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Education > School enrollment > Preprimary > Female > % gross: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Gross enrollment ratio is the ratio of total enrollment, regardless of age, to the population of the age group that officially corresponds to the level of education shown. Preprimary education refers to the initial stage of organized instruction, designed primarily to introduce very young children to a school-type environment.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 East Timor 367.65% gross 2005
2 Belgium 116.06% gross 2004
3 Malaysia 113.92% gross 2003
4 Andorra 113.74% gross 2005
5 France 113.61% gross 2004
6 Estonia 113.34% gross 2004
7 Cuba 112% gross 2005
8 Saint Kitts and Nevis 111.84% gross 2005
9 Israel 111.54% gross 2004
10 Spain 111.23% gross 2004
11 Netherlands Antilles 110.97% gross 2003
12 Malta 108.05% gross 2004
13 Liechtenstein 105.6% gross 2004
14 Czech Republic 105.26% gross 2004
15 Guyana 105.08% gross 2004
16 Belarus 103.59% gross 2005
17 Australia 102.36% gross 2004
18 Italy 101.91% gross 2004
19 Ireland 101.65% gross 1991
20 Seychelles 100.31% gross 2004
21 Aruba 99.07% gross 2005
22 Germany 96.15% gross 2004
23 Mauritius 95.86% gross 2005
24 Switzerland 94.48% gross 2004
25 Iceland 94.26% gross 2004
26 Jamaica 93.97% gross 2004
27 New Zealand 92.83% gross 2004
28 Barbados 92.71% gross 2005
29 Macau 91.8% gross 2005
30 Slovakia 90.66% gross 2004
31 Denmark 90.62% gross 2004
32 South Korea 90.55% gross 2005
33 Cayman Islands 90.21% gross 2005
Eurozone average (profile) 89.95% gross 2004
34 Suriname 89.82% gross 2005
35 Thailand 89.07% gross 2005
36 Austria 88.89% gross 2004
37 Netherlands 87.96% gross 2004
High income OECD countries average (profile) 87.76% gross 2004
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 87.08% gross 2002
38 Trinidad and Tobago 85.73% gross 2005
39 Japan 85.63% gross 2003
European Union average (profile) 85.32% gross 2004
40 Mexico 84.73% gross 2004
41 Sweden 84.71% gross 2004
42 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 84.61% gross 2005
43 Luxembourg 84.08% gross 2004
44 Grenada 83.98% gross 2005
45 Ukraine 83.92% gross 2005
NATO countries average (profile) 82.04% gross 2004
46 Norway 81.49% gross 2002
47 Dominica 81.1% gross 2005
48 Russia 80.65% gross 2004
49 Hungary 80.01% gross 2004
50 Latvia 77.83% gross 2004
51 Bulgaria 77.37% gross 2004
52 Ecuador 76.79% gross 2005
53 Portugal 76.54% gross 2004
54 Romania 76.47% gross 2004
55 Slovenia 76.43% gross 2004
56 Saint Lucia 74.73% gross 2005
57 Kuwait 74.12% gross 2005
58 Lebanon 73.31% gross 2005
Non-religious countries average (profile) 69.86% gross 2004
59 Costa Rica 69% gross 2005
60 Palau 68.39% gross 2005
61 Brazil 67.5% gross 2003
62 Canada 67.45% gross 2002
63 Hong Kong 67.25% gross 2005
64 Greece 66.94% gross 2004
Catholic countries average (profile) 66.06% gross 2003
65 United Arab Emirates 63.69% gross 2005
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 63.66% gross 2003
66 Lithuania 63.01% gross 2004
67 Argentina 62.28% gross 2003
68 Panama 62.11% gross 2005
69 Uruguay 61.45% gross 2003
70 Moldova 61.38% gross 2005
71 Cyprus 60.93% gross 2004
72 Peru 60.83% gross 2004
73 United States 60.55% gross 2004
Emerging markets average (profile) 59.27% gross 2004
74 United Kingdom 59.12% gross 2004
75 Venezuela 58.53% gross 2005
76 Finland 58.48% gross 2004
77 Vietnam 56.95% gross 2005
78 Papua New Guinea 56.76% gross 2003
79 Samoa 55.34% gross 2004
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 54.74% gross 2004
80 Georgia 54.12% gross 2005
81 Kenya 53.64% gross 2005
82 Cape Verde 53.53% gross 2005
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 52.8% gross 2003
83 Poland 52.66% gross 2004
84 Brunei 52.49% gross 2005
85 Vanuatu 52.19% gross 2002
86 El Salvador 51.57% gross 2005
87 Chile 51.52% gross 2004
88 Marshall Islands 50.14% gross 2003
89 Bolivia 49.89% gross 2005
=90 Maldives 49.47% gross 2005
=90 Albania 49.47% gross 2004
92 Liberia 49.05% gross 2000
93 Iran 48.07% gross 2005
94 Pakistan 47.79% gross 2005
95 Bahrain 46.03% gross 2005
96 Croatia 45.95% gross 2003
97 Serbia and Montenegro 43.96% gross 2001
98 Mongolia 42.28% gross 2005
99 Morocco 42.27% gross 2005
100 Ghana 42.13% gross 2005
101 Philippines 40.74% gross 2004
102 Solomon Islands 40.61% gross 2003
103 Colombia 39% gross 2005
104 Zimbabwe 38.99% gross 2003
105 South Africa 37.93% gross 2004
106 Nicaragua 37.22% gross 2005
107 Equatorial Guinea 37.08% gross 2005
108 India 35.84% gross 2004
109 Qatar 35.78% gross 2005
110 Armenia 35.23% gross 2005
OPEC countries average (profile) 35.21% gross 2005
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 34.59% gross 2004
111 Lesotho 34.53% gross 2005
112 China 34.51% gross 2004
113 Dominican Republic 33.81% gross 2005
114 Nepal 33.74% gross 2005
115 Honduras 33.55% gross 2004
116 Kazakhstan 33.45% gross 2005
117 Haiti 33.25% gross 1991
118 Sao Tome and Principe 33.07% gross 2005
119 Paraguay 31.56% gross 2003
120 The Bahamas 30.69% gross 2003
121 Namibia 30.48% gross 2004
122 Azerbaijan 29.48% gross 2005
123 Tanzania 28.94% gross 2005
124 Jordan 28.78% gross 2004
125 Guatemala 28.54% gross 2005
126 Belize 28.05% gross 2005
127 Tonga 26.64% gross 2005
128 Uzbekistan 26.61% gross 2004
129 Sudan 25.49% gross 2005
130 Cameroon 24.51% gross 2005
131 Indonesia 23.32% gross 2004
Muslim countries average (profile) 22.16% gross 2004
South Asia average (profile) 21.96% gross 2004
132 Tunisia 21.65% gross 2003
133 The Gambia 18.5% gross 2004
134 Swaziland 18.05% gross 2004
135 Fiji 16.18% gross 2005
136 Angola 15.92% gross 1998
137 Nigeria 15.32% gross 2005
138 Gabon 13.99% gross 2001
139 Egypt 13.97% gross 2004
140 Kyrgyzstan 12.54% gross 2005
141 Eritrea 12.09% gross 2005
142 Bangladesh 10.99% gross 2005
143 Syria 9.89% gross 2005
144 Cambodia 9.79% gross 2005
145 Saudi Arabia 9.78% gross 2005
146 Laos 9.3% gross 2005
147 Tajikistan 8.88% gross 2005
148 Senegal 8.27% gross 2005
149 Turkey 8.04% gross 2004
150 Madagascar 7.71% gross 2005
151 Libya 7.46% gross 2003
152 Oman 6.93% gross 2005
153 Guinea 6.83% gross 2005
154 Algeria 5.92% gross 2005
155 Congo, Republic of the 5.88% gross 2005
156 Iraq 5.71% gross 2005
157 Benin 5.49% gross 2005
158 Sierra Leone 3.99% gross 2005
159 Guinea-Bissau 3.28% gross 2001
160 Comoros 3.21% gross 2005
161 Cote d'Ivoire 3.14% gross 2003
162 Rwanda 2.48% gross 2002
163 Zambia 2.41% gross 1998
164 Togo 2.36% gross 2004
165 Ethiopia 2.14% gross 2005
166 Uganda 2.05% gross 2004
167 Burkina Faso 1.93% gross 2005
168 Mali 1.87% gross 2003
169 Burundi 1.81% gross 2005
170 Central African Republic 1.74% gross 2004
171 Niger 1.43% gross 2005
172 Democratic Republic of the Congo 1.33% gross 2003
173 Djibouti 1.05% gross 2005
174 Yemen 0.72% gross 2005
175 Afghanistan 0.59% gross 2004
176 Chad 0.54% gross 2005

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > School enrollment > Preprimary > Female > % gross. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Education/School-enrollment/Preprimary/Female/%-gross

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