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Education > School enrollment > Preprimary > Male > % 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 396.84% gross 2005
2 Belgium 116.53% gross 2004
3 Estonia 115.31% gross 2004
4 Netherlands Antilles 114.69% gross 2003
5 Cuba 113.74% gross 2005
6 France 113.43% gross 2004
7 Israel 112.41% gross 2004
8 Andorra 112.08% gross 2005
9 Spain 111.69% gross 2004
10 Czech Republic 109.5% gross 2004
11 Guyana 107.42% gross 2004
12 Belarus 105.73% gross 2005
13 Liechtenstein 103.63% gross 2004
14 Ireland 103.55% gross 1991
15 Italy 103.44% gross 2004
16 Seychelles 102.68% gross 2004
17 Australia 102.46% gross 2004
18 Malaysia 101.48% gross 2003
19 Malta 100.02% gross 2004
20 Aruba 98.49% gross 2005
21 Germany 97.37% gross 2004
22 Cayman Islands 95.92% gross 2005
23 Mauritius 95.11% gross 2005
=24 Switzerland 94.53% gross 2004
=24 Iceland 94.53% gross 2004
26 Barbados 93.6% gross 2005
27 Slovakia 93.48% gross 2004
28 Saint Kitts and Nevis 92.54% gross 2005
29 Macau 92.5% gross 2005
30 New Zealand 92.01% gross 2004
31 Thailand 91.46% gross 2005
32 Jamaica 91.06% gross 2004
33 South Korea 90.73% gross 2005
34 Denmark 90.7% gross 2004
Eurozone average (profile) 90.27% gross 2004
35 Netherlands 89.76% gross 2004
36 Austria 89.71% gross 2004
37 Russia 88.58% gross 2004
38 Suriname 88.49% gross 2005
High income OECD countries average (profile) 88.43% gross 2004
39 Ukraine 87.46% gross 2005
40 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 86.99% gross 2005
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 86.92% gross 2002
41 Trinidad and Tobago 85.89% gross 2005
European Union average (profile) 85.85% gross 2004
42 Sweden 85.5% gross 2004
43 Mexico 83.87% gross 2004
44 Japan 83.28% gross 2003
NATO countries average (profile) 82.91% gross 2004
45 Luxembourg 82.64% gross 2004
46 Hungary 82.05% gross 2004
47 Slovenia 80.87% gross 2004
48 Latvia 80.75% gross 2004
49 Bulgaria 78.24% gross 2004
50 Norway 77.35% gross 2002
51 Grenada 77.22% gross 2005
52 Ecuador 76.27% gross 2005
53 Lebanon 74.92% gross 2005
54 Romania 74.71% gross 2004
55 Portugal 74.56% gross 2004
56 Dominica 74.32% gross 2005
57 Saint Lucia 72.58% gross 2005
58 Kuwait 71.77% gross 2005
Non-religious countries average (profile) 71.16% gross 2004
59 Hong Kong 69.83% gross 2005
60 Costa Rica 68.39% gross 2005
61 Canada 67.67% gross 2002
62 Brazil 67.57% gross 2003
63 Lithuania 65.64% gross 2004
Catholic countries average (profile) 65.62% gross 2003
64 Greece 65.57% gross 2004
65 United Arab Emirates 64.95% gross 2005
66 Morocco 64.67% gross 2005
67 Moldova 63.27% gross 2005
68 United States 63.25% gross 2004
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 62.51% gross 2003
69 Vietnam 62.28% gross 2005
70 Argentina 61.69% gross 2003
71 Panama 61.57% gross 2005
72 Uruguay 60.89% gross 2003
73 Papua New Guinea 60.7% gross 2003
74 Cyprus 60.55% gross 2004
Emerging markets average (profile) 60.4% gross 2004
75 Peru 60.1% gross 2004
76 Palau 59.01% gross 2005
77 Finland 58.9% gross 2004
78 United Kingdom 58.86% gross 2004
79 Venezuela 57.85% gross 2005
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 55.72% gross 2004
80 Liberia 55.11% gross 2000
81 Kenya 54.18% gross 2005
82 Cape Verde 53.77% gross 2005
83 Pakistan 52.99% gross 2005
84 Poland 52.38% gross 2004
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 52.28% gross 2003
85 Brunei 51.84% gross 2005
86 Chile 51.81% gross 2004
87 Vanuatu 51.57% gross 2002
88 El Salvador 49.71% gross 2005
89 Albania 49.48% gross 2004
90 Bolivia 49.39% gross 2005
91 Marshall Islands 49.14% gross 2003
92 Maldives 48.91% gross 2005
93 Georgia 47.92% gross 2005
94 Bahrain 47.58% gross 2005
95 Zimbabwe 47.39% gross 2003
96 Croatia 47.11% gross 2003
97 Equatorial Guinea 44.75% gross 2005
98 Samoa 43.83% gross 2004
99 Serbia and Montenegro 43.48% gross 2001
100 Iran 43.14% gross 2005
101 Ghana 41.01% gross 2005
102 Solomon Islands 40.93% gross 2003
103 Colombia 39.44% gross 2005
104 Philippines 39.17% gross 2004
105 Mongolia 37.87% gross 2005
106 Nepal 37.54% gross 2005
107 China 37.36% gross 2004
108 Qatar 37.14% gross 2005
109 South Africa 36.99% gross 2004
110 Nicaragua 36.63% gross 2005
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 36.57% gross 2004
111 India 35.91% gross 2004
112 Haiti 35.07% gross 1991
OPEC countries average (profile) 34.71% gross 2005
113 Kazakhstan 34.41% gross 2005
114 Dominican Republic 33.85% gross 2005
115 Lesotho 32.52% gross 2005
116 Honduras 32.24% gross 2004
117 Sao Tome and Principe 31.34% gross 2005
118 Paraguay 31.13% gross 2003
119 The Bahamas 31.06% gross 2003
120 Armenia 30.48% gross 2005
121 Jordan 30.45% gross 2004
122 Angola 30.32% gross 1998
123 Azerbaijan 28.87% gross 2005
124 Uzbekistan 28.54% gross 2004
125 Tanzania 28.51% gross 2005
126 Guatemala 28.46% gross 2005
127 Belize 28.32% gross 2005
128 Namibia 27.28% gross 2004
129 Sudan 25.42% gross 2005
130 Cameroon 24.95% gross 2005
South Asia average (profile) 24.01% gross 2004
Muslim countries average (profile) 23.15% gross 2004
131 Tunisia 21.81% gross 2003
132 Indonesia 21.45% gross 2004
133 Tonga 19.51% gross 2005
134 Swaziland 18.29% gross 2004
135 The Gambia 17.99% gross 2004
136 Nigeria 15.41% gross 2005
137 Fiji 15.29% gross 2005
138 Egypt 14.75% gross 2004
139 Gabon 13.74% gross 2001
140 Kyrgyzstan 12.56% gross 2005
141 Eritrea 11.8% gross 2005
142 Syria 10.83% gross 2005
143 Bangladesh 10.73% gross 2005
144 Saudi Arabia 10.26% gross 2005
145 Tajikistan 9.76% gross 2005
146 Cambodia 9.03% gross 2005
147 Laos 8.88% gross 2005
148 Turkey 8.44% gross 2004
149 Libya 7.75% gross 2003
150 Madagascar 7.52% gross 2005
151 Senegal 7.45% gross 2005
152 Oman 7.29% gross 2005
153 Guinea 6.69% gross 2005
154 Algeria 6.17% gross 2005
155 Iraq 5.72% gross 2005
156 Congo, Republic of the 5.71% gross 2005
157 Benin 5.39% gross 2005
158 Sierra Leone 4.4% gross 2005
159 Comoros 3.33% gross 2005
160 Cote d'Ivoire 3.26% gross 2003
161 Guinea-Bissau 3.13% gross 2001
162 Rwanda 2.54% gross 2002
163 Togo 2.41% gross 2004
164 Ethiopia 2.25% gross 2005
165 Uganda 2.08% gross 2004
166 Zambia 2.01% gross 1998
167 Burkina Faso 1.95% gross 2005
=168 Mali 1.85% gross 2003
=168 Burundi 1.85% gross 2005
170 Central African Republic 1.66% gross 2004
171 Niger 1.37% gross 2005
172 Democratic Republic of the Congo 1.31% gross 2003
173 Chad 1.12% gross 2005
174 Djibouti 0.99% gross 2005
175 Yemen 0.83% gross 2005
176 Afghanistan 0.74% gross 2004

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > School enrollment > Preprimary > Male > % 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/Male/%-gross

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