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Education > Persistence to grade 5 > Total > % of cohort: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Persistence to grade 5 (percentage of cohort reaching grade 5) is the share of children enrolled in the first grade of primary school who eventually reach grade 5. The estimate is based on the reconstructed cohort method.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
=1 Trinidad and Tobago 100% 2003
=1 The Bahamas 100% 2004
=1 San Marino 100% 1991
4 Japan 99.97% 1991
5 Denmark 99.96% 2000
6 Finland 99.95% 2003
7 Israel 99.93% 2003
8 Sweden 99.8% 1991
9 Ireland 99.78% 2003
10 Greece 99.75% 1991
11 Poland 99.74% 2003
12 Iceland 99.68% 2002
13 Macau 99.67% 2002
14 Netherlands 99.63% 2003
15 Norway 99.59% 2003
16 Brunei 99.53% 2004
17 Hong Kong 99.51% 2004
18 Croatia 99.5% 2002
19 Malta 99.32% 2002
20 Cyprus 99.18% 2003
21 Chile 98.97% 2003
22 Bahrain 98.86% 2004
23 Australia 98.8% 1991
24 Jordan 98.76% 2003
25 Fiji 98.72% 2003
26 Seychelles 98.68% 2002
27 Egypt 98.6% 2003
28 Estonia 98.57% 2003
29 Zambia 98.46% 2001
30 Czech Republic 98.41% 2003
31 Malaysia 98.37% 2002
32 Oman 98.28% 2004
33 South Korea 98.08% 2004
34 France 97.96% 1999
35 Barbados 97.81% 2004
36 Hungary 97.6% 1991
37 Aruba 97.32% 2004
38 Cuba 97.15% 2004
39 Mauritius 97.02% 2004
40 Saudi Arabia 96.98% 2004
41 United Arab Emirates 96.78% 2004
42 Canada 96.72% 1991
43 Tunisia 96.54% 2003
44 Italy 96.49% 2001
45 Saint Lucia 95.95% 2004
46 Algeria 95.6% 2004
47 Turkey 94.63% 2003
48 Samoa 93.78% 2000
49 Lebanon 93.25% 2004
50 Bermuda 93.1% 2004
51 Dominica 92.73% 2004
52 Mexico 92.64% 2003
53 Cape Verde 92.51% 2004
54 Tonga 92.48% 2000
55 Syria 92.37% 2001
56 Sri Lanka 92.2% 1991
57 Maldives 92.14% 2004
58 Indonesia 92.12% 2003
59 Luxembourg 92.04% 2002
60 Venezuela 91.43% 2004
61 Bhutan 91.04% 2000
62 Belize 91% 2000
63 Belgium 90.88% 1991
64 Bulgaria 90.63% 1991
65 Botswana 90.47% 2003
66 Peru 89.71% 2003
67 Jamaica 89.05% 2002
68 Netherlands Antilles 88.54% 2001
69 Uruguay 88.44% 2002
70 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 87.95% 2002
71 Iran 87.81% 2002
72 Solomon Islands 87.8% 1991
73 Cote d'Ivoire 87.64% 2000
74 Vietnam 86.83% 2002
75 Costa Rica 86.6% 2004
76 Saint Kitts and Nevis 86.53% 2000
77 China 86% 1991
78 Dominican Republic 85.83% 2004
79 Panama 85.32% 2004
=80 Bolivia 84.79% 2003
=80 Namibia 84.79% 2003
82 Argentina 84.33% 2002
83 Colombia 83.2% 2004
84 Kenya 82.89% 2004
85 Monaco 82.86% 1991
86 South Africa 82.45% 2003
87 Kiribati 81.9% 2003
88 Paraguay 81.45% 2002
89 Iraq 80.58% 2004
90 Comoros 80.32% 2004
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 79.96% 2002
91 Georgia 79.43% 2004
92 Morocco 79.24% 2004
93 Eritrea 79.15% 2004
94 Grenada 79.01% 2002
95 India 78.92% 2003
96 Sudan 78.64% 2004
97 Mali 78.55% 2003
98 Nepal 78.52% 2005
99 Senegal 78.19% 2003
100 Cayman Islands 77.84% 2004
101 Vanuatu 77.74% 2004
102 Swaziland 76.75% 2002
103 Djibouti 76.71% 1999
104 Sao Tome and Principe 76.34% 2004
105 Ecuador 76.27% 2003
106 Guinea 75.96% 2004
107 Tanzania 75.81% 2004
108 Burkina Faso 75.5% 2004
109 Philippines 75.31% 2003
110 Togo 74.57% 2004
111 Lesotho 73.35% 2004
112 Yemen 73.17% 2003
113 Brazil 72.75% 1991
114 Nigeria 72.64% 2003
115 Burma 69.91% 2004
116 Pakistan 69.68% 2004
117 Zimbabwe 69.67% 2002
118 El Salvador 69.4% 2004
119 Gabon 69.32% 2002
120 Guatemala 68.02% 2004
121 Papua New Guinea 67.85% 2002
122 Burundi 66.92% 2004
123 Congo, Republic of the 66.26% 2002
124 Bangladesh 64.95% 2003
125 Niger 64.81% 2004
126 Guyana 64.25% 2001
127 Qatar 64.14% 1991
128 Cameroon 63.68% 2002
129 Uganda 63.6% 2001
130 Ghana 63.29% 2002
131 Cambodia 63.07% 2004
132 Laos 63.03% 2004
133 Mozambique 62.42% 2004
134 Democratic Republic of the Congo 54.69% 1991
135 Nicaragua 53.54% 2004
136 Mauritania 52.87% 2004
137 Benin 51.58% 2004
138 Rwanda 45.78% 2003
139 Madagascar 42.66% 2004
140 Malawi 38.3% 2004
141 Chad 33.24% 2004
142 Equatorial Guinea 32.61% 2001
143 Central African Republic 23.02% 1991
144 Ethiopia 18.25% 1991

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Persistence to grade 5 > Total > % of cohort. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Education/Persistence-to-grade-5/Total/%-of-cohort

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