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Education > School life expectancy > Male: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: School life expectancy and transition from primary to secondary for school years 1998/99 and 1999/00, published in http://www.uis.unesco.org accessed on Sept. 2002 and Women's Indicators and Statistics Database (Wistat), Version 4, CD-ROM (United Nations publication, Sales No. E.00.XVII.4) based on data provided by UNESCO in 1999.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Australia 16.4 years 2002
2 Norway 16.3 years 2002
3 Finland 16.2 years 2002
=4 Netherlands 16 years 2002
=4 United Kingdom 16 years 2002
6 Belgium 15.7 years 2002
=7 New Zealand 15.6 years 2002
=7 Switzerland 15.6 years 2002
9 Germany 15.5 years 2002
10 South Korea 15.3 years 2002
=11 France 15.2 years 2002
=11 Denmark 15.2 years 2002
=13 Sweden 15.1 years 2002
=13 Iceland 15.1 years 2002
15 Spain 15 years 2002
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 14.97 years 2002
High income OECD countries average (profile) 14.87 years 2002
=16 United States 14.8 years 2002
=16 Austria 14.8 years 2002
18 Portugal 14.7 years 2002
=19 Ireland 14.5 years 2002
=19 Italy 14.5 years 2002
=21 Canada 14.4 years 2002
=21 Japan 14.4 years 2002
Eurozone average (profile) 14.21 years 2002
=23 Israel 14.2 years 2002
=23 Greece 14.2 years 2002
25 South Africa 14.1 years 2002
26 Poland 14 years 2002
European Union average (profile) 13.91 years 2002
NATO countries average (profile) 13.89 years 2002
Non-religious countries average (profile) 13.78 years 2002
27 Chile 13.7 years 2002
=28 Estonia 13.6 years 2002
=28 Argentina 13.6 years 2002
=28 Slovenia 13.6 years 2002
=31 Czech Republic 13.5 years 2002
=31 Malta 13.5 years 2002
=31 Tunisia 13.5 years 2002
34 Hungary 13.4 years 2002
=35 Bahrain 13.2 years 2002
=35 Brazil 13.2 years 2002
37 Uruguay 13 years 2002
38 Luxembourg 12.9 years 2002
39 Lebanon 12.7 years 2002
40 Bulgaria 12.4 years 2002
41 Qatar 12.3 years 2002
=42 Swaziland 12 years 2002
=42 Togo 12 years 2002
=42 Iran 12 years 2002
=45 Botswana 11.9 years 2002
=45 Cuba 11.9 years 2002
=47 Barbados 11.8 years 2002
=47 Namibia 11.8 years 2002
=49 Liberia 11.7 years 2002
=49 Republic of Macedonia 11.7 years 2002
=49 Samoa 11.7 years 2002
=52 Netherlands Antilles 11.6 years 2002
=52 Mexico 11.6 years 2002
=52 Lithuania 11.6 years 2002
55 Romania 11.5 years 2002
56 Yemen 11.4 years 2002
=57 Trinidad and Tobago 11.3 years 2002
=57 Croatia 11.3 years 2002
=59 Malaysia 11.2 years 2002
=59 Latvia 11.2 years 2002
=59 Egypt 11.2 years 2002
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 11.1 years 2002
62 Georgia 11 years 2002
63 Vietnam 10.8 years 2002
64 Thailand 10.7 years 2002
65 Azerbaijan 10.6 years 2002
=66 Jamaica 10.5 years 2002
=66 Cyprus 10.5 years 2002
=68 Turkey 10.4 years 2002
=68 Indonesia 10.4 years 2002
=70 United Arab Emirates 10.3 years 2002
=70 Iraq 10.3 years 2002
72 Serbia and Montenegro 10.2 years 2002
73 Syria 10.1 years 2002
74 Paraguay 10 years 2002
75 Guyana 9.8 years 2002
76 El Salvador 9.7 years 2002
77 Laos 9.3 years 2002
=78 Jordan 9 years 2002
=78 Oman 9 years 2002
=78 Lesotho 9 years 2002
81 Morocco 8.9 years 2002
82 Benin 8.8 years 2002
83 Kuwait 8.4 years 2002
84 Cambodia 7.9 years 2002
85 Zambia 7.4 years 2002
86 Mongolia 7.2 years 2002
87 Papua New Guinea 6.5 years 2002
88 Madagascar 6.3 years 2002
89 Mozambique 6.2 years 2002
90 Bangladesh 5.9 years 2002
91 Burundi 5.5 years 2002
=92 Ethiopia 5.3 years 2002
=92 Eritrea 5.3 years 2002
94 Tanzania 5.1 years 2002
95 Djibouti 3.9 years 2002
96 Burkina Faso 3.5 years 2002
97 Mali 2.7 years 2002

Citation

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

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