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Education > Persistence to last grade of primary, total > % of cohort: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Persistence to last grade of primary, total (% of cohort). Survival rate to last grade of primary. Total is the share of children enrolled in the first grade of primary school who eventually reach the last grade of primary. The estimate is calculated on the basis of the reconstructed cohort method, which uses data on enrolment and repeaters for two consecutive years.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Japan 99.93% 2010
2 Finland 99.62% 2010
3 Italy 99.52% 2010
4 Austria 99.41% 2010
5 Croatia 99.3% 2010
6 Norway 99.29% 2010
7 Kazakhstan 99.28% 2012
8 Malaysia 99.24% 2009
9 Czech Republic 99.18% 2010
10 Belarus 99.06% 2011
11 South Korea 99.04% 2010
12 Hong Kong 99.02% 2011
13 Israel 98.92% 2009
14 Denmark 98.89% 2009
15 Egypt 98.86% 2010
16 Albania 98.78% 2011
17 Saudi Arabia 98.69% 2011
18 Singapore 98.68% 2008
19 Canada 98.59% 1999
20 Slovenia 98.59% 2010
21 Poland 98.53% 2010
22 Serbia 98.4% 2011
23 Macau 98.27% 2009
24 Netherlands 98.22% 2001
25 Azerbaijan 98.19% 2011
26 Slovakia 98.11% 2010
27 Uzbekistan 98.08% 2010
28 Ukraine 98.07% 2011
29 Hungary 98.07% 2009
30 Tajikistan 97.99% 2011
31 France 97.96% 1999
32 Chile 97.93% 2010
33 Jordan 97.9% 2010
34 Bahrain 97.81% 2011
35 Spain 97.76% 2010
Eastern Europe average (profile) 97.74% 2009
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 97.51% 2009
36 Estonia 97.5% 2009
37 Republic of Macedonia 97.49% 2006
38 Vietnam 97.47% 2011
39 Greece 97.36% 2006
40 Mauritius 97.34% 2011
41 Sri Lanka 97.33% 2010
42 Iceland 97.09% 2010
43 Kyrgyzstan 97.05% 2011
44 Bulgaria 96.64% 2010
45 Germany 96.62% 2010
46 Cuba 96.48% 2011
47 Lithuania 96.39% 2010
48 Brunei 96.37% 2011
49 Malta 96.27% 2010
50 San Marino 96.25% 2011
51 Iran 96.18% 2011
52 Russia 96.15% 2008
53 Moldova 95.78% 2011
54 European Union 95.73% 2010
55 Armenia 95.62% 2011
56 Sweden 95.58% 2010
57 Argentina 95.32% 2009
58 Cyprus 95.27% 2007
59 Jamaica 95.19% 2009
60 Turkey 95.01% 2010
61 Mexico 95.01% 2010
62 Bhutan 94.9% 2011
63 Romania 94.77% 2010
64 Uruguay 94.74% 2009
65 Tunisia 94.68% 2008
66 Kuwait 94.07% 2011
67 Seychelles 93.98% 2010
68 Venezuela 93.87% 2011
69 Thailand 93.64% 2000
70 Qatar 93.61% 2007
71 Oman 93.56% 2011
72 Barbados 93.37% 2010
73 Belgium 93.32% 2010
74 Lebanon 93.29% 2011
75 Syria 93.16% 2011
76 Aruba 93.12% 2009
77 Georgia 93.12% 2011
78 Latvia 93.09% 2010
79 United States 93.08% 2009
80 Mongolia 93.05% 2011
81 Botswana 92.97% 2008
82 Algeria 92.77% 2011
83 Panama 91.61% 2011
84 Morocco 91.56% 2012
85 Ecuador 91.36% 2011
86 Antigua and Barbuda 91.32% 2007
87 Costa Rica 91.04% 2010
88 Fiji 90.94% 2008
89 Sudan 90.93% 2007
90 Belize 90.92% 2010
91 Tonga 90.39% 2005
92 Suriname 90.35% 2008
93 Samoa 89.95% 2011
94 Saint Lucia 89.57% 2011
95 The Bahamas 89.5% 2009
96 Trinidad and Tobago 89.39% 2009
97 Cape Verde 89.31% 2010
98 Indonesia 88% 2010
99 Dominica 87.81% 2011
100 Afghanistan 87.79% 1993
101 Bolivia 86.18% 2010
102 Colombia 84.71% 2011
103 Namibia 84.46% 2009
104 United Arab Emirates 84.45% 2010
105 Bermuda 84.24% 2005
106 El Salvador 84.02% 2010
107 East Timor 83.56% 2010
108 Marshall Islands 83.47% 2008
109 Guyana 83.47% 2008
110 Bosnia and Herzegovina 83.31% 2011
111 The Gambia 82.85% 2011
112 Paraguay 82.6% 2009
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 82.44% 2006
113 New Caledonia 82.34% 1989
114 Cote d'Ivoire 82.18% 2011
115 Peru 81.52% 2010
116 Tanzania 81.39% 2009
117 Mauritania 81.24% 2008
118 China 81.1% 1997
119 Montenegro 80.5% 2011
120 Nigeria 79.92% 2009
121 Liechtenstein 79.4% 2009
122 Kiribati 78.91% 2003
123 Monaco 78.7% 1991
124 Kenya 77.63% 2004
125 South Africa 76.99% 2003
126 Philippines 75.78% 2008
127 Dominican Republic 74.84% 2009
128 Burma 74.79% 2009
129 Cayman Islands 74.65% 2004
130 Saint Kitts and Nevis 73.53% 2009
131 Libya 73.16% 1983
132 Ghana 72.23% 2008
133 Equatorial Guinea 72.07% 2011
134 Vanuatu 71.45% 2008
135 Guatemala 70.93% 2010
136 Democratic Republic of the Congo 70.73% 2011
137 Republic of the Congo 70.29% 2007
138 Laos 69.95% 2011
139 Djibouti 69.77% 1997
140 Cameroon 69.75% 2011
141 Honduras 69.56% 2011
142 Niger 69.33% 2010
143 Eritrea 69.02% 2009
144 Burkina Faso 68.97% 2011
145 Switzerland 68.68% 1996
146 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 68.57% 2010
147 Liberia 67.77% 2008
148 Swaziland 67.31% 2010
149 Bangladesh 66.2% 2009
150 Sao Tome and Principe 66.13% 2009
151 Cambodia 65.95% 2011
152 Brazil 64.61% 1994
153 Andorra 64.57% 2011
154 Solomon Islands 63.37% 2011
155 Lesotho 63.18% 2011
156 Portugal 62.6% 1974
157 Zimbabwe 62.07% 2002
158 Nepal 61.69% 2007
159 Mali 61.59% 2011
160 India 61.37% 2001
161 Senegal 61.37% 2011
162 Pakistan 60.99% 2011
163 Gabon 59.81% 2002
164 Yemen 59.5% 2004
165 Benin 59.26% 2011
166 Guinea 58.58% 2011
167 Comoros 55.41% 2003
168 Zambia 53.12% 2008
169 Togo 51.73% 2010
170 Iraq 49.5% 1999
171 Malawi 49.12% 2011
172 Nicaragua 48.41% 2007
173 Central African Republic 46.56% 2011
174 Papua New Guinea 45.48% 1997
175 Turks and Caicos Islands 44.01% 2002
176 Burundi 43.8% 2011
177 Madagascar 40.66% 2011
178 Chad 38.06% 2011
179 Ethiopia 36.6% 2011
180 Rwanda 35.6% 2011
181 Sierra Leone 35.03% 1978
182 Angola 31.87% 2009
183 Mozambique 30.57% 2011
184 Haiti 28.66% 1997
185 Uganda 24.84% 2010
186 Guinea-Bissau 9.75% 1988

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Persistence to last grade of primary, total > % of cohort. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Education/Persistence-to-last-grade-of-primary,-total/%-of-cohort

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