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East Asia and Pacific Compared by Education > Primary education, pupils

DEFINITION: Primary education, pupils. Enrolment in primary. Public and private. All programmes. Total is the total number of students enrolled in public and private primary education institutions.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 China 99.71 million 2011
2 Indonesia 30.66 million 2011
3 Philippines 13.69 million 2009
4 Vietnam 7.1 million 2012
5 Japan 7.03 million 2011
6 Thailand 5.37 million 2009
7 Burma 5.13 million 2010
8 South Korea 3.14 million 2011
9 Malaysia 2.95 million 2010
10 Cambodia 2.19 million 2012
11 Australia 2.04 million 2011
12 Laos 883,938 2012
13 Papua New Guinea 600,557 2008
14 New Zealand 347,349 2011
15 Singapore 294,602 2009
16 Mongolia 256,584 2012
17 East Timor 241,871 2011
18 Solomon Islands 121,437 2012
19 Fiji 101,384 2011
20 Brunei 42,753 2012
21 Vanuatu 41,834 2010
22 Samoa 29,869 2012
23 Federated States of Micronesia 18,512 2007
24 Tonga 17,222 2012
25 Kiribati 15,566 2009
26 Marshall Islands 8,546 2011
27 Palau 1,544 2007
28 Tuvalu 1,460 2006

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Primary education, pupils. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", UNESCO Institute for Statistics. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/East-Asia-and-Pacific/Education/Primary-education,-pupils

East Asia and Pacific Compared by Education > Primary education, pupils

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Interesting observations about Education > Primary education, pupils

  • India ranked first for primary education, pupils amongst Hot countries in 2011.
  • Indonesia ranked first for primary education, pupils amongst Muslim countries in 2011.
  • China has ranked in the top 2 for primary education, pupils since 1970.
  • Nigeria ranked first for primary education, pupils amongst Sub-Saharan Africa in 2010.
  • Vietnam ranked first for primary education, pupils amongst Former French colonies in 2012.
  • Brazil ranked first for primary education, pupils amongst Christian countries in 1998.
  • Ethiopia ranked first for primary education, pupils amongst Landlocked countries in 2012.
  • All of the top 4 countries by primary education, pupils are Emerging markets'.
  • Tuvalu has ranked last for primary education, pupils since 2001.
  • Egypt ranked first for primary education, pupils amongst Middle Eastern and North Africa in 2011.
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