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Education > Repetition rate > Primary > % of total enrollment: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Repeaters in primary school are the number of students enrolled in the same grade as in the previous year, as a percentage of all students enrolled in primary school.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Gabon 34.41% 2003
2 Central African Republic 30.5% 2005
3 Burundi 30.41% 2005
4 Angola 29% 1999
5 Comoros 27.12% 2005
6 Cameroon 25.77% 2005
7 Equatorial Guinea 25.56% 2005
=8 Congo, Republic of the 23.95% 2005
=8 Guinea-Bissau 23.95% 2001
10 Sao Tome and Principe 23.47% 2005
11 Togo 22.92% 2005
12 Chad 22.45% 2005
13 Nepal 21.68% 2004
14 Suriname 20.26% 2005
15 Brazil 19.95% 2003
16 Laos 19.18% 2005
17 Lesotho 18.96% 2005
18 Rwanda 18.83% 2005
19 Mali 18.58% 2005
20 Madagascar 18.27% 2005
21 Cote d'Ivoire 17.59% 2003
Former French colonies average (profile) 17.06% 2003
22 Benin 16.78% 2005
23 Democratic Republic of the Congo 16.3% 2003
24 Afghanistan 16.26% 2005
25 Swaziland 16.16% 2004
26 Belgium 15.85% 1991
27 Cape Verde 15.43% 2005
28 Cambodia 13.84% 2005
29 Uganda 13.75% 2004
30 Namibia 13.3% 2005
31 Senegal 12.94% 2005
32 Eritrea 12.88% 2005
33 Morocco 12.73% 2005
34 Haiti 12.69% 1991
35 Netherlands Antilles 12.63% 2003
36 Guatemala 12.51% 2005
37 Burkina Faso 11.93% 2005
38 Algeria 11.18% 2005
39 Belize 10.79% 2004
40 Vanuatu 10.68% 2005
41 Mozambique 10.38% 2005
42 Portugal 10.19% 2004
43 Mauritania 10.1% 2005
44 Lebanon 10.07% 2005
45 Nicaragua 9.85% 2005
46 The Gambia 9.69% 2004
47 Bhutan 9.62% 2005
48 Aruba 9.31% 2005
49 Djibouti 9.23% 2005
50 Guinea 8.68% 2005
51 Malawi 8.56% 2005
52 Honduras 8.48% 2004
53 Uruguay 8.34% 2003
54 Dominican Republic 8.14% 2005
55 Iraq 7.97% 2005
56 South Africa 7.96% 2004
57 Peru 7.61% 2004
58 Syria 7.31% 2005
59 Paraguay 7.3% 2003
60 Tunisia 7.28% 2004
61 Costa Rica 7.19% 2005
62 Ethiopia 6.99% 2005
63 Bangladesh 6.98% 2004
64 Venezuela 6.78% 2005
65 El Salvador 6.41% 2005
66 Argentina 6.35% 2003
67 Zambia 6.34% 2005
68 Tonga 6.21% 2002
69 Solomon Islands 6.18% 1991
70 Macau 6.07% 2005
71 Monaco 5.98% 1991
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 5.97% 2003
=72 Ghana 5.83% 2005
=72 Kenya 5.83% 2005
74 Panama 5.64% 2005
75 Niger 5.34% 2005
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 5.31% 2004
76 Trinidad and Tobago 5.2% 2005
77 Maldives 5.19% 2005
78 Sri Lanka 5.13% 1998
79 Saudi Arabia 5.06% 2005
=80 Mauritius 4.83% 2005
=80 Mexico 4.83% 2004
82 Botswana 4.77% 2005
OPEC countries average (profile) 4.71% 2005
83 Palau 4.69% 2005
84 Yemen 4.33% 2004
85 Luxembourg 4.31% 2004
86 Tanzania 4.27% 2005
87 France 4.17% 2000
88 Colombia 4.08% 2005
89 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 4.06% 2005
90 Egypt 3.98% 2004
=91 Dominica 3.48% 2005
=91 Thailand 3.48% 1999
93 Grenada 3.44% 2005
94 New Zealand 3.38% 1991
95 Turkey 3.22% 2004
96 India 3.19% 2004
97 Pakistan 3.06% 2005
Emerging markets average (profile) 2.99% 2004
98 Indonesia 2.89% 2004
99 Nigeria 2.87% 2005
100 Bahrain 2.8% 2005
101 Jamaica 2.79% 2004
=102 Qatar 2.71% 2005
=102 Latvia 2.71% 2004
104 Slovakia 2.6% 2004
105 Saint Lucia 2.51% 2005
106 Romania 2.45% 2004
107 Chile 2.44% 2004
108 Bulgaria 2.26% 2004
=109 Spain 2.25% 2004
=109 Brunei 2.25% 2005
111 Hungary 2.18% 2004
=112 Philippines 2.15% 2004
=112 Fiji 2.15% 2005
=112 Albania 2.15% 2004
=115 Iran 2.05% 2005
=115 Malta 2.05% 2004
117 Ecuador 2.03% 2004
118 Estonia 2.02% 2004
119 Kuwait 1.95% 2005
120 United Arab Emirates 1.86% 2005
121 Sudan 1.72% 2005
122 Bolivia 1.6% 2004
123 Israel 1.57% 2004
124 Switzerland 1.55% 2004
125 Austria 1.53% 1999
=126 Germany 1.45% 2004
=126 Guyana 1.45% 2003
128 Saint Kitts and Nevis 1.15% 2005
129 Czech Republic 1.09% 2004
130 Serbia and Montenegro 1.05% 2001
=131 Jordan 1.01% 2004
=131 Vietnam 1.01% 2005
133 Ireland 0.97% 2004
134 Samoa 0.91% 2004
135 Hong Kong 0.88% 2005
136 Russia 0.68% 2004
137 Lithuania 0.63% 2004
138 Oman 0.62% 2005
139 Poland 0.6% 2004
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 0.595% 2004
140 Kiribati 0.57% 1991
141 Cuba 0.52% 2005
142 Slovenia 0.51% 2004
=143 Finland 0.44% 2004
=143 Mongolia 0.44% 2005
145 Croatia 0.37% 2003
146 Burma 0.33% 2005
=147 Italy 0.3% 2004
=147 China 0.3% 2004
149 Azerbaijan 0.29% 2005
=150 Georgia 0.28% 2005
=150 Cyprus 0.28% 2004
152 Moldova 0.26% 2005
153 San Marino 0.25% 1991
154 Cayman Islands 0.22% 2005
155 Tajikistan 0.21% 2005
156 Armenia 0.16% 2005
=157 Ukraine 0.11% 2005
=157 Kazakhstan 0.11% 2005
159 Kyrgyzstan 0.09% 2005
160 Belarus 0.07% 2005
161 South Korea 0.01% 2005

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Repetition rate > Primary > % of total enrollment. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Education/Repetition-rate/Primary/%-of-total-enrollment

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