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Education > Participation > School enrollment > Primary > Female > % net: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Net enrollment ratio is the ratio of children of official school age based on the International Standard Classification of Education 1997 who are enrolled in school to the population of the corresponding official school age. Primary education provides children with basic reading, writing, and mathematics skills along with an elementary understanding of such subjects as history, geography, natural science, social science, art, and music.".

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Seychelles 99.98% 2004
2 Japan 99.97% 1995
3 Sri Lanka 99.83% 2008
4 New Zealand 99.73% 2008
=5 United Kingdom 99.69% 2008
=5 Spain 99.69% 2008
7 Canada 99.68% 2000
8 Greece 99.65% 2007
9 Tanzania 99.1% 2008
10 Argentina 99.02% 1998
11 Madagascar 98.87% 2007
12 Norway 98.79% 2008
13 Burundi 98.77% 2008
14 Aruba 98.75% 2008
15 Cuba 98.72% 2008
16 Belgium 98.67% 2008
17 France 98.53% 2008
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 98.44% 2000
18 Portugal 98.43% 2007
19 Cyprus 98.41% 2008
20 Netherlands 98.37% 2008
21 Uganda 98.34% 2008
22 Italy 98.18% 2007
23 Germany 98.15% 2007
24 Mexico 98.07% 2008
25 Tunisia 98.06% 2008
26 Ireland 97.98% 2008
27 Austria 97.87% 1999
28 Panama 97.84% 2008
29 Iceland 97.71% 2008
30 Israel 97.62% 2008
31 Georgia 97.61% 2008
32 Kiribati 97.6% 1999
33 Uruguay 97.59% 2007
34 Belize 97.57% 2008
35 Honduras 97.55% 2008
36 Bahrain 97.45% 2008
37 Australia 97.44% 2008
=38 Ecuador 97.41% 2007
=38 Sao Tome and Principe 97.41% 2009
Eurozone average (profile) 97.3% 2007
40 China 97.22% 1997
41 Rwanda 97.04% 2008
High income OECD countries average (profile) 96.86% 2007
42 Slovenia 96.71% 2008
43 Luxembourg 96.55% 2008
=44 Vanuatu 96.26% 2005
=44 Denmark 96.26% 2007
46 Saint Kitts and Nevis 96.23% 2005
47 Malaysia 95.99% 2007
48 Finland 95.97% 2008
NATO countries average (profile) 95.91% 2007
49 Zambia 95.84% 2008
=50 Bulgaria 95.83% 2008
=50 Poland 95.83% 2007
European Union average (profile) 95.81% 2007
52 Latvia 95.61% 1999
53 Belarus 95.6% 2008
54 Libya 95.59% 1980
55 Tonga 95.54% 2005
56 Tajikistan 95.38% 2008
57 Azerbaijan 95.28% 2008
58 Maldives 95.11% 2008
59 Serbia and Montenegro 94.85% 2008
60 El Salvador 94.71% 2008
61 Peru 94.62% 2008
62 Guyana 94.52% 2008
63 Palau 94.47% 2000
64 Indonesia 94.4% 2008
65 Sweden 94.25% 2008
66 Algeria 94.17% 2008
67 Switzerland 94.1% 2008
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 94.1% 2007
68 Bolivia 94.03% 2007
=69 Estonia 93.99% 2008
=69 Chile 93.99% 2007
71 Qatar 93.64% 2003
72 Turkey 93.59% 2008
73 Mauritius 93.53% 2008
74 Guatemala 93.51% 2008
75 Malawi 93.35% 2008
76 Brunei 93.25% 2008
77 Samoa 93.2% 2007
78 Brazil 93.15% 2008
79 Philippines 92.69% 2008
=80 United States 92.61% 2008
=80 Grenada 92.61% 2008
82 The Bahamas 92.44% 2008
83 Russia 92.35% 1995
84 Nicaragua 92% 2008
85 Malta 91.91% 2007
86 Syria 91.9% 2002
87 Liechtenstein 91.78% 2008
88 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 91.61% 2008
89 Trinidad and Tobago 91.45% 2008
90 Vietnam 91.44% 2001
91 United Arab Emirates 91.34% 2007
92 Saint Lucia 91.17% 2008
93 Namibia 91.11% 2008
94 Lithuania 91.06% 2008
95 Czech Republic 91.05% 2006
96 Albania 91% 2004
Emerging markets average (profile) 90.6% 2007
97 Zimbabwe 90.54% 2006
98 Jordan 90.23% 2008
99 Venezuela 90.18% 2008
=100 Paraguay 90.05% 2007
=100 Romania 90.05% 2008
102 Croatia 89.92% 2007
103 Colombia 89.7% 2008
104 Suriname 89.58% 2008
105 Fiji 89.15% 2008
106 Ukraine 89.09% 2008
107 Kazakhstan 89% 2009
108 Hungary 88.91% 2008
109 Thailand 88.68% 2008
110 Bhutan 88.48% 2009
111 Costa Rica 88.12% 1991
112 Botswana 88.1% 2006
113 India 88.01% 2007
114 Lebanon 88% 2008
115 Mongolia 87.88% 2008
116 South Africa 87.56% 2007
117 Morocco 87.34% 2008
118 Uzbekistan 86.98% 2008
119 Moldova 86.95% 2008
120 Cambodia 86.73% 2008
121 Kuwait 86.62% 2008
122 Benin 86.47% 2008
123 Bangladesh 86.28% 2008
124 Armenia 85.63% 2007
125 Antigua and Barbuda 85.5% 2008
126 Saudi Arabia 83.96% 2008
127 Cape Verde 83.66% 2008
128 Swaziland 83.65% 2007
129 Kyrgyzstan 83.17% 2008
130 Cameroon 82.25% 2008
131 Kenya 82.04% 2008
132 Iraq 81.37% 2005
133 Turks and Caicos Islands 80.69% 2005
134 Laos 80.67% 2008
135 Dominican Republic 80.22% 2008
136 Gabon 80.01% 2001
137 Mauritania 79.34% 2008
138 Jamaica 78.88% 2008
139 Cayman Islands 78.36% 2008
140 Togo 78.14% 2007
South Asia average (profile) 77.45% 2006
141 Mozambique 77.34% 2008
142 Ghana 77.04% 2008
143 Dominica 75.52% 2008
144 Ethiopia 75.35% 2008
145 East Timor 74.35% 2008
146 Lesotho 74.27% 2007
147 Senegal 73.78% 2008
148 The Gambia 70.99% 2008
149 Oman 69.19% 2008
150 Solomon Islands 67.15% 2007
151 Comoros 66.87% 2000
152 Guinea 66.25% 2008
153 Marshall Islands 66.02% 2007
154 Liberia 65.58% 2000
155 Mali 65.4% 2008
156 Nepal 64.04% 2000
157 Equatorial Guinea 63.08% 2003
158 Pakistan 59.67% 2008
159 Burkina Faso 59.45% 2009
160 Papua New Guinea 59.19% 1990
161 Nigeria 58.26% 2007
162 Haiti 56.32% 1997
163 Central African Republic 56.2% 2008
164 Congo, Republic of the 55.98% 2006
165 Chad 50.03% 2003
166 Cote d'Ivoire 49.95% 2003
167 Niger 47.62% 2009
168 Angola 47.56% 1998
169 Guinea-Bissau 43.46% 2000
170 Djibouti 38.75% 2008
171 Eritrea 36.12% 2008
172 Sudan 35.51% 2000
173 Democratic Republic of the Congo 31.52% 1999
174 Afghanistan 14.2% 1993
175 Somalia 10.29% 1980

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Participation > School enrollment > Primary > Female > % net. 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/Primary/Female/%-net

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