Salvador 63.56% 2008
South and Central Asia average (profile) 63.39% 2006
126 Bhutan 61.71% 2009
Muslim countries average (profile) 58.42% 2003
127 Kenya 58.33% 2008
128 India 57.03% 2007
129 Guatemala 56.57% 2008
130 Morocco 55.85% 2007
131 Ghana 55.16% 2008
132 East Timor 54.73% 2005
133 Swaziland 53.26% 2007
134 Gabon 53.08% 2002
135 Burma 52.71% 2008
136 Sao Tome and Principe 51.34% 2009
137 The Gambia 50.8% 2008
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 50.1% 1980
138 Iraq 46.78% 2005
139 Comoros 45.77% 2005
140 Zambia 45.6% 2008
141 Bangladesh 44.13% 2007
142 Laos 43.86% 2008
143 Nepal 43.49% 2006
144 Congo, Republic of the 43.14% 2004
145 Togo 41.25% 2007
146 Zimbabwe 40.99% 2006
South Asia average (profile) 40.54% 2007
147 Cambodia 40.36% 2007
148 Vanuatu 40.08% 2004
149 Lesotho 39.88% 2007
150 Sudan 37.97% 2009
151 Cameroon 37.3% 2008
152 Benin 36.29% 2005
153 Guinea-Bissau 35.85% 2006
154 Guinea 35.8% 2008
155 Mali 34.8% 2008
156 Solomon Islands 34.78% 2007
157 Democratic Republic of the Congo 34.76% 2008
158 Sierra Leone 34.57% 2007
159 Ethiopia 33.43% 2008
160 Pakistan 32.91% 2008
161 Liberia 31.65% 2008
162 Senegal 30.61% 2008
163 Eritrea 30.5% 2008
164 Nigeria 30.48% 2007
165 Madagascar 30.06% 2008
166 Djibouti 29.79% 2008
167 Malawi 29.41% 2008
168 Afghanistan 28.59% 2007
169 Haiti 28.5% 1997
170 Cote d'Ivoire 26.27% 2002
171 Equatorial Guinea 26.17% 2002
172 Uganda 25.35% 2008
173 Mauritania 24.46% 2007
174 Rwanda 21.93% 2008
Former French colonies average (profile) 21.08% 1980
175 Mozambique 20.55% 2008
failed states average (profile) 20.52% 1985
176 Burkina Faso 19.77% 2009
177 Chad 19.02% 2007
178 Burundi 17.94% 2008
179 Angola 17.32% 2002
180 Papua New Guinea 12.79% 1995
181 Central African Republic 12.46% 2008
182 Niger 10.96% 2008
183 Somalia 7.72% 2007
184 Tanzania 6.12% 1999

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Participation > School enrollment > Secondary > % gross. 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/School-enrollment/Secondary/%-gross

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