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Education > Participation > Secondary education > General pupils: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Secondary general pupils are the number of secondary students enrolled in general education programs, including teacher training.".

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 India 95.31 million 2007
2 China 82.54 million 2008
South Asia average (profile) 28.84 million 2007
3 United States 24.69 million 2008
4 Brazil 22.52 million 2008
5 Indonesia 15.58 million 2008
Emerging markets average (profile) 11.61 million 2007
South and Central Asia average (profile) 10.95 million 2006
Non-religious countries average (profile) 10.28 million 2008
6 Bangladesh 10.19 million 2007
7 Mexico 9.59 million 2008
8 Pakistan 9 million 2008
9 Vietnam 8.93 million 2008
10 Russia 8.42 million 2008
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 8.24 million 2007
Religious countries average (profile) 7.38 million 2005
11 Philippines 6.51 million 2008
12 Japan 6.47 million 2008
13 Germany 6.17 million 2008
14 Nigeria 5.81 million 2007
15 Turkey 5.53 million 2008
16 France 4.72 million 2008
17 United Kingdom 4.64 million 2008
18 South Africa 4.55 million 2007
19 Colombia 4.46 million 2008
Cold countries average (profile) 4.2 million 2006
20 Thailand 3.95 million 2008
Former British colonies average (profile) 3.78 million 2005
21 Algeria 3.54 million 2008
22 Ethiopia 3.47 million 2008
23 Uzbekistan 3.3 million 2008
24 Ukraine 3.22 million 2008
25 Kenya 3.08 million 2008
26 Italy 2.87 million 2007
27 Burma 2.83 million 2008
28 Saudi Arabia 2.79 million 2008
29 Canada 2.63 million 2006
30 Spain 2.57 million 2008
31 Peru 2.57 million 2008
32 Democratic Republic of the Congo 2.53 million 2008
33 Syria 2.53 million 2008
34 Poland 2.42 million 2007
35 Malaysia 2.34 million 2007
36 Sri Lanka 2.3 million 2008
37 Nepal 2.29 million 2008
High income OECD countries average (profile) 2.28 million 2007
38 Argentina 2.26 million 2007
39 Morocco 2.11 million 2008
40 Venezuela 2.1 million 2008
Catholic countries average (profile) 1.98 million 2007
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 1.84 million 2005
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 1.84 million 2007
Muslim countries average (profile) 1.82 million 2003
41 Sudan 1.81 million 2009
42 Ghana 1.66 million 2008
43 Kazakhstan 1.63 million 2009
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 1.61 million 2007
44 Iraq 1.61 million 2005
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 1.6 million 2008
45 Australia 1.51 million 2008
NATO countries average (profile) 1.46 million 2007
OPEC countries average (profile) 1.41 million 2002
46 Afghanistan 1.38 million 2008
Europe average (profile) 1.34 million 2007
47 Romania 1.28 million 2008
48 Chile 1.22 million 2007
Eurozone average (profile) 1.15 million 2007
European Union average (profile) 1.15 million 2007
49 Tunisia 1.13 million 2008
Former French colonies average (profile) 1.1 million 2006
50 Uganda 1.09 million 2008
51 Bolivia 1.05 million 2007
52 Tajikistan 998,338 2008
53 Azerbaijan 995,320 2008
54 Ecuador 953,807 2008
55 Cameroon 912,471 2008
56 Madagascar 912,153 2008
57 Cambodia 909,033 2008
58 Dominican Republic 868,017 2008
59 Cote d'Ivoire 851,267 2008
60 Zimbabwe 831,488 2006
61 Belarus 817,820 2007
62 Hungary 793,857 2008
63 Netherlands 775,682 2008
64 Tanzania 675,672 2006
65 Kyrgyzstan 675,601 2008
66 Jordan 672,157 2008
67 Guatemala 649,466 2008
68 Cuba 637,177 2008
69 Malawi 636,416 2008
70 Libya 619,940 2003
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 605,609.18 2002
71 Zambia 588,669 2008
72 Greece 572,981 2007
73 Senegal 558,076 2008
74 Portugal 555,617 2007
75 Czech Republic 554,391 2008
76 Mali 536,745 2008
77 Sweden 531,393 2008
78 Guinea 519,647 2008
79 Israel 489,869 2008
80 Mozambique 482,779 2008
81 Paraguay 480,672 2007
82 Belgium 476,189 2008
83 Austria 470,889 2008
84 Nicaragua 446,868 2008
85 Burkina Faso 441,781 2009
86 El Salvador 434,996 2008
87 Benin 433,850 2006
88 New Zealand 427,368 2002
89 Bulgaria 417,775 2008
90 Laos 409,868 2008
91 Switzerland 402,131 2008
92 Serbia and Montenegro 389,271 2008
93 Slovakia 385,248 2008
94 Togo 377,118 2007
95 Albania 373,027 2004
96 Angola 366,729 2002
97 Chad 365,582 2008
98 Denmark 349,425 2007
99 Lithuania 339,612 2008
100 Lebanon 327,716 2008
101 Costa Rica 321,961 2008
102 United Arab Emirates 309,476 2007
103 Moldova 308,763 2008
104 Oman 307,094 2008
105 Armenia 306,558 2008
106 Honduras 306,092 2008
107 Finland 304,729 2008
108 Georgia 303,808 2008
109 Mongolia 297,883 2008
110 Norway 291,724 2008
111 Ireland 265,746 2008
112 Congo, Republic of the 263,449 2008
113 Jamaica 262,608 2008
114 Uruguay 251,085 2007
115 Niger 250,143 2009
116 Kuwait 246,005 2008
117 Croatia 243,086 2007
118 Burundi 230,572 2008
119 Sierra Leone 227,661 2007
120 Eritrea 227,442 2008
121 Panama 223,917 2008
122 Rwanda 223,169 2007
123 Bosnia and Herzegovina 220,709 2008
124 Singapore 204,146 2008
125 Botswana 164,201 2006
126 Namibia 163,873 2008
127 Latvia 147,164 2008
128 Mauritius 116,503 2008
129 The Gambia 105,237 2008
130 Lesotho 97,936 2007
131 Gabon 97,604 2002
132 Mauritania 95,497 2008
133 Fiji 95,210 2008
134 Slovenia 93,898 2008
135 Trinidad and Tobago 92,047 2008
136 Liberia 90,442 2000
137 Estonia 87,298 2008
138 Somalia 86,929 2007
139 Swaziland 83,049 2007
140 Central African Republic 79,832 2008
141 East Timor 72,636 2008
142 Guyana 69,612 2008
143 Bahrain 65,849 2008
144 Qatar 65,480 2008
145 Cyprus 60,914 2008
146 Cape Verde 60,311 2008
147 Bhutan 56,543 2009
148 Guinea-Bissau 54,199 2006
149 Brunei 43,345 2008
150 Comoros 43,181 2005
151 Djibouti 38,947 2008
152 The Bahamas 34,399 2008
153 Malta 31,418 2007
154 Maldives 30,815 2008
155 Belize 29,807 2008
156 Iceland 27,821 2008
157 Solomon Islands 27,332 2007
158 Luxembourg 27,306 2008
159 Suriname 25,583 2008
160 Samoa 24,242 2005
161 Barbados 20,337 2008
162 Equatorial Guinea 19,748 2002
163 Saint Lucia 15,774 2008
164 Tonga 12,911 2004
165 Grenada 12,469 2008
166 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 11,641 2008
167 Kiribati 11,583 2008
168 Vanuatu 9,564 2006
169 Sao Tome and Principe 9,506 2009
170 Netherlands Antilles 9,180 2003
171 Antigua and Barbuda 8,114 2008
172 Seychelles 7,542 2008
173 Dominica 7,162 2008
174 Aruba 5,921 2008
175 Marshall Islands 5,174 2007
176 Bermuda 4,518 2006
177 Saint Kitts and Nevis 4,396 2008
178 Cayman Islands 3,198 2008
179 Palau 2,448 2007
180 Monaco 2,440 2009
181 Liechtenstein 2,078 2008
182 San Marino 1,710 2008
183 Gibraltar 1,674 2008
184 Turks and Caicos Islands 1,558 2005

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"Countries Compared by Education > Participation > Secondary education > General pupils. 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/Secondary-education/General-pupils

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