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Benin

Beninese and Beninois College and university Stats

Definitions

  • Gender parity index: Country's gender parity index for college and university enrollment. For countries with a rating of over 1, more females are enrolled while countries with a rating under 1 have more males enrolled.
  • Gender ratio: Ratio of female to male tertiary enrollment is the percentage of men to women enrolled at tertiary level in public and private schools.
  • Private school share: Percentage of post-secondary students who attend a private school, college, or university.
  • Share of total education spending: Percentage of government education funding that goes to post-secondary education.
  • Teachers > Proportion of teachers female: Percentage of country's college and university professors that are female.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Gender parity index 0.379 2009 119th out of 134
Gender ratio 25.24 2001 106th out of 112
Private school share 22.67% 2011 54th out of 110
Share of total education spending 15.6% 2010 79th out of 109
Teachers > Proportion of teachers female 8% 2009 11th out of 12

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