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Sub-Saharan Africa Compared by Education > Education enrolment by level > Primary level

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Nigeria 24.56 million 2002
2 Ethiopia 8.27 million 2003
3 South Africa 7.47 million 2002
4 Uganda 7.35 million 2002
5 Tanzania 6.56 million 2003
6 Kenya 5.59 million 2002
7 Democratic Republic of the Congo 4.02 million 1998
8 Sudan 3.03 million 2002
9 Madagascar 2.86 million 2002
10 Malawi 2.85 million 2002
11 Cameroon 2.8 million 2002
12 Mozambique 2.71 million 2002
13 Ghana 2.68 million 2003
14 Zimbabwe 2.36 million 2003
15 Cote d'Ivoire 2.05 million 2002
16 Zambia 1.73 million 2002
17 Rwanda 1.64 million 2002
18 Mali 1.29 million 2002
19 Senegal 1.29 million 2002
20 Benin 1.23 million 2002
21 Chad 1.12 million 2002
22 Guinea 1.07 million 2002
23 Angola 1.06 million 1999
24 Burkina Faso 1.01 million 2002
25 Togo 975,063 2002
26 Burundi 894,859 2002
27 Niger 857,592 2002
28 Sierra Leone 554,308 2000
29 Liberia 496,253 1999
30 Lesotho 418,668 2002
31 Central African Republic 414,537 2002
32 Namibia 404,783 2002
33 Mauritania 394,401 2002
34 Eritrea 359,299 2002
35 Botswana 331,393 2002
36 Gabon 279,816 2002
37 Swaziland 209,037 2002
38 Somalia 196,496 1985
39 The Gambia 178,288 2002
40 Guinea-Bissau 155,033 2000
41 Mauritius 132,432 2002
42 Comoros 106,972 2002
43 Cape Verde 87,841 2002
44 Equatorial Guinea 78,390 2001
45 Djibouti 48,713 2003
46 Sao Tome and Principe 28,780 2001
47 Seychelles 9,623 2002

Citation

Sub-Saharan Africa Compared by Education > Education enrolment by level > Primary level

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Interesting observations about Education > Education enrolment by level > Primary level

  • All of the top 2 countries by education enrolment by level > primary level are Emerging markets'.
  • 10 of the top 12 countries by education enrolment by level > primary level are Hot countries.
  • China has ranked in the top 2 for education enrolment by level > primary level since 1980.
  • India has ranked in the top 2 for education enrolment by level > primary level since 1980.
  • Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) has ranked last for education enrolment by level > primary level since 1980.
  • 2 of the top 3 countries by education enrolment by level > primary level are East Asian and Pacific.
  • 2 of the top 4 countries by education enrolment by level > primary level are Cold countries'.
  • 3 of the top 5 countries by education enrolment by level > primary level are Former British Colonies'.
  • Indonesia has ranked in the top 4 for education enrolment by level > primary level since 1980.
  • 73 of the top 139 countries by education enrolment by level > primary level are Christian.
  • 4 of the top 9 countries by education enrolment by level > primary level are Muslim.
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