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Education > Participation > School enrollment > Preprimary > % gross: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Gross enrollment ratio is the ratio of total enrollment, regardless of age, to the population of the age group that officially corresponds to the level of education shown. Preprimary education refers to the initial stage of organized instruction, designed primarily to introduce very young children to a school-type environment.".

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Spain 125.59% 2008
2 Belgium 121.66% 2008
3 Turks and Caicos Islands 118.36% 2005
4 Mexico 114.18% 2008
5 Monaco 111.67% 2009
6 Ireland 111.28% 1997
7 Czech Republic 111.24% 2008
8 Cuba 110.81% 2008
9 France 110.41% 2008
10 Germany 109.12% 2008
11 Tuvalu 106.76% 2006
12 Aruba 103.83% 2008
13 Cayman Islands 103.41% 2008
14 Grenada 103.14% 2008
15 Belarus 102.26% 2007
16 Netherlands Antilles 102.21% 2003
17 Saint Kitts and Nevis 101.68% 2005
18 Switzerland 101.67% 2008
19 Sweden 101.53% 2008
20 Italy 101.3% 2007
21 Ecuador 101.27% 2008
22 Malta 101.26% 2007
23 Maldives 101.25% 2008
24 European Union 101.16% 2008
25 Liechtenstein 100.68% 2008
26 Netherlands 100.3% 2008
27 Seychelles 99.86% 2008
28 Mauritius 98.37% 2008
29 Ukraine 98.03% 2008
30 Iceland 97.83% 2008
31 Israel 97.14% 2008
32 Denmark 96.09% 2007
33 Estonia 95.16% 2008
34 Austria 95.11% 2008
35 Norway 94.74% 2008
36 Slovakia 94.22% 2008
37 New Zealand 94.07% 2008
Eurozone average (profile) 94% 2007
38 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 92.37% 2004
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 90.8% 2007
High income OECD countries average (profile) 90.67% 2007
39 Russia 90.08% 2008
European Union average (profile) 89.11% 2007
40 Latvia 88.9% 2008
41 Japan 88.79% 2008
42 Thailand 88.7% 2008
43 Luxembourg 88.03% 2008
44 United Arab Emirates 87.37% 2007
45 Hungary 87.21% 2008
NATO countries average (profile) 86.87% 2007
46 Jamaica 86.16% 2008
47 Guyana 84.74% 2008
48 Liberia 84.16% 2008
49 Brunei 82.85% 2008
50 Slovenia 82.75% 2008
Europe average (profile) 82.66% 2007
51 Cyprus 82.64% 2008
52 Australia 82.29% 2008
53 Trinidad and Tobago 81.52% 2008
54 Suriname 81.29% 2008
55 Bulgaria 80.67% 2008
56 Uruguay 80.64% 2007
57 United Kingdom 80.53% 2008
58 Portugal 80.06% 2007
Non-religious countries average (profile) 77.21% 2006
59 Dominica 77.06% 2008
60 Kuwait 76.43% 2008
61 Kiribati 74.62% 2004
62 Romania 73.31% 2008
63 Moldova 72.63% 2008
64 Lebanon 72.3% 2008
65 Lithuania 72.24% 2008
66 Peru 72.04% 2008
67 Antigua and Barbuda 71.74% 2008
68 Canada 70.45% 2006
Catholic countries average (profile) 69.48% 2007
69 Venezuela 69.11% 2008
70 Panama 68.86% 2008
=71 Costa Rica 68.81% 2008
=71 Argentina 68.81% 2007
73 Greece 68.58% 2007
74 Saint Lucia 68.35% 2008
75 Ghana 67.75% 2008
Emerging markets average (profile) 66.96% 2007
76 Finland 65.32% 2008
77 Brazil 65.05% 2008
78 Palau 63.59% 2005
79 Georgia 62.53% 2008
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 61.46% 2007
80 Malaysia 60.59% 2007
81 Cape Verde 60.32% 2008
82 Poland 60.25% 2007
83 El Salvador 59.7% 2008
84 Papua New Guinea 59.29% 2002
85 Serbia and Montenegro 58.66% 2008
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 58.18% 2008
86 United States 57.81% 2008
87 Mongolia 57.35% 2008
88 Morocco 56.9% 2008
89 Nicaragua 55.77% 2008
90 Chile 55.76% 2007
91 Equatorial Guinea 54.29% 2007
92 Bahrain 53.81% 2008
93 Qatar 51.29% 2008
94 South Africa 51.13% 2007
95 Croatia 51.11% 2007
96 Colombia 49.38% 2008
97 Bolivia 49.31% 2007
98 Philippines 48.64% 2008
99 Albania 48.62% 2004
100 Kenya 47.59% 2008
101 India 47.08% 2007
102 Pakistan 46.87% 2005
103 Marshall Islands 44.97% 2007
104 China 44.12% 2008
105 Samoa 43.81% 2008
106 Indonesia 43.01% 2008
107 Solomon Islands 41.66% 2003
108 Vietnam 40.72% 2001
109 Honduras 40.41% 2008
110 Belize 40.23% 2008
111 Angola 40.14% 2008
112 Kazakhstan 39.44% 2009
113 Zimbabwe 38.87% 2002
114 Sao Tome and Principe 38.7% 2009
Religious countries average (profile) 37.04% 2003
115 Jordan 36.36% 2008
116 Paraguay 34.99% 2007
117 Dominican Republic 34.88% 2008
118 Tanzania 34.24% 2008
119 Oman 33.7% 2008
120 Haiti 33.36% 1991
121 Armenia 32.8% 2007
OPEC countries average (profile) 32.72% 2005
122 Namibia 31.44% 2006
123 The Bahamas 30.35% 2003
124 Guatemala 29.44% 2008
125 Sudan 28.09% 2009
126 Lesotho 27.4% 2005
127 Uzbekistan 27.18% 2008
128 Comoros 26.56% 2008
129 Azerbaijan 26.48% 2008
130 Cameroon 24.77% 2008
South Asia average (profile) 24.42% 2005
131 Algeria 23.4% 2008
132 Tunisia 22.27% 2003
133 The Gambia 22.01% 2007
134 Tonga 20.67% 2005
135 Uganda 18.8% 2008
136 Turkey 17.73% 2008
137 Kyrgyzstan 16.66% 2008
138 Botswana 16.26% 2006
139 Nigeria 15.98% 2007
140 Fiji 15.81% 2006
141 Swaziland 15.77% 2005
142 Mozambique 15.59% 1985
143 Laos 14.92% 2008
144 Gabon 14.22% 2002
145 Eritrea 13.24% 2008
146 Benin 13.19% 2008
147 Cambodia 12.93% 2008
=148 Bosnia and Herzegovina 12.47% 2008
=148 Congo, Republic of the 12.47% 2008
150 Nepal 11.93% 2002
151 Guinea 11.44% 2008
152 Saudi Arabia 10.86% 2008
153 Senegal 10.65% 2008
154 Bangladesh 10.49% 2005
155 East Timor 10.48% 2005
156 Syria 9.67% 2008
157 Madagascar 9.24% 2008
158 Tajikistan 8.98% 2008
159 Libya 8.88% 2006
160 Vanuatu 7.15% 2006
161 Burma 6.26% 2008
162 Iraq 5.53% 2005
163 Sierra Leone 4.94% 2007
164 Togo 4.23% 2007
165 Central African Republic 4.1% 2008
166 Mali 4% 2008
167 Guinea-Bissau 3.71% 2000
168 Ethiopia 3.67% 2008
169 Niger 3.16% 2009
170 Djibouti 3.15% 2008
171 Democratic Republic of the Congo 3.11% 2008
172 Burkina Faso 3.01% 2008
173 Cote d'Ivoire 2.99% 2008
174 Rwanda 2.75% 2002
175 Burundi 2.62% 2007
176 Zambia 2.37% 1998
177 Mauritania 1.92% 2005
178 Bhutan 1.04% 2008
179 Chad 0.82% 2005
180 Afghanistan 0.8% 2004
181 Somalia 0.32% 1985

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Participation > School enrollment > Preprimary > % gross. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Education/Participation/School-enrollment/Preprimary/%-gross

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