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Education > School enrollment > Primary > Female > % net: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Net enrollment ratio is the ratio of children of official school age based on the International Standard Classification of Education 1997 who are enrolled in school to the population of the corresponding official school age. Primary education provides children with basic reading, writing, and mathematics skills along with an elementary understanding of such subjects as history, geography, natural science, social science, art, and music.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Japan 100% net 2004
2 Iran 99.9% net 2005
3 Canada 99.7% net 2001
4 Aruba 99.53% net 2005
5 Finland 99.23% net 2004
6 New Zealand 99.17% net 2004
7 South Korea 99.14% net 2005
8 Spain 99.13% net 2004
9 France 99.11% net 2004
10 Greece 98.95% net 2004
11 Norway 98.86% net 2004
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 98.86% net 2001
12 Belgium 98.84% net 2004
13 United Kingdom 98.7% net 2004
14 Italy 98.66% net 2004
15 Denmark 98.51% net 2004
16 Sweden 98.47% net 2004
17 Argentina 98.45% net 2003
18 Sri Lanka 98.37% net 2003
19 Portugal 98.23% net 2004
20 Ecuador 98.2% net 2004
21 Panama 98.12% net 2005
22 Slovenia 98.07% net 2004
23 Cambodia 98.02% net 2005
24 Netherlands 97.97% net 2004
25 Israel 97.95% net 2004
26 Mexico 97.8% net 2004
27 Barbados 97.67% net 2005
28 Kiribati 97.6% net 1999
29 Tunisia 97.57% net 2004
30 Poland 97.51% net 2004
High income OECD countries average (profile) 97.42% net 2004
31 Peru 97.25% net 2004
32 Iceland 97.22% net 2004
33 Bahrain 97.15% net 2005
34 Seychelles 96.85% net 2004
35 Malawi 96.71% net 2005
36 Belize 96.45% net 2005
37 Ireland 96.44% net 2004
=38 Sao Tome and Principe 96.28% net 2005
=38 Cuba 96.28% net 2005
40 Saint Kitts and Nevis 96.23% net 2005
41 Saint Lucia 96.01% net 2005
42 Australia 95.99% net 2004
43 Cyprus 95.95% net 2004
44 Serbia and Montenegro 95.92% net 2001
45 Suriname 95.9% net 2005
46 Mauritius 95.82% net 2005
47 Fiji 95.78% net 2005
48 Qatar 95.72% net 2005
49 Bolivia 95.55% net 2004
50 Tajikistan 95.53% net 2005
51 Algeria 95.37% net 2005
52 China 95.31% net 1991
53 Philippines 94.97% net 2004
54 Bulgaria 94.76% net 2004
55 Bangladesh 94.58% net 2003
56 Palau 94.47% net 2000
Eurozone average (profile) 94.47% net 1991
57 Trinidad and Tobago 94.44% net 2005
58 Estonia 94.06% net 2004
59 Egypt 94.04% net 2004
60 Albania 93.97% net 2004
61 Brunei 93.85% net 2005
=62 Paraguay 93.75% net 1991
=62 Malta 93.75% net 2004
Non-religious countries average (profile) 93.72% net 1991
64 Libya 93.69% net 1991
65 Switzerland 93.65% net 2004
NATO countries average (profile) 93.54% net 1991
66 Indonesia 93.28% net 2004
67 Tonga 93.27% net 2005
European Union average (profile) 93.14% net 1991
68 Malaysia 93.1% net 2003
69 Vanuatu 93.01% net 2005
70 El Salvador 92.84% net 2005
71 Madagascar 92.4% net 2005
72 The Bahamas 92.26% net 2005
73 Jordan 91.95% net 2004
=74 Syria 91.93% net 2002
=74 Russia 91.93% net 2004
76 Guatemala 91.88% net 2005
77 Lebanon 91.85% net 2005
78 Venezuela 91.66% net 2005
=79 Uruguay 91.55% net 1991
=79 Honduras 91.55% net 2004
81 Romania 91.54% net 2004
82 Latvia 91.5% net 1991
83 Vietnam 91.46% net 2001
84 Jamaica 91.06% net 2004
=85 Luxembourg 91% net 2004
=85 Burma 91% net 2005
87 Mongolia 90.7% net 2005
88 Samoa 90.64% net 2004
89 Tanzania 90.51% net 2005
90 United States 90.49% net 2004
91 Kazakhstan 90.44% net 2005
92 Hong Kong 89.97% net 2005
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 89.88% net 2004
93 Cape Verde 89.38% net 2005
94 Liechtenstein 89.36% net 2004
95 Marshall Islands 89.3% net 2003
96 Lesotho 89.22% net 2005
97 Lithuania 89.18% net 2004
98 Zambia 89.13% net 2005
99 Macau 89.06% net 2005
100 Guyana 88.84% net 1991
101 Austria 88.48% net 1991
102 Hungary 88.4% net 2004
103 Chile 88.38% net 1991
104 Dominican Republic 88.32% net 2005
105 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 88.24% net 2005
106 Costa Rica 88.13% net 1991
107 Belarus 87.71% net 2005
108 Georgia 87.22% net 2005
109 South Africa 87.2% net 2004
110 India 86.96% net 2004
111 Colombia 86.88% net 2005
=112 Czech Republic 86.83% net 1991
=112 Croatia 86.83% net 2003
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 86.83% net 2004
114 Turkey 86.82% net 2004
115 Kyrgyzstan 86.43% net 2005
116 Nicaragua 86.35% net 2005
117 Kuwait 86.09% net 2005
118 Germany 85.62% net 1991
119 Moldova 85.6% net 2005
OPEC countries average (profile) 85.06% net 2004
120 Dominica 84.66% net 2005
121 Azerbaijan 83.78% net 2005
=122 Botswana 83.37% net 2005
=122 Ukraine 83.37% net 2005
124 Morocco 83.33% net 2005
125 Grenada 82.93% net 2005
126 Zimbabwe 82.44% net 2003
127 Laos 81.21% net 2005
128 Iraq 80.98% net 2005
129 Armenia 80.88% net 2005
130 Nigeria 80.7% net 2004
131 Swaziland 80.47% net 2004
132 Kenya 80.23% net 2005
133 Maldives 79.39% net 2005
134 Saudi Arabia 79.16% net 2005
135 Andorra 79.08% net 2005
136 Uzbekistan 77.73% net 1991
137 Equatorial Guinea 77.04% net 2003
138 Cayman Islands 76.78% net 2005
139 Gabon 76.51% net 2001
140 Oman 76.38% net 2005
141 Rwanda 75.3% net 2005
142 Mozambique 74.98% net 2005
143 Senegal 74.88% net 2005
144 Namibia 74.84% net 2005
145 Thailand 74.74% net 1991
146 Nepal 72.68% net 2003
147 Mauritania 72.32% net 2005
148 Togo 72.18% net 2005
149 Benin 69.84% net 2005
150 The Gambia 69.66% net 2001
151 United Arab Emirates 69.63% net 2005
152 Cameroon 68.59% net 1991
153 Ghana 64.74% net 2005
154 Yemen 63.19% net 2004
Muslim countries average (profile) 62.25% net 1991
155 Solomon Islands 62% net 2003
156 Guinea 60.66% net 2005
157 Ethiopia 58.76% net 2005
158 Pakistan 58.62% net 2005
159 Burundi 57.57% net 2005
160 Liberia 57.52% net 2000
161 Comoros 50.49% net 2000
162 Chad 49.82% net 2003
163 Cote d'Ivoire 49.8% net 2003
164 Angola 48.97% net 1998
Former French colonies average (profile) 48.34% net 1991
165 Congo, Republic of the 47.55% net 2005
166 Democratic Republic of the Congo 47.5% net 1991
167 Mali 45.34% net 2005
168 Eritrea 43.33% net 2005
169 Central African Republic 41.43% net 1991
170 Burkina Faso 39.98% net 2005
171 Sudan 39.08% net 2000
172 Guinea-Bissau 37.45% net 2001
173 Sierra Leone 36.57% net 1991
174 Niger 33.42% net 2005
175 Djibouti 29.82% net 2005
176 Haiti 22.62% net 1991
177 Somalia 6.4% net 1991

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"Countries Compared by Education > School enrollment > Primary > Female > % net. 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/Primary/Female/%-net

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