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Education > Participation > Secondary education > Pupils: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Secondary education pupils is the total number of pupils enrolled at secondary level in public and private schools.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 China 100.63 million 2005
2 India 89.46 million 2005
3 Brazil 25.13 million 2004
4 United States 24.43 million 2005
South Asia average (profile) 24.35 million 2005
5 Indonesia 15.99 million 2005
Emerging markets average (profile) 13.09 million 2005
Non-religious countries average (profile) 12.44 million 2005
6 Russia 12.43 million 2005
7 Mexico 10.56 million 2005
8 Bangladesh 10.35 million 2004
South and Central Asia average (profile) 10.1 million 2003
9 Vietnam 9.94 million 2005
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 9.45 million 2005
10 Germany 8.27 million 2005
11 Japan 7.71 million 2005
Religious countries average (profile) 7.33 million 2004
12 Pakistan 7.24 million 2005
13 Nigeria 6.4 million 2005
14 Philippines 6.35 million 2005
15 France 6.04 million 2005
16 United Kingdom 5.75 million 2005
17 Ethiopia 5.19 million 2006
18 Turkey 5.08 million 2005
19 South Africa 4.59 million 2004
20 Thailand 4.53 million 2006
21 Italy 4.51 million 2005
22 Colombia 4.3 million 2005
23 Uzbekistan 4.23 million 2004
24 Ukraine 4.04 million 2005
25 Algeria 3.76 million 2005
Former British colonies average (profile) 3.7 million 2004
26 Argentina 3.52 million 2004
27 Poland 3.44 million 2005
28 Spain 3.11 million 2005
29 Canada 3 million 2004
30 Saudi Arabia 2.73 million 2005
31 Peru 2.69 million 2005
High income OECD countries average (profile) 2.68 million 2005
32 Burma 2.59 million 2005
33 Malaysia 2.58 million 2004
34 Australia 2.49 million 2005
35 Kenya 2.46 million 2005
36 Syria 2.39 million 2005
Catholic countries average (profile) 2.35 million 2003
37 Sri Lanka 2.33 million 2004
38 Romania 2.09 million 2005
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 2.05 million 2004
39 Kazakhstan 2.04 million 2005
40 Venezuela 2.03 million 2005
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 2 million 2005
OPEC countries average (profile) 2 million 2005
41 Nepal 1.98 million 2006
Muslim countries average (profile) 1.98 million 2004
NATO countries average (profile) 1.96 million 2005
42 Morocco 1.95 million 2005
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 1.85 million 2005
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 1.76 million 2004
43 Iraq 1.75 million 2005
Europe average (profile) 1.75 million 2004
44 Democratic Republic of the Congo 1.66 million 2003
45 Chile 1.63 million 2005
European Union average (profile) 1.63 million 2005
Eurozone average (profile) 1.58 million 2005
46 Ghana 1.45 million 2006
47 Netherlands 1.41 million 2005
48 Sudan 1.37 million 2005
49 Tunisia 1.24 million 2005
50 Cameroon 1.2 million 2005
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 1.14 million 2005
51 Azerbaijan 1.07 million 2005
52 Bolivia 1.05 million 2003
53 Ecuador 999,713 2005
54 Tajikistan 984,410 2005
55 Czech Republic 975,284 2005
56 Hungary 960,215 2005
57 Cuba 937,493 2005
58 Belarus 928,488 2005
59 Belgium 814,539 2005
60 Dominican Republic 808,352 2005
61 Austria 781,292 2005
62 Uganda 760,337 2005
63 Zimbabwe 758,229 2003
64 Guatemala 754,496 2005
65 Cote d'Ivoire 736,649 2002
66 Sweden 735,494 2005
67 Libya 726,794 2006
68 Kyrgyzstan 721,205 2005
69 Greece 715,537 2005
Former French colonies average (profile) 690,788.36 1999
70 Bulgaria 685,640 2005
71 Portugal 669,529 2005
72 Slovakia 662,659 2005
73 Afghanistan 651,453 2005
74 Cambodia 631,508 2004
75 Jordan 625,682 2005
76 Israel 610,341 2005
77 Switzerland 574,783 2005
78 Honduras 565,535 2005
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 544,216.15 1999
79 New Zealand 526,152 2005
80 Paraguay 526,001 2004
81 El Salvador 524,202 2005
82 Malawi 515,462 2005
83 Denmark 464,952 2005
84 Nicaragua 437,853 2005
85 Benin 435,449 2005
86 Finland 430,596 2005
87 Mali 429,716 2005
88 Lithuania 423,706 2005
89 Guinea 423,479 2005
90 Angola 413,695 2001
91 Zambia 408,971 2005
92 Senegal 405,899 2005
93 Norway 403,026 2005
94 Croatia 399,845 2003
95 Togo 399,038 2005
96 Albania 397,056 2004
97 Laos 393,856 2005
98 Moldova 382,577 2005
99 Armenia 365,400 2005
100 Lebanon 362,366 2005
101 Costa Rica 347,244 2005
102 Madagascar 346,941 1999
103 Mongolia 339,249 2005
104 Uruguay 339,057 2004
105 Ireland 317,337 2005
106 Georgia 315,428 2005
107 Mozambique 305,877 2005
108 Oman 299,484 2006
109 Burkina Faso 295,412 2005
110 United Arab Emirates 284,978 2005
111 Latvia 271,631 2005
112 Tanzania 271,146 1999
113 Panama 256,224 2005
114 Kuwait 248,895 2005
115 Jamaica 246,332 2005
116 Singapore 241,964 2005
117 Chad 236,754 2005
118 Congo, Republic of the 235,294 2004
119 Eritrea 216,944 2005
120 Rwanda 203,822 2005
121 Papua New Guinea 190,321 2003
122 Haiti 189,558 1991
123 Niger 181,641 2005
124 Slovenia 181,299 2005
125 Burundi 173,717 2005
126 Botswana 165,377 2005
127 Sierra Leone 155,567 2001
128 Namibia 148,104 2005
129 Liberia 135,509 2000
130 Mauritius 127,891 2005
131 Estonia 124,493 2005
132 Gabon 105,191 2002
133 Fiji 101,741 2005
134 Trinidad and Tobago 97,080 2005
135 Lesotho 94,460 2005
136 Mauritania 92,796 2005
137 The Gambia 84,768 2004
138 East Timor 74,822 2005
139 Central African Republic 71,893 2002
140 Bahrain 71,645 2005
141 Guyana 70,615 2005
142 Swaziland 67,849 2005
143 Cyprus 64,293 2005
144 Qatar 55,705 2005
145 Cape Verde 51,672 2005
146 Suriname 45,818 2005
147 Brunei 43,900 2005
148 Comoros 43,349 2005
149 Bhutan 42,144 2005
150 Malta 38,961 2005
151 Luxembourg 35,946 2005
152 Iceland 32,888 2005
153 The Bahamas 32,089 2005
154 Belize 31,377 2005
155 Djibouti 30,142 2005
156 Maldives 28,878 2004
157 Guinea-Bissau 26,543 2001
158 Samoa 24,242 2005
159 Solomon Islands 22,487 2005
160 Barbados 21,418 2005
161 Equatorial Guinea 21,173 2002
162 Netherlands Antilles 15,268 2003
163 Tonga 14,032 2004
164 Vanuatu 13,837 2004
165 Saint Lucia 13,786 2005
166 Grenada 13,675 2005
167 Virgin Islands 12,700 1991
168 Kiribati 11,331 2005
169 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 9,780 2005
170 Sao Tome and Principe 8,091 2005
171 Seychelles 7,520 2005
172 Dominica 7,476 2005
173 Aruba 7,116 2005
174 Marshall Islands 5,901 2005
175 Antigua and Barbuda 5,276 2000
176 Bermuda 4,756 2005
177 Saint Kitts and Nevis 3,939 2005
178 American Samoa 3,565 1991
179 Liechtenstein 3,273 2004
180 Monaco 3,078 2004
181 Cayman Islands 2,824 2005
182 Palau 2,269 2005
183 San Marino 988 2000

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