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Education > School enrollment, secondary > % gross: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: School enrollment, secondary (% gross). Gross enrolment ratio. Secondary. All programmes. Total is the total enrollment in secondary education, regardless of age, expressed as a percentage of the population of official secondary education age. GER can exceed 100% due to the inclusion of over-aged and under-aged students because of early or late school entrance and grade repetition.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Australia 133.05% 2011
2 Spain 128.51% 2011
3 Netherlands 128.42% 2011
4 New Zealand 119.79% 2011
5 Denmark 119.51% 2010
6 Ireland 117.76% 2011
7 Saudi Arabia 114.28% 2012
8 Norway 112.98% 2011
9 Qatar 111.62% 2011
10 Liechtenstein 111.46% 2011
11 Greece 110.8% 2010
12 France 109.93% 2011
13 Portugal 109.71% 2010
14 Estonia 109.11% 2010
15 Iceland 108.55% 2011
16 Brunei 107.85% 2012
17 Grenada 107.8% 2010
18 Finland 107.48% 2011
19 Lithuania 106.92% 2011
20 Belgium 106.46% 2011
21 Belarus 106.36% 2012
22 Antigua and Barbuda 106.12% 2011
23 Hong Kong 105.62% 2012
24 European Union 105.59% 2011
25 Guyana 105.41% 2011
High income OECD countries average (profile) 105.26% 2011
Eurozone average (profile) 105.19% 2011
26 Uzbekistan 105.17% 2011
27 Barbados 104.66% 2011
28 Libya 104.3% 2006
NATO countries average (profile) 103.86% 2010
29 Mongolia 103.48% 2012
30 Marshall Islands 102.89% 2009
European Union average (profile) 102.52% 2011
31 Canada 102.35% 2010
Non-religious countries average (profile) 102.3% 2011
32 Israel 101.95% 2010
33 South Africa 101.89% 2012
34 Japan 101.77% 2011
35 Germany 101.72% 2011
Europe average (profile) 101.49% 2010
36 Seychelles 101.34% 2011
37 Costa Rica 101.11% 2011
38 Luxembourg 101.02% 2011
39 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 100.95% 2012
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 100.83% 2011
40 Zambia 100.78% 2012
41 Hungary 100.77% 2011
42 Italy 100.66% 2011
43 Kuwait 100.34% 2007
44 Azerbaijan 99.52% 2011
45 Sri Lanka 99.1% 2011
46 Latvia 98.66% 2011
47 Austria 97.97% 2011
48 Croatia 97.96% 2011
49 Slovenia 97.95% 2011
50 Ukraine 97.77% 2012
51 Kazakhstan 97.71% 2012
52 Algeria 97.61% 2011
53 United Kingdom 97.38% 2011
54 Poland 97.36% 2011
55 Aruba 97.02% 2011
56 Sweden 96.91% 2011
57 South Korea 96.73% 2011
58 Dominica 96.73% 2011
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 96.57% 2010
59 Macau 96.46% 2012
60 Switzerland 96.19% 2011
61 Czech Republic 96.02% 2011
62 Romania 95.99% 2011
63 Armenia 95.93% 2012
64 Mauritius 95.85% 2012
65 American Samoa 95.82% 1992
Cold countries average (profile) 95.81% 2009
66 Palau 95.74% 2007
67 Bahrain 95.51% 2012
68 Cayman Islands 95.22% 1999
69 Malta 94.96% 2011
70 San Marino 94.95% 2011
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 94.3% 2010
71 Oman 94.16% 2012
Eastern Europe average (profile) 93.7% 2009
72 United States 93.55% 2011
73 Slovakia 93.54% 2011
74 Bulgaria 93.23% 2011
75 The Bahamas 92.86% 2010
76 Cyprus 92.83% 2011
77 Colombia 92.81% 2012
78 Cape Verde 92.74% 2012
79 Jamaica 92.72% 2010
80 Serbia 91.71% 2012
81 Saint Lucia 91.1% 2012
82 Tunisia 91.09% 2011
83 Tonga 91.08% 2012
84 Montenegro 90.9% 2012
85 Peru 90.69% 2011
86 Fiji 90.47% 2011
87 Uruguay 90.34% 2010
88 Argentina 90.23% 2010
89 Cuba 90.2% 2012
90 Chile 89.87% 2011
91 Jordan 89.06% 2011
92 Turkey 88.85% 2011
93 Kyrgyzstan 88.19% 2011
94 Thailand 86.98% 2012
95 Ecuador 86.84% 2012
96 Georgia 86.76% 2009
Emerging markets average (profile) 86.66% 2010
97 China 86.61% 2011
98 Kiribati 86.4% 2008
99 Iran 86.28% 2012
100 Turks and Caicos Islands 85.98% 2005
101 Samoa 85.71% 2012
102 Tajikistan 85.55% 2011
103 Trinidad and Tobago 85.52% 2004
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 85.41% 2007
104 Venezuela 85.37% 2012
105 Suriname 85.36% 2011
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 84.98% 2005
106 Russia 84.92% 2009
107 Philippines 84.6% 2009
108 Mexico 84.05% 2011
109 Panama 84.05% 2012
110 Belize 84.01% 2012
111 United Arab Emirates 83.58% 1999
112 Federated States of Micronesia 83.22% 2005
113 Albania 82.4% 2008
114 Republic of Macedonia 81.91% 2010
115 Botswana 81.7% 2008
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 81.25% 2010
116 Indonesia 81.16% 2011
117 Tuvalu 79.51% 2001
118 Saint Kitts and Nevis 78.8% 2012
119 Puerto Rico 78.32% 2011
Catholic countries average (profile) 77.96% 2002
120 Bolivia 77.27% 2011
121 Bermuda 77.14% 2011
122 French Polynesia 76.14% 1993
123 Egypt 75.86% 2010
Religious countries average (profile) 75.6% 2009
124 Dominican Republic 75.1% 2011
125 Moldova 74.57% 2012
126 Syria 74.42% 2012
127 Lebanon 73.98% 2012
South and Central Asia average (profile) 73.96% 2011
128 Bhutan 73.94% 2012
129 Comoros 73.49% 2012
130 Honduras 73.09% 2012
131 Maldives 72.3% 2004
132 Sao Tome and Principe 71.48% 2012
133 Nicaragua 68.91% 2010
134 Morocco 68.88% 2012
135 India 68.51% 2011
136 Paraguay 67.77% 2010
137 El Salvador 67.2% 2011
138 Malaysia 66.88% 2010
139 Nepal 65.82% 2012
140 Guatemala 65.14% 2011
141 Namibia 64.85% 2007
OPEC countries average (profile) 61.43% 1999
142 Kenya 60.12% 2009
143 Swaziland 59.92% 2011
144 Vanuatu 59.53% 2010
145 Ghana 58.19% 2012
146 The Gambia 57.49% 2010
147 Vietnam 57.22% 1998
148 East Timor 56.62% 2011
South Asia average (profile) 55.14% 2011
149 Togo 54.94% 2011
150 Gabon 53.9% 2002
151 Republic of the Congo 53.66% 2012
152 Iraq 53.13% 2007
Former British colonies average (profile) 53.01% 1986
153 Afghanistan 51.77% 2011
154 Lesotho 51.69% 2012
155 Brazil 51.22% 1985
156 Bangladesh 50.79% 2011
157 Mali 50.63% 2012
158 Cameroon 50.38% 2012
159 Burma 50.21% 2010
160 Andorra 49.39% 1983
161 Solomon Islands 48.44% 2012
162 Benin 47.68% 2011
163 Yemen 46.86% 2012
164 Laos 46.54% 2012
165 Liberia 45.16% 2011
166 Cambodia 45.01% 2008
167 Nigeria 43.83% 2010
168 Djibouti 43.83% 2012
169 Democratic Republic of the Congo 43.34% 2012
Muslim countries average (profile) 41.21% 1981
170 Senegal 41% 2011
171 Guinea 38.81% 2012
172 Madagascar 38.03% 2012
173 Zimbabwe 38% 2003
174 Ethiopia 37.15% 2012
175 Pakistan 36.6% 2012
176 Tanzania 34.97% 2012
177 Guinea-Bissau 34.46% 2006
178 Malawi 34.24% 2012
Former French colonies average (profile) 33.12% 2002
179 Rwanda 31.83% 2012
180 Angola 31.52% 2011
181 Eritrea 29.8% 2012
182 Cote d'Ivoire 28.87% 2002
183 Burundi 28.5% 2012
184 Uganda 27.61% 2009
185 Equatorial Guinea 27.38% 2002
186 Mauritania 26.79% 2012
187 Sierra Leone 26.44% 2001
188 Burkina Faso 25.92% 2012
189 Mozambique 25.91% 2012
190 Chad 22.79% 2012
191 Papua New Guinea 19.35% 1998
192 Central African Republic 17.79% 2012
193 Haiti 17.5% 1986
194 Niger 15.92% 2012
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 9.87% 1971
195 Somalia 7.35% 2007

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

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