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Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe Outcomes Stats

Definitions

  • Primary completion rate > Female > % of relevant age group: Primary completion rate is the percentage of students completing the last year of primary school. It is calculated by taking the total number of students in the last grade of primary school, minus the number of repeaters in that grade, divided by the total number of children of official graduation age."
  • Primary completion rate > Male > % of relevant age group: Primary completion rate is the percentage of students completing the last year of primary school. It is calculated by taking the total number of students in the last grade of primary school, minus the number of repeaters in that grade, divided by the total number of children of official graduation age."
  • Primary completion rate > Total > % of relevant age group: Primary completion rate is the percentage of students completing the last year of primary school. It is calculated by taking the total number of students in the last grade of primary school, minus the number of repeaters in that grade, divided by the total number of children of official graduation age."
  • Primary education > Duration > Years: Primary duration refers to the number of years of full-time equivalent duration in primary education in the school system according to ISCED.
  • Ratio of young literate females to males > % ages 15-24: Ratio of young literate females to males is the percentage of females to males ages 15-24 who can, with understanding, read and write a short, simple statement on their everyday life."
  • Secondary education > Duration > Years: Secondary education, duration (years) is the number of grades (years) in secondary school."
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Primary completion rate > Female > % of relevant age group 79.8% 2003 6th out of 6
Primary completion rate > Male > % of relevant age group 82.97% 2003 1st out of 1
Primary completion rate > Total > % of relevant age group 81.39% 2003 1st out of 1
Primary education > Duration > Years 7 2009 17th out of 179
Ratio of young literate females to males > % ages 15-24 101% 2008 20th out of 111
Secondary education > Duration > Years 6 2009 113th out of 177

SOURCES: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics.

Citation

Zimbabwe Education > Outcomes Profiles (Subcategories)

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