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Education > Participation > School enrollment > Primary > Male > % 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. 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 Sierra Leone 167.78% 2007
2 Madagascar 153.98% 2008
3 Rwanda 149.8% 2008
4 Angola 141.12% 2008
5 Burundi 139.05% 2008
6 Gabon 134.72% 2004
7 Sao Tome and Principe 132.74% 2009
8 Brazil 132.18% 2008
9 Seychelles 131.31% 2008
10 Monaco 131.01% 2009
11 Syria 127.04% 2008
12 Afghanistan 126.69% 2008
13 Benin 124.75% 2008
14 Netherlands Antilles 124.59% 2003
15 Comoros 124.58% 2008
16 Nepal 123.16% 2002
17 Belize 122.3% 2008
18 Mozambique 121.47% 2008
19 Indonesia 121.06% 2008
20 Zambia 120.36% 2008
21 Colombia 120.22% 2008
22 Cambodia 119.67% 2008
23 Uganda 119.58% 2008
24 Cameroon 119.3% 2008
25 Ecuador 118.53% 2008
26 Malawi 118.51% 2008
27 Nicaragua 118.18% 2008
28 Portugal 118.1% 2007
29 Congo, Republic of the 117.71% 2008
30 Laos 117.27% 2008
31 Burma 117.2% 2008
32 Guatemala 116.98% 2008
33 Azerbaijan 116.91% 2008
34 El Salvador 116.57% 2008
35 Argentina 116.49% 2007
36 Suriname 116.44% 2008
37 Aruba 116.22% 2008
38 Honduras 116.08% 2008
39 Uruguay 115.91% 2007
40 Mexico 115.27% 2008
41 Maldives 115.2% 2008
42 India 114.79% 2007
43 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 113.59% 2008
44 Tonga 113.42% 2006
45 Namibia 113.05% 2008
46 Libya 112.98% 2006
47 Panama 112.75% 2008
48 Kenya 112.73% 2008
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 112.66% 2007
49 Togo 112.6% 2007
50 Morocco 112.17% 2008
51 Swaziland 111.93% 2007
52 China 111.25% 2008
53 Vanuatu 111.03% 2007
54 Philippines 110.99% 2008
55 Tanzania 110.95% 2008
56 Botswana 110.85% 2006
57 Algeria 110.82% 2008
58 France 110.54% 2008
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 110.52% 2007
59 Costa Rica 110.3% 2008
60 East Timor 109.95% 2008
61 Israel 109.9% 2008
62 Haiti 109.43% 1997
63 Peru 109.27% 2008
64 Guyana 109.26% 2008
65 Qatar 109.05% 2008
66 Solomon Islands 108.72% 2007
67 Bosnia and Herzegovina 108.69% 2008
68 Kazakhstan 108.61% 2009
69 Georgia 108.51% 2008
=70 Bolivia 108.38% 2007
=70 Bhutan 108.38% 2009
=72 Chile 108.28% 2007
=72 Tunisia 108.28% 2008
74 Bermuda 108.22% 2006
75 Lesotho 108.18% 2007
76 United Arab Emirates 108.17% 2007
77 Netherlands 107.85% 2008
78 Dominican Republic 107.76% 2008
79 Liechtenstein 107.37% 2008
OPEC countries average (profile) 107.36% 2005
80 Spain 107.28% 2008
Religious countries average (profile) 107.16% 2007
81 Paraguay 107.12% 2007
82 Kiribati 107% 2007
83 Brunei 106.87% 2008
Catholic countries average (profile) 106.86% 2007
84 Vietnam 106.83% 2001
=85 United Kingdom 106.46% 2008
=85 South Africa 106.46% 2007
Emerging markets average (profile) 106.33% 2007
87 Tuvalu 106.29% 2006
88 Iraq 106.27% 2005
89 Bahrain 106.08% 2008
90 Ghana 105.94% 2008
91 Australia 105.6% 2008
South and Central Asia average (profile) 105.46% 2006
92 Grenada 105.36% 2008
93 Trinidad and Tobago 105.23% 2008
94 Germany 104.97% 2008
95 Ireland 104.82% 2008
96 Antigua and Barbuda 104.67% 2008
97 Cape Verde 104.52% 2008
98 Venezuela 104.47% 2008
Former British colonies average (profile) 104.36% 2005
99 Armenia 104.3% 2008
100 Italy 104.26% 2007
101 Tajikistan 104.18% 2008
102 Zimbabwe 104.14% 2006
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 104.12% 2007
Non-religious countries average (profile) 104.05% 2006
103 Cyprus 103.93% 2008
104 Barbados 103.9% 1971
South Asia average (profile) 103.55% 2008
105 Czech Republic 103.49% 2008
Eurozone average (profile) 103.43% 2007
106 The Bahamas 103.38% 2008
107 Ethiopia 103.25% 2008
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 103.12% 2007
108 Belgium 103.11% 2008
109 Switzerland 103.05% 2008
110 Slovakia 103.01% 2008
111 Cuba 102.88% 2008
High income OECD countries average (profile) 102.77% 2007
Europe average (profile) 102.49% 2007
112 Lebanon 102.45% 2008
113 Albania 102.35% 2004
NATO countries average (profile) 102.12% 2007
European Union average (profile) 102.12% 2007
114 Cayman Islands 101.88% 2008
115 Japan 101.87% 2008
116 Mongolia 101.78% 2008
117 Central African Republic 101.66% 2008
118 Bulgaria 101.49% 2008
119 Sri Lanka 101.32% 2008
120 Equatorial Guinea 101.25% 2007
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 101.22% 2008
121 Greece 101.13% 2007
122 New Zealand 100.99% 2008
123 Estonia 100.79% 2008
124 Turkey 100.59% 2008
125 Romania 100.45% 2008
126 Austria 100.38% 2008
127 Saudi Arabia 100.28% 2008
Former French colonies average (profile) 100.02% 2006
128 Latvia 100.01% 2008
129 Samoa 99.82% 2007
130 Mali 99.8% 2008
131 Hungary 99.72% 2008
=132 Mauritius 99.71% 2008
=132 Luxembourg 99.71% 2008
134 Saint Lucia 99.39% 2008
Muslim countries average (profile) 99.32% 2005
135 Nigeria 99.19% 2007
136 Malta 99.18% 2007
137 Canada 99.06% 2006
138 Denmark 99.02% 2007
139 Croatia 98.67% 2007
140 Norway 98.58% 2008
141 Democratic Republic of the Congo 98.56% 2008
142 United States 98.45% 2008
143 Serbia and Montenegro 98.22% 2008
144 Ukraine 98.19% 2008
145 Belarus 98.03% 2008
146 Slovenia 97.85% 2008
147 Finland 97.72% 2008
148 Palau 97.7% 2007
149 Iceland 97.54% 2008
150 Lithuania 97.31% 2008
151 Poland 97.25% 2007
152 Chad 97.14% 2008
153 Guinea 96.92% 2008
154 Malaysia 96.84% 2007
155 Russia 96.74% 2008
156 Jordan 96.51% 2008
157 Saint Kitts and Nevis 96.46% 2005
158 Kuwait 96.32% 2008
159 Guinea-Bissau 96.04% 2000
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 95.9% 2002
160 Liberia 95.56% 2008
161 Sweden 95.21% 2008
162 Moldova 95.01% 2008
163 Kyrgyzstan 94.96% 2008
164 Fiji 94.92% 2008
165 Mauritania 94.91% 2008
166 Jamaica 94.72% 2008
167 Thailand 94.44% 2008
168 Marshall Islands 94.34% 2007
169 Uzbekistan 93.8% 2008
170 Pakistan 92.61% 2008
171 Bangladesh 89.4% 2008
172 Turks and Caicos Islands 88.01% 2005
173 The Gambia 83.9% 2008
174 Burkina Faso 83.39% 2009
175 Cote d'Ivoire 82.98% 2008
176 Senegal 82.54% 2008
177 Dominica 79.32% 2008
178 Sudan 77.81% 2009
failed states average (profile) 75.76% 1985
179 Oman 74.46% 2008
180 Niger 69.24% 2009
181 Papua New Guinea 59.46% 2006
182 Eritrea 57.29% 2008
183 Djibouti 49.08% 2008
184 Somalia 41.99% 2007

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Participation > School enrollment > Primary > Male > % 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/Primary/Male/%-gross

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