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Education > School enrolment rate > 5th grade: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Persistence to grade 5 (percentage of cohort reaching grade 5) is the share of children enrolled in the first grade of primary school who eventually reach grade 5. The estimate is based on the reconstructed cohort method.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
=1 Denmark 100 2005
=1 United Arab Emirates 100 2006
3 Japan 99.97 1991
4 Sweden 99.84 2007
5 Spain 99.82 2005
6 Brunei 99.74 2007
7 Iceland 99.73 2007
8 Finland 99.7 2007
9 Norway 99.58 2007
10 China 99.57 2007
11 Italy 99.56 2006
12 Kuwait 99.53 2006
13 Netherlands 99.52 2007
14 Israel 99.35 2007
15 Malta 99.32 2002
16 Oman 99.31 2007
17 Czech Republic 98.91 2007
18 Bahrain 98.86 2004
19 Australia 98.8 1991
20 Jordan 98.78 2006
21 Mauritius 98.62 2008
22 Estonia 98.57 2007
23 Cyprus 98.56 2007
24 Ireland 98.54 2005
25 Greece 98.48 2006
26 Trinidad and Tobago 98.4 2007
27 Luxembourg 98.25 2007
28 Seychelles 98.15 2008
29 Sri Lanka 98.03 2007
30 France 97.96 1999
31 Canada 97.82 1998
32 Poland 97.71 2006
33 Saudi Arabia 97.05 2007
34 Saint Lucia 96.87 2007
35 Lebanon 96.6 2008
36 Qatar 96.53 2007
37 Chile 96.45 2006
38 Latvia 96.39 2007
39 Argentina 96.37 2006
40 Barbados 96.29 2007
41 Costa Rica 96.21 2007
42 Bhutan 96.1 2008
43 Tunisia 96.07 2007
44 Cuba 95.98 2008
45 Algeria 95.9 2007
46 Antigua and Barbuda 95.54 2007
47 Georgia 95.14 2007
48 Fiji 95.03 2007
49 Mongolia 94.87 2007
50 United States 94.45 2007
51 Uruguay 94.44 2006
52 Maldives 94.3 2007
53 Turkey 94.23 2007
54 Dominica 94.15 2007
55 New Zealand 94.09 1992
56 Mexico 93.94 2007
57 Sudan 93.86 2007
58 Samoa 93.78 2000
=59 Malaysia 93.72 2006
=59 Cote d'Ivoire 93.72 2007
61 Belize 93.34 2007
62 The Bahamas 92.47 2007
63 Syria 92.37 2001
64 Vietnam 92.12 2005
65 Tonga 92.07 2005
66 Belgium 91.24 2007
67 Cape Verde 91.14 2007
68 Jamaica 90.29 2001
69 Zambia 90.1 2007
70 Djibouti 89.87 2005
71 Bermuda 89.84 2005
72 Afghanistan 89.31 1993
73 Botswana 89.1 2005
74 Switzerland 88.3 1996
75 Aruba 88.19 2007
76 Monaco 87.97 1992
77 Colombia 87.81 2007
78 Panama 87.4 2007
79 Peru 87.23 2007
80 Tanzania 87.19 2006
=81 Mali 86.84 2008
=81 Namibia 86.84 2005
83 Indonesia 86.23 2007
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 85.31 2006
84 Venezuela 84.34 2007
85 Netherlands Antilles 84.19 2001
86 Paraguay 83.59 2006
87 Ecuador 83.4 2007
88 Bolivia 83.31 2006
89 Kenya 82.89 2004
90 Nigeria 82.85 2003
91 Morocco 82.77 2007
92 South Africa 82.45 2003
93 Vanuatu 82.25 2006
94 Burkina Faso 82.22 2008
95 Swaziland 82.12 2006
96 Mauritania 82.08 2008
97 Saint Kitts and Nevis 82.05 2007
98 Kiribati 81.9 2003
99 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 81.84 2000
100 Liechtenstein 81.83 2007
101 Iraq 80.58 2004
102 San Marino 80.52 1997
103 Comoros 80.32 2004
104 El Salvador 79.78 2007
105 Democratic Republic of the Congo 79.76 2007
106 Suriname 79.75 2006
107 Grenada 79.01 2002
108 Sao Tome and Principe 78.73 2007
109 Cayman Islands 77.84 2004
110 Honduras 77.82 2007
111 Congo, Republic of the 77.42 2007
112 Philippines 76.84 2006
113 Burma 73.91 2007
114 Eritrea 73.28 2007
115 Dominican Republic 72.92 2007
116 The Gambia 71.5 2007
117 Senegal 70.94 2007
118 Guatemala 70.53 2007
119 Tuvalu 69.91 2001
120 Guinea 69.69 2007
121 Pakistan 69.68 2004
122 Zimbabwe 69.67 2002
=123 Benin 69.35 2003
=123 Niger 69.35 2008
125 Gabon 69.32 2002
126 Laos 66.78 2007
127 India 65.79 2005
128 Guyana 64.25 2001
129 Ghana 63.29 2002
130 Cameroon 62.87 2007
131 Cambodia 62.08 2007
132 Burundi 61.98 2007
133 Lesotho 61.78 2006
134 Nepal 61.57 2007
135 Solomon Islands 60.72 1994
136 Mozambique 60.41 2007
137 Uganda 59.05 2006
138 Papua New Guinea 57.69 1995
139 Bangladesh 54.81 2005
140 Togo 54.33 2006
141 Central African Republic 53.1 2008
142 Nicaragua 51.36 2007
143 Ethiopia 47.11 2007
144 Turks and Caicos Islands 45.88 2002
145 Rwanda 45.78 2003
146 Malawi 43.38 2006
147 Madagascar 42.49 2007
148 Chad 37.75 2005
149 Haiti 33.73 1997
150 Equatorial Guinea 32.61 2001

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > School enrolment rate > 5th grade. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Education/School-enrolment-rate/5th-grade

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COUNTRIES COVERED
Female 148
Male 148

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