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Education > Ratio of girls to boys in primary and secondary education > %: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Ratio of girls to boys in primary and secondary education (%). Ratio of girls to boys in primary and secondary education is the percentage of girls to boys enrolled at primary and secondary levels in public and private schools.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Armenia 114.7% 2009
2 Guyana 113.86% 2011
3 Tuvalu 112.35% 2001
4 Suriname 109.86% 2011
5 Bangladesh 109.64% 2011
6 French Polynesia 109.39% 1993
7 Bermuda 107.27% 2011
8 Seychelles 107.05% 2011
9 Kiribati 106.92% 2008
10 Honduras 106.84% 2012
11 Lesotho 106.69% 2012
12 Libya 106.11% 2006
13 Nepal 105.96% 2012
14 Samoa 104.95% 2012
15 Barbados 104.73% 2011
16 Oman 104.58% 2012
17 Uruguay 104.15% 2010
18 Fiji 104% 2011
19 Puerto Rico 103.82% 2011
20 Argentina 103.81% 2010
21 Cape Verde 103.78% 2012
22 The Bahamas 103.57% 2010
23 Mexico 103.44% 2011
24 Bhutan 103.26% 2012
25 United Arab Emirates 103.26% 1999
26 New Zealand 103.12% 2011
27 Namibia 103.03% 2007
28 Indonesia 102.78% 2011
29 Saint Kitts and Nevis 102.7% 2012
30 Luxembourg 102.65% 2011
31 Dominica 102.64% 2011
32 Colombia 102.59% 2012
33 Brazil 102.56% 1974
34 Croatia 102.55% 2011
35 Andorra 102.51% 1983
36 Rwanda 102.33% 2012
37 Venezuela 102.33% 2012
38 Thailand 102.26% 2009
39 Federated States of Micronesia 102.21% 2005
40 Finland 102.14% 2011
41 Bahrain 101.96% 1999
42 Costa Rica 101.88% 2011
43 Saudi Arabia 101.85% 2012
44 Tonga 101.69% 2012
45 Maldives 101.67% 2004
46 Nicaragua 101.64% 2010
47 Sao Tome and Principe 101.56% 2012
48 Mauritius 101.53% 2012
49 Israel 101.35% 2010
50 Marshall Islands 101.33% 2009
51 Serbia 101.23% 2012
52 Tunisia 101.19% 2011
53 Philippines 101.17% 2009
54 Malawi 101.11% 2012
55 Trinidad and Tobago 101.07% 2004
56 Sri Lanka 101.05% 2011
57 Senegal 101.04% 2011
58 Burma 101.03% 2010
59 Ireland 100.99% 2011
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 100.89% 2010
60 Moldova 100.88% 2012
61 Aruba 100.87% 2011
Eastern Europe average (profile) 100.76% 2008
62 Montenegro 100.75% 2012
63 Jordan 100.74% 2011
64 Panama 100.69% 2012
65 Iceland 100.65% 2011
66 American Samoa 100.64% 1992
67 Ecuador 100.61% 2012
68 Denmark 100.6% 2010
69 Mauritania 100.52% 2012
70 France 100.49% 2011
71 United Kingdom 100.45% 2011
72 Botswana 100.44% 2008
73 Cyprus 100.44% 2011
74 United States 100.42% 2011
75 Republic of the Congo 100.37% 2012
76 Belize 100.36% 2012
77 China 100.36% 2011
78 Spain 100.32% 2011
79 Mongolia 100.31% 2012
80 San Marino 100.31% 2011
81 Slovakia 100.29% 2011
82 Jamaica 100.23% 2004
83 Japan 100.09% 2011
84 Czech Republic 100.08% 2011
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 100.04% 2009
85 Brunei 99.89% 2012
86 Chile 99.86% 2011
87 Kuwait 99.82% 2007
88 Portugal 99.78% 2010
89 Estonia 99.74% 2010
90 Palau 99.72% 2004
High income OECD countries average (profile) 99.69% 2011
91 Tanzania 99.67% 2012
92 Malta 99.63% 2011
Eurozone average (profile) 99.58% 2011
93 The Gambia 99.56% 2010
94 Algeria 99.54% 2011
95 Turks and Caicos Islands 99.53% 2005
96 Norway 99.52% 2011
97 Cuba 99.52% 2012
98 Grenada 99.47% 2010
99 Paraguay 99.47% 2010
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 99.43% 2011
European Union average (profile) 99.39% 2011
NATO countries average (profile) 99.35% 2010
100 Slovenia 99.34% 2011
101 Bolivia 99.32% 2011
Europe average (profile) 99.26% 2010
Cold countries average (profile) 99.26% 2008
102 Sweden 99.25% 2011
103 Kyrgyzstan 99.22% 2011
104 Ukraine 99.21% 2012
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 99.17% 2010
105 Poland 99.09% 2011
Emerging markets average (profile) 99.08% 2009
106 European Union 99.06% 2011
107 Dominican Republic 98.97% 2011
108 Canada 98.92% 2010
109 Peru 98.9% 2011
110 Netherlands 98.89% 2011
111 Syria 98.83% 2012
112 Hong Kong 98.82% 2012
113 Italy 98.77% 2011
114 South Korea 98.76% 2011
115 Republic of Macedonia 98.74% 2010
Non-religious countries average (profile) 98.64% 2011
116 Russia 98.48% 2009
117 Kazakhstan 98.44% 2012
118 Vanuatu 98.42% 2010
119 India 98.4% 2011
120 Switzerland 98.38% 2011
121 Uganda 98.32% 2009
122 Romania 98.28% 2011
123 Hungary 98.27% 2011
124 Belgium 98.25% 2011
125 Malaysia 98.24% 2005
126 South Africa 98.13% 2012
127 Macau 98.09% 2008
128 Azerbaijan 98.02% 2011
129 Latvia 97.94% 2011
130 Greece 97.7% 2010
131 Belarus 97.69% 2012
132 Madagascar 97.6% 2012
133 Uzbekistan 97.6% 2011
134 Saint Lucia 97.54% 2012
135 Solomon Islands 97.51% 2012
136 Albania 97.34% 2001
137 East Timor 97.33% 2011
138 Lithuania 97.3% 2011
139 El Salvador 97.28% 2011
140 Austria 97.14% 2011
141 Gabon 97.03% 1999
142 Australia 96.95% 2011
143 Georgia 96.72% 2008
144 Bulgaria 96.52% 2011
145 Germany 96.36% 2011
146 Zimbabwe 96.34% 2003
147 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 96.22% 2012
148 Egypt 96.08% 2010
149 Iran 95.85% 2012
South and Central Asia average (profile) 95.49% 2011
Religious countries average (profile) 95.38% 2008
150 Kenya 95.36% 2009
151 Lebanon 95.28% 2012
152 Zambia 95.2% 2012
153 Antigua and Barbuda 95.09% 2011
154 Guatemala 95% 2011
155 Turkey 94.99% 2011
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 93.65% 2003
156 Burundi 93.46% 2012
157 Vietnam 92.77% 1998
158 Comoros 92.57% 2012
159 Ethiopia 92.41% 2012
160 Ghana 92.23% 2012
161 Qatar 92.12% 2005
162 Swaziland 91.76% 2011
South Asia average (profile) 91.65% 2011
163 Cambodia 91.64% 2008
164 Cayman Islands 91.62% 1999
165 Laos 91.62% 2012
166 Burkina Faso 91.38% 2012
167 Morocco 91.36% 2012
168 Tajikistan 91.3% 2011
169 Nigeria 90.57% 2010
170 Mozambique 90.26% 2012
171 Liechtenstein 89.29% 2011
172 Liberia 88.89% 2011
173 Cameroon 86.93% 2012
174 Equatorial Guinea 84.91% 2002
175 Djibouti 83.82% 2012
176 Papua New Guinea 83.66% 1998
177 Mali 83.41% 2012
178 Eritrea 82.41% 2012
179 Pakistan 81.73% 2012
180 Iraq 81.39% 2007
181 Niger 80.03% 2012
182 Democratic Republic of the Congo 79.71% 2012
183 Benin 79.44% 2011
184 Guinea 77.22% 2012
185 Yemen 76.93% 2012
186 Togo 75.51% 2007
OPEC countries average (profile) 74.94% 1973
187 Sierra Leone 70.16% 2001
188 Central African Republic 70.1% 2012
189 Chad 69.73% 2012
190 Cote d'Ivoire 69.08% 2002
191 Afghanistan 65.97% 2011
192 Guinea-Bissau 65% 2000
193 Angola 63.95% 2011
Former French colonies average (profile) 57.42% 1971
194 Somalia 53.68% 2007

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