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Education > Progression to secondary school > %: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Progression to secondary school (%). Transition from primary (ISCED 1) to secondary (ISCED 2), general programmes (%). Total is the number of new entrants to the first grade of secondary education (general programmes only) in a given year, expressed as a percentage of the number of pupils enrolled in the final grade of primary education in the previous year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 South Korea 99.98% 2010
2 Japan 99.94% 1994
3 Hong Kong 99.93% 2011
4 Kazakhstan 99.9% 2012
5 Vietnam 99.85% 2011
6 Sweden 99.85% 2010
7 Qatar 99.83% 2010
8 Finland 99.8% 2010
9 Norway 99.8% 2010
10 Liechtenstein 99.77% 2010
11 Russia 99.76% 2008
12 Iceland 99.75% 2010
13 Ukraine 99.73% 2011
14 Italy 99.63% 2010
15 Brunei 99.6% 2011
16 United Arab Emirates 99.42% 2011
17 Cyprus 99.41% 2010
18 Croatia 99.31% 2010
19 Denmark 99.26% 2009
20 Malaysia 99.24% 2009
21 Serbia 99.21% 2011
22 Switzerland 99.09% 2010
23 Estonia 99.09% 2009
24 Barbados 99.08% 2007
25 Uzbekistan 99.03% 2010
26 Slovenia 98.99% 2010
27 San Marino 98.92% 2011
28 Austria 98.91% 2010
29 Bahrain 98.88% 2011
30 France 98.87% 2000
31 Kyrgyzstan 98.87% 2011
32 Germany 98.86% 2007
33 Czech Republic 98.86% 2010
34 Mongolia 98.84% 2011
35 Kuwait 98.8% 2011
36 Republic of Macedonia 98.79% 2009
37 Ireland 98.78% 2004
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 98.78% 2009
38 Israel 98.77% 2009
39 European Union 98.77% 2000
40 Azerbaijan 98.76% 2011
41 Cuba 98.74% 2011
42 Tajikistan 98.65% 2011
43 Lithuania 98.57% 2010
44 Albania 98.52% 2011
Eastern Europe average (profile) 98.49% 2008
45 Belarus 98.48% 2011
46 Bulgaria 98.43% 2010
47 Moldova 98.42% 2011
48 Poland 98.4% 2010
49 Malta 98.37% 2010
50 Georgia 98.36% 2011
51 Philippines 98.3% 2008
52 The Bahamas 98.29% 2009
53 Hungary 98.17% 2010
54 Jordan 98.03% 2010
55 Sri Lanka 97.89% 2010
56 Belgium 97.86% 2008
57 Venezuela 97.86% 2011
58 Romania 97.81% 2010
59 Turkey 97.72% 2010
60 Panama 97.53% 2011
61 Cayman Islands 97.44% 2007
62 Aruba 97.41% 2008
63 Slovakia 97.4% 2010
64 Samoa 97.4% 2011
65 Botswana 97.3% 2006
66 Colombia 97.11% 2011
67 Nicaragua 97.05% 1999
68 Oman 96.79% 2011
69 Greece 96.71% 2006
70 Seychelles 96.62% 2010
71 Argentina 96.6% 2009
72 Armenia 96.55% 2011
73 Saudi Arabia 96.52% 2011
74 Iran 96.17% 2011
75 Fiji 96.05% 2008
76 Latvia 95.98% 2010
77 Mexico 95.89% 2010
78 Syria 95.36% 2011
79 Bhutan 95.3% 2011
80 Dominica 94.99% 2011
81 Palau 94.99% 2003
82 Guyana 94.84% 2009
83 Macau 94.53% 2011
84 Spain 94.34% 2009
85 Sudan 93.8% 2008
86 Ecuador 93.79% 2011
87 Belize 93.77% 2011
88 Saint Lucia 93.53% 2011
89 Algeria 93.51% 2011
90 El Salvador 92.95% 2010
91 Peru 92.28% 2010
92 Costa Rica 91.95% 2010
93 Jamaica 91.46% 2009
94 East Timor 91.17% 2010
95 Marshall Islands 90.87% 2008
96 Paraguay 90.86% 2009
97 Tunisia 90.8% 2009
98 Chile 90.52% 2010
99 The Gambia 90.31% 2011
100 Ethiopia 90.28% 2011
101 Swaziland 90.19% 2010
102 Eritrea 90.14% 2010
103 Bangladesh 90% 2010
104 South Africa 89.72% 2003
105 Indonesia 89.27% 2010
106 Cape Verde 89.18% 2011
107 Singapore 89.09% 2008
108 Bolivia 89.02% 2010
109 Dominican Republic 88.92% 2010
110 Guatemala 88.72% 2010
111 India 88.62% 2010
112 Senegal 88.37% 2011
113 Trinidad and Tobago 88.08% 2009
114 Lebanon 87.96% 2011
115 Turks and Caicos Islands 87.53% 2004
116 Ghana 87.41% 2012
South Asia average (profile) 86.78% 2010
117 Thailand 86.74% 2006
118 Bermuda 86.32% 2010
119 Solomon Islands 86.2% 2011
120 Maldives 86.11% 2008
121 Egypt 86.08% 2003
122 Saint Kitts and Nevis 85.98% 2011
123 Brazil 85.94% 1994
124 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 85.28% 2011
125 China 84.55% 1998
126 Bosnia and Herzegovina 83.61% 2009
127 Laos 83.33% 2011
128 Morocco 83.18% 2012
129 Equatorial Guinea 83.16% 2011
130 Yemen 82.74% 2004
131 Namibia 82.4% 2009
132 Nepal 81.36% 2007
133 Portugal 80.96% 1976
134 Grenada 80.23% 2008
135 Uruguay 79.96% 2009
136 Cambodia 79.56% 2011
137 Mali 79.22% 2010
138 Vanuatu 78.7% 2009
139 Netherlands 78.2% 1985
140 Rwanda 77.69% 2011
141 Liberia 77.68% 2008
142 Pakistan 77.25% 2011
143 French Polynesia 77.12% 1993
144 Sierra Leone 77.09% 2011
145 Burma 76.98% 2009
146 Antigua and Barbuda 76.94% 2009
147 Lesotho 74.82% 2011
148 Zimbabwe 74.6% 1999
149 Togo 74.52% 2011
150 New Caledonia 74.25% 1989
151 Libya 73.74% 1983
152 Malawi 73.29% 2011
153 Iraq 72.59% 1999
154 Mauritius 71.94% 2011
155 Tonga 70.53% 2005
156 Kenya 69.88% 1981
157 Democratic Republic of the Congo 69.56% 2011
158 Tuvalu 69.29% 2001
159 Honduras 68.04% 2011
160 Madagascar 67.24% 2011
161 Benin 67.04% 2010
162 Sao Tome and Principe 67.03% 2012
163 Comoros 66.74% 2003
164 Djibouti 66.4% 2011
165 Chad 65.15% 2011
166 Republic of the Congo 64.26% 2011
167 Haiti 61.58% 1997
168 Guinea 58.75% 2010
169 Uganda 58.34% 2010
170 Afghanistan 56.15% 1993
171 Zambia 55.94% 2010
172 Cameroon 55.46% 2011
173 Guinea-Bissau 54.4% 1989
174 Niger 54.15% 2011
175 Mauritania 52.08% 2011
176 Central African Republic 51.6% 2011
177 Burkina Faso 50.85% 2011
178 Cote d'Ivoire 49.35% 2011
179 Gabon 49.27% 1995
180 Mozambique 48.73% 2011
181 Suriname 46.95% 2008
182 Angola 44.16% 2010
183 Tanzania 40.94% 2009
184 Luxembourg 40.68% 1988
185 Burundi 40.57% 2011
186 Kiribati 34.5% 1992

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