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Education > Preschool enrollment rate > Female: 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. Preprimary education refers to the initial stage of organized instruction, designed primarily to introduce very young children to a school-type environment.".

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Spain 125.89 2008
2 Belgium 121.13 2008
3 Tuvalu 115.99 2006
4 Mexico 115.01 2008
5 Saint Kitts and Nevis 111.84 2005
6 Cuba 111.44 2008
7 Ireland 111.04 1997
8 France 110.05 2008
9 Czech Republic 109.69 2008
10 Germany 108.32 2008
11 Monaco 107.39 2009
12 Turks and Caicos Islands 105.81 2005
13 Grenada 105.27 2008
14 Aruba 104.4 2008
15 Cayman Islands 103.49 2008
16 Malta 102.14 2007
17 Ecuador 102.02 2008
18 Maldives 102.01 2008
19 Switzerland 101.59 2008
20 Sweden 101.47 2008
21 Netherlands Antilles 101.18 2003
22 Belarus 101.15 2007
23 European Union 100.95 2008
24 Liechtenstein 100.57 2008
25 Italy 100.35 2007
26 Netherlands 100.11 2008
27 Mauritius 99.35 2008
28 Seychelles 99.16 2008
29 Iceland 98.12 2008
30 Israel 97.49 2008
31 Ukraine 96.32 2008
32 Denmark 96.3 2007
33 New Zealand 95.54 2008
34 Estonia 95.31 2008
35 Norway 95.15 2008
36 Austria 94.86 2008
Eurozone average (profile) 93.69 2007
37 Slovakia 92.97 2008
38 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 91.39 2004
High income OECD countries average (profile) 90.57 2007
39 Russia 89.39 2008
40 Thailand 89.01 2008
European Union average (profile) 88.89 2007
41 Latvia 88.08 2008
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 88.05 2006
42 Japan 87.6 2003
43 Jamaica 87.55 2008
44 Luxembourg 86.95 2008
45 United Arab Emirates 86.59 2007
46 Hungary 86.55 2008
NATO countries average (profile) 86.32 2007
47 Guyana 84.95 2008
48 Brunei 84.56 2008
49 Liberia 82.61 2008
50 Cyprus 81.92 2008
51 Slovenia 81.46 2008
=52 Suriname 81.43 2008
=52 Trinidad and Tobago 81.43 2008
54 Australia 81.3 2008
55 United Kingdom 81.29 2008
56 Uruguay 80.91 2007
57 Portugal 80.58 2007
58 Bulgaria 80.08 2008
59 Kuwait 75.58 2008
60 Dominica 75.44 2008
61 Romania 73.63 2008
62 Peru 72.45 2008
63 Moldova 72.04 2008
64 Antigua and Barbuda 72.02 2008
65 Lithuania 72.01 2008
66 Lebanon 71.56 2008
Non-religious countries average (profile) 71.33 2002
67 Georgia 70.41 2008
68 Canada 70.28 2006
Catholic countries average (profile) 69.77 2007
=69 Venezuela 69.39 2008
=69 Argentina 69.39 2007
71 Greece 69.28 2007
72 Panama 69.04 2008
73 Ghana 69.01 2008
74 Costa Rica 68.57 2008
75 Saint Lucia 68.43 2008
76 Palau 68.39 2005
Emerging markets average (profile) 67.36 2007
77 Finland 65.12 2008
78 Brazil 64.62 2008
79 Malaysia 62.86 2007
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 62.18 2007
80 Equatorial Guinea 62 2007
81 El Salvador 60.54 2008
=82 Cape Verde 60.5 2008
=82 Poland 60.5 2007
84 Mongolia 59.69 2008
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 58.49 2008
85 Serbia and Montenegro 58.47 2008
86 United States 57.63 2008
87 Papua New Guinea 57.42 2002
88 Chile 56.87 2007
89 Nicaragua 56.09 2008
90 Bahrain 53.35 2008
91 Qatar 52.3 2008
92 South Africa 51.24 2007
93 Croatia 50.2 2007
94 Bolivia 49.4 2007
95 Philippines 49.23 2008
96 Colombia 49.22 2008
97 Albania 48.69 2004
98 Morocco 48.1 2008
99 India 47.7 2007
100 Kenya 46.49 2008
101 Samoa 46 2008
102 Marshall Islands 45 2007
103 Pakistan 44.31 2005
104 Indonesia 43.91 2008
105 China 43.76 2008
106 Solomon Islands 41.64 2003
107 Belize 41.13 2008
108 Honduras 40.97 2008
109 Vietnam 40.85 2001
110 Sao Tome and Principe 40.28 2009
111 Zimbabwe 39.71 2002
112 Kazakhstan 39.01 2009
Religious countries average (profile) 37.29 2003
113 Armenia 36.49 2007
114 Oman 36.47 2008
115 Angola 35.41 2008
116 Paraguay 35.14 2007
117 Jordan 35.06 2008
118 Dominican Republic 34.93 2008
119 Tanzania 34.61 2008
OPEC countries average (profile) 32.71 2005
120 Haiti 32.62 1991
121 Namibia 31.51 2006
122 The Bahamas 30.18 2003
123 Guatemala 29.61 2008
124 Sudan 28.57 2009
125 Lesotho 28.21 2005
126 Uzbekistan 27.41 2008
127 Azerbaijan 26.99 2008
128 Comoros 26.01 2008
129 Cameroon 25.04 2008
130 Tonga 24.2 2005
South Asia average (profile) 23.98 2005
131 Algeria 23.44 2008
132 Tunisia 22.2 2003
133 The Gambia 22.11 2007
134 Uganda 19.3 2008
135 Turkey 17.29 2008
136 Kyrgyzstan 16.84 2008
137 Botswana 16.59 2006
138 Nigeria 15.92 2007
139 Fiji 15.88 2006
140 Swaziland 15.66 2005
141 Laos 15.35 2008
142 Mozambique 14.67 1985
143 Gabon 14.3 2001
144 Cambodia 13.36 2008
145 Benin 13.21 2008
146 Eritrea 12.97 2008
147 Congo, Republic of the 12.57 2008
148 Bosnia and Herzegovina 12.2 2008
149 Guinea 11.63 2008
150 Senegal 11.3 2008
151 East Timor 10.93 2005
152 Nepal 10.92 2002
153 Bangladesh 10.55 2005
154 Saudi Arabia 10.49 2008
155 Madagascar 9.38 2008
156 Syria 9.31 2008
157 Libya 8.74 2006
158 Tajikistan 8.27 2008
159 Vanuatu 6.96 2006
160 Burma 6.33 2008
161 Iraq 5.58 2005
162 Sierra Leone 5.09 2007
163 Togo 4.26 2007
164 Central African Republic 4.11 2008
165 Mali 4.05 2008
166 Guinea-Bissau 3.82 2000
167 Ethiopia 3.6 2008
168 Democratic Republic of the Congo 3.19 2008
169 Niger 3.06 2009
170 Burkina Faso 3.03 2008
171 Djibouti 3 2008
172 Cote d'Ivoire 2.96 2008
173 Burundi 2.73 2007
174 Rwanda 2.72 2002
175 Zambia 2.58 1998
176 Bhutan 1.08 2008
177 Afghanistan 0.71 2004
178 Chad 0.54 2005
179 Somalia 0.36 1985

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Preschool enrollment rate > Female. 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/Preschool-enrollment-rate/Female

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