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Education > Repeaters, primary, total > % of total enrollment: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Repeaters, primary, total (% of total enrollment). Percentage of repeaters in primary. All grades. Total is the number of students enrolled in the same grade as in the previous year, as a percentage of all students enrolled in primary school. It is calculated by dividing the sum of repeaters in all grades of primary education by the total enrolment of primary education and multiplying the result by 100.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Gabon 34.41% 2003
2 Burundi 33.07% 2012
3 Comoros 24.35% 2011
4 Chad 22.99% 2012
5 Republic of the Congo 22.79% 2012
6 Central African Republic 22.73% 2012
7 Togo 21.54% 2011
8 Madagascar 20.52% 2012
9 Malawi 19.68% 2012
10 Cote d'Ivoire 19.64% 2012
11 Mali 19.22% 2012
12 Brazil 19.12% 1994
13 East Timor 18.31% 2011
14 Equatorial Guinea 18.09% 2012
15 Haiti 16.91% 1997
16 Iraq 16.83% 2007
17 Lesotho 16.65% 2012
18 Suriname 15.96% 2011
19 Swaziland 15.49% 2011
20 Namibia 14.89% 2012
21 Portugal 14.31% 1991
22 Guinea 14.2% 2012
23 Sierra Leone 14.07% 2012
24 Guinea-Bissau 14.07% 2010
25 New Caledonia 13.46% 1990
26 Vanuatu 13.4% 2010
27 Rwanda 12.61% 2012
28 Eritrea 12.56% 2012
29 Cameroon 12.32% 2012
30 Nepal 11.87% 2012
31 Benin 11.61% 2012
32 Sao Tome and Principe 11.37% 2012
Former French colonies average (profile) 11.32% 2012
33 Democratic Republic of the Congo 11.21% 2012
34 Guatemala 10.96% 2011
35 Laos 10.69% 2012
36 Angola 10.3% 2011
37 Uganda 10.25% 2011
38 Cape Verde 10.01% 2012
39 French Polynesia 9.99% 1983
40 Libya 9.58% 1983
41 Bangladesh 9.37% 2011
42 Thailand 9.21% 2007
43 Djibouti 9.08% 2012
44 Afghanistan 9% 1993
45 Ethiopia 8.75% 2012
46 Solomon Islands 8.25% 2012
47 Lebanon 8.24% 2012
48 Burkina Faso 8.18% 2012
49 South Africa 7.96% 2004
50 Nicaragua 7.94% 2010
51 Dominican Republic 7.87% 2011
52 Belize 7.59% 2012
53 Mozambique 7.54% 2012
54 Syria 7.44% 2012
55 Aruba 7.41% 2010
56 Bermuda 7.4% 1975
57 Morocco 7.28% 2012
58 Algeria 6.84% 2012
59 Tunisia 6.78% 2009
60 Yemen 6.65% 2012
61 Liberia 6.5% 2011
62 Tuvalu 6.48% 1998
63 Trinidad and Tobago 6.33% 2010
64 Bolivia 6.12% 2011
South Asia average (profile) 6.08% 2011
65 Cambodia 5.84% 2012
66 Kenya 5.83% 2005
67 El Salvador 5.76% 2011
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 5.66% 2010
68 Uruguay 5.53% 2010
69 Costa Rica 5.49% 2011
70 Peru 5.47% 2011
71 Zambia 5.35% 2012
72 Bhutan 5.32% 2012
73 Panama 5.09% 2012
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 5.06% 2005
74 India 5.02% 2011
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 4.94% 2007
75 Chile 4.91% 2011
76 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 4.9% 2012
77 Antigua and Barbuda 4.82% 2011
78 Paraguay 4.79% 2010
79 Honduras 4.75% 2012
80 Palau 4.69% 2004
81 Argentina 4.65% 2010
82 Botswana 4.55% 2009
83 Macau 4.37% 2012
84 Dominica 4.21% 2012
85 France 4.17% 2000
86 Maldives 3.81% 2011
87 New Zealand 3.79% 1992
South and Central Asia average (profile) 3.73% 2011
88 Mauritania 3.71% 2012
89 Sudan 3.68% 2009
90 Mauritius 3.67% 2012
91 The Bahamas 3.52% 2010
92 Niger 3.51% 2012
93 Egypt 3.49% 2011
94 Grenada 3.45% 2010
95 Senegal 3.42% 2012
96 Pakistan 3.35% 2012
97 Venezuela 3.17% 2012
98 Belgium 3.14% 2011
99 Mexico 3.13% 2011
100 Indonesia 2.86% 2011
101 Slovakia 2.84% 2011
102 Tonga 2.81% 2012
103 Ghana 2.77% 2012
104 Tanzania 2.64% 2012
105 The Gambia 2.62% 2012
106 Spain 2.53% 2011
107 Philippines 2.53% 2009
108 Colombia 2.46% 2012
109 Austria 2.46% 2011
110 Jamaica 2.43% 2010
111 Turkey 2.36% 2011
112 Saint Lucia 2.33% 2012
113 Andorra 2.32% 2012
114 Latvia 2.32% 2011
Emerging markets average (profile) 2.25% 2009
115 Netherlands 2.18% 1985
116 Turks and Caicos Islands 1.83% 2009
117 Hungary 1.78% 2011
118 European Union 1.69% 2011
119 Romania 1.64% 2011
120 Ecuador 1.56% 2012
121 Iran 1.48% 2012
122 Saudi Arabia 1.44% 2012
123 Switzerland 1.35% 2011
124 Vietnam 1.3% 2012
125 Israel 1.26% 2010
Cold countries average (profile) 1.23% 2010
126 Samoa 1.08% 2012
Eurozone average (profile) 1.08% 2010
127 Saint Kitts and Nevis 1.03% 2012
NATO countries average (profile) 1.02% 2010
128 Bahrain 1.01% 2012
129 Oman 1% 2012
European Union average (profile) 0.913% 2010
130 Poland 0.867% 2011
High income OECD countries average (profile) 0.849% 2010
131 Zimbabwe 0.818% 1984
132 Albania 0.797% 2012
Europe average (profile) 0.75% 2010
133 Hong Kong 0.719% 2012
134 Slovenia 0.717% 2011
135 Sri Lanka 0.707% 2011
136 Greece 0.705% 2010
Eastern Europe average (profile) 0.638% 2011
137 Ireland 0.625% 2011
138 Fiji 0.611% 2011
139 Czech Republic 0.609% 2011
140 Cuba 0.603% 2012
141 Kuwait 0.592% 2012
142 Estonia 0.588% 2010
143 Guyana 0.54% 2010
144 Lithuania 0.511% 2011
145 Jordan 0.499% 2011
146 Germany 0.496% 2011
147 Singapore 0.394% 2009
148 Serbia 0.39% 2012
149 Finland 0.389% 2011
150 Russia 0.389% 2009
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 0.331% 2010
151 Italy 0.324% 2011
152 Burma 0.295% 2010
153 Croatia 0.272% 2011
154 China 0.258% 2011
155 Kiribati 0.244% 1997
156 Azerbaijan 0.242% 2012
157 Qatar 0.225% 2011
158 Bulgaria 0.22% 2011
159 Georgia 0.219% 2012
160 Tajikistan 0.213% 2012
161 Denmark 0.199% 2010
162 Malta 0.181% 2011
163 Cyprus 0.178% 2011
164 Armenia 0.166% 2012
165 Republic of Macedonia 0.163% 2010
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 0.136% 2010
166 Mongolia 0.105% 2012
167 Montenegro 0.0834% 2012
168 Bosnia and Herzegovina 0.0714% 2012
169 Brunei 0.0702% 2012
170 Ukraine 0.0559% 2012
171 Kyrgyzstan 0.0553% 2012
172 Kazakhstan 0.0529% 2012
173 Belarus 0.0296% 2012
174 Uzbekistan 0.00431% 2011
175 South Korea 0.00201% 2011
=176 Canada 0.0 2010
=176 Monaco 0.0 2009
=176 Norway 0.0 2011
=176 Liechtenstein 0.0 2011
=176 Malaysia 0.0 1991
=176 Luxembourg 0.0 2011
=176 Moldova 0.0 2011
=176 Papua New Guinea 0.0 2003
=176 United Kingdom 0.0 2011
=176 United Arab Emirates 0.0 2012
=176 San Marino 0.0 2012
=176 Somalia 0.0 1975
=176 Cayman Islands 0.0 2011
=176 United States 0.0 2010
=176 Sweden 0.0 2011
=176 Japan 0.0 2011
=176 Seychelles 0.0 1994
=176 Iceland 0.0 2011

Citation

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

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