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Education > Ratio of female to male primary enrollment: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Ratio of female to male primary enrollment is the percentage of girls to boys enrolled at primary level in public and private schools.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Iran 122.22 2005
2 The Gambia 105.69 2004
3 Saint Kitts and Nevis 105.57 2005
4 Armenia 104.27 2005
5 Bermuda 103.31 2005
6 Bangladesh 103.22 2004
7 Mongolia 102.38 2005
8 Malawi 102.37 2005
9 Burma 101.95 2005
10 Kiribati 101.73 2005
11 Rwanda 101.66 2005
12 Namibia 101.56 2005
13 Georgia 101.12 2005
14 Liechtenstein 100.89 2004
15 Jordan 100.72 2004
16 Mauritania 100.58 2005
17 Israel 100.57 2004
18 Seychelles 100.47 2004
19 Suriname 100.41 2005
20 Saudi Arabia 100.34 2005
21 Oman 100.31 2005
22 Jamaica 100.27 2004
23 Mauritius 100.21 2005
24 Japan 100.19 2004
25 Denmark 100.08 2004
26 Serbia and Montenegro 100.07 2001
=27 Ukraine 100.02 2005
=27 Austria 100.02 2004
29 United Kingdom 99.93 2004
30 Norway 99.91 2004
31 Barbados 99.84 2005
32 Lesotho 99.82 2005
=33 Sweden 99.79 2004
=33 Honduras 99.79 2004
=35 Ecuador 99.78 2005
=35 Germany 99.78 2004
37 Bolivia 99.76 2004
38 New Zealand 99.75 2004
39 Uganda 99.68 2005
40 China 99.64 2004
41 Malaysia 99.63 2003
42 The Bahamas 99.62 2005
43 Samoa 99.58 2005
44 Canada 99.57 2002
45 Australia 99.56 2004
46 Brunei 99.55 2005
47 Russia 99.54 2004
48 Luxembourg 99.53 2004
=49 Italy 99.51 2004
=49 Cyprus 99.51 2004
51 Slovenia 99.48 2004
=52 Gabon 99.47 2004
=52 Peru 99.47 2004
=52 Poland 99.47 2004
55 South Korea 99.43 2005
56 Belgium 99.34 2004
57 Switzerland 99.32 2004
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 99.31 2004
58 Argentina 99.3 2003
59 Lithuania 99.28 2004
60 Croatia 99.27 2003
=61 France 99.21 2004
=61 Finland 99.21 2004
63 Uzbekistan 99.17 2004
64 Bahrain 99.14 2005
65 Qatar 99.11 2005
66 Albania 99.06 2004
67 Malta 98.95 2004
High income OECD countries average (profile) 98.9 2004
68 Greece 98.88 2004
69 Dominica 98.87 2005
Europe average (profile) 98.87 2004
European Union average (profile) 98.83 2004
70 Ireland 98.81 2004
=71 Kazakhstan 98.8 2005
=71 Kyrgyzstan 98.8 2005
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 98.78 2004
=73 Costa Rica 98.78 2005
=73 Sri Lanka 98.78 2003
75 Moldova 98.72 2005
Eurozone average (profile) 98.67 2004
76 Slovakia 98.6 2004
77 Hungary 98.59 2004
78 Botswana 98.55 2005
79 Czech Republic 98.51 2004
80 Philippines 98.5 2004
NATO countries average (profile) 98.5 2004
=81 Azerbaijan 98.37 2005
=81 Romania 98.37 2004
83 Libya 98.34 2005
84 Indonesia 98.27 2004
=85 Zimbabwe 98.25 2003
=85 Spain 98.25 2004
87 Bulgaria 98.22 2004
=88 Colombia 98.19 2005
=88 Kuwait 98.19 2005
90 Guyana 98.17 2004
91 Mexico 98.11 2004
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 98.1 2003
92 Venezuela 97.99 2005
93 Netherlands Antilles 97.92 2003
94 Sao Tome and Principe 97.91 2005
Non-religious countries average (profile) 97.83 2004
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 97.77 2003
95 Uruguay 97.76 2003
96 Fiji 97.63 2005
97 Belize 97.61 2005
98 Maldives 97.6 2005
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 97.58 2004
99 Federated States of Micronesia 97.44 2005
100 Netherlands 97.43 2004
OPEC countries average (profile) 97.4 2005
101 Iceland 97.27 2004
102 United States 97.22 2004
103 Nicaragua 97.17 2005
104 Singapore 97.12 1991
105 Vanuatu 97.11 2005
=106 Panama 97.07 2005
=106 United Arab Emirates 97.07 2005
108 Estonia 97.06 2004
109 Trinidad and Tobago 96.99 2005
110 Latvia 96.96 2004
111 Paraguay 96.74 2003
112 Lebanon 96.69 2005
113 Tunisia 96.67 2004
114 Senegal 96.64 2005
Emerging markets average (profile) 96.63 2004
115 Belarus 96.57 2005
116 Aruba 96.52 2005
117 South Africa 96.47 2004
118 El Salvador 96.44 2005
119 Tanzania 96.41 2005
120 Ghana 96.23 2005
Former British colonies average (profile) 96.16 2004
121 Tajikistan 96.11 2005
122 Kenya 96.06 2005
Catholic countries average (profile) 95.96 2003
123 Grenada 95.86 2005
124 Madagascar 95.85 2005
125 Egypt 95.73 2004
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 95.71 2004
126 Portugal 95.59 2004
127 Marshall Islands 95.57 2004
128 Syria 95.4 2005
129 Chile 95.38 2004
130 Solomon Islands 95.37 2005
131 Cuba 95.36 2005
132 Andorra 95.24 2005
133 Dominican Republic 95.22 2005
134 Equatorial Guinea 95.16 2005
135 Thailand 95.06 2005
136 Tonga 95.05 2005
137 Cape Verde 94.67 2005
138 Zambia 94.55 2005
139 Brazil 94.49 2003
140 Haiti 94.4 1991
=141 Turkey 94.07 2004
=141 Hong Kong 94.07 2005
143 Vietnam 93.62 2005
144 India 93.44 2004
145 Palau 93.4 2005
146 Swaziland 93.37 2004
147 East Timor 92.82 2005
Religious countries average (profile) 92.67 2003
148 Algeria 92.61 2005
149 Cambodia 92.41 2005
150 Guatemala 92.33 2005
151 Congo, Republic of the 92.28 2005
152 Saint Lucia 92.16 2005
153 Macau 91.94 2005
154 Nepal 91.16 2005
South and Central Asia average (profile) 91.1 2003
Muslim countries average (profile) 90.85 2004
155 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 89.76 2005
156 Morocco 89.36 2005
157 Cayman Islands 88.73 2005
158 Laos 88.18 2005
159 Comoros 88.1 2005
160 Papua New Guinea 87.82 2003
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 87.79 2002
161 Sudan 87.04 2005
Former French colonies average (profile) 86.17 2004
162 Angola 85.89 1999
163 Burundi 85.78 2005
164 Ethiopia 85.67 2005
165 Nigeria 85.56 2005
166 Cameroon 85.12 2005
167 Togo 84.74 2005
168 Mozambique 84.59 2005
169 Guinea 83.95 2005
170 Iraq 82.53 2005
171 Djibouti 81.7 2005
172 Sierra Leone 81.29 2005
173 Eritrea 80.55 2005
174 Burkina Faso 80.02 2005
175 Benin 79.86 2005
176 Mali 79.74 2005
177 Cote d'Ivoire 79.21 2003
South Asia average (profile) 78.32 2004
178 Democratic Republic of the Congo 78.26 2003
179 Pakistan 76.04 2005
180 Niger 73.02 2005
181 Liberia 72.69 2000
182 Yemen 70.74 2005
failed states average (profile) 67.65 1991
=183 Chad 66.93 2005
=183 Guinea-Bissau 66.93 2001
185 Central African Republic 66.21 2005
186 Afghanistan 59.28 2005

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