×

Education > Participation > School enrollment > Secondary > Female > % 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. Secondary education completes the provision of basic education that began at the primary level, and aims at laying the foundations for lifelong learning and human development, by offering more subject- or skill-oriented instruction using more specialized teachers.".

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Monaco 153.91% 2009
2 Australia 145.64% 2008
3 Spain 123.42% 2008
4 New Zealand 121.78% 2008
5 Denmark 121.06% 2007
6 Seychelles 119.88% 2008
7 Netherlands 119.54% 2008
8 Ireland 118.62% 2008
9 Qatar 115.01% 2008
10 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 114.1% 2008
11 France 113.34% 2008
12 Finland 112.98% 2008
13 Iceland 111.98% 2008
14 Norway 110.32% 2008
15 Antigua and Barbuda 110.21% 2008
16 Belgium 106.56% 2008
17 Brazil 105.96% 2008
High income OECD countries average (profile) 105.61% 2007
18 Portugal 104.89% 2007
19 Tonga 104.56% 2006
Eurozone average (profile) 104.36% 2007
20 Azerbaijan 104.27% 2008
21 Sweden 103.09% 2008
22 Grenada 102.93% 2008
23 Guyana 102.46% 2008
European Union average (profile) 102.18% 2007
NATO countries average (profile) 101.34% 2007
24 Dominica 101.04% 2008
25 Libya 101.02% 2006
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 100.99% 2007
26 Japan 100.94% 2008
27 Estonia 100.82% 2008
Non-religious countries average (profile) 100.7% 2006
28 Uzbekistan 100.61% 2008
29 Germany 100.4% 2008
30 Canada 100.24% 2006
31 United Kingdom 100.19% 2008
32 Liechtenstein 100.07% 2008
Europe average (profile) 99.38% 2007
33 Italy 99.37% 2007
34 Poland 99.29% 2007
35 Latvia 99.28% 2008
36 Malta 99.15% 2007
37 Lithuania 99.1% 2008
38 Greece 98.91% 2007
39 Cyprus 98.89% 2008
40 Bahrain 98.87% 2008
41 Mongolia 98.72% 2008
42 Brunei 97.98% 2008
43 Austria 97.92% 2008
44 Aruba 97.62% 2008
45 Luxembourg 97.53% 2008
46 South Africa 97.24% 2007
47 Hungary 96.59% 2008
48 Slovenia 96.53% 2008
49 Belarus 96.34% 2007
50 Tunisia 95.59% 2008
51 Czech Republic 95.52% 2008
52 Palau 95.51% 2007
53 Saint Lucia 95.12% 2008
54 Croatia 95.06% 2007
55 Colombia 95% 2008
56 Netherlands Antilles 94.89% 2003
57 Kiribati 94.67% 2007
58 United Arab Emirates 94.51% 2007
59 The Bahamas 94.47% 2008
Cold countries average (profile) 94.12% 2006
60 United States 93.87% 2008
61 Switzerland 93.77% 2008
62 Kazakhstan 93.69% 2009
63 Ukraine 93.5% 2008
64 Jamaica 93.03% 2008
65 Saint Kitts and Nevis 92.84% 2005
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 92.6% 2008
66 Slovakia 92.54% 2008
67 Mexico 92.53% 2008
68 Costa Rica 91.92% 2008
69 Trinidad and Tobago 91.84% 2008
70 Chile 91.74% 2007
71 Uruguay 91.46% 2007
72 Kuwait 91.43% 2008
73 Cuba 91.18% 2008
74 Romania 91.07% 2008
75 Bosnia and Herzegovina 91.06% 2008
76 Israel 90.6% 2008
77 Argentina 90.28% 2007
78 Armenia 90.19% 2008
79 Jordan 89.95% 2008
80 Serbia and Montenegro 89.75% 2008
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 89.61% 2003
81 Moldova 89.23% 2008
82 Peru 88.61% 2008
83 Cayman Islands 88.35% 2008
84 Mauritius 88.21% 2008
85 Georgia 88.07% 2008
86 Sri Lanka 87.76% 2004
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 87.21% 2007
87 Saudi Arabia 87.15% 2008
Catholic countries average (profile) 87.06% 2003
88 Bulgaria 87.02% 2008
89 Bermuda 86.79% 2006
90 Oman 86.6% 2008
91 Algeria 86.32% 2005
92 Philippines 86.1% 2008
93 Lebanon 85.97% 2008
94 Maldives 85.92% 2006
95 Kyrgyzstan 85.57% 2008
Emerging markets average (profile) 85.28% 2007
96 Venezuela 85.15% 2008
97 Suriname 84.62% 2008
98 Fiji 83.85% 2008
99 Russia 83.5% 2008
100 Turks and Caicos Islands 83.18% 2005
101 Samoa 82.78% 2005
102 Botswana 82.4% 2006
103 Dominican Republic 81.35% 2008
104 Tuvalu 81.27% 2001
OPEC countries average (profile) 80.98% 2005
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 80.83% 2007
105 Bolivia 80.63% 2007
106 Barbados 78.85% 1971
107 Tajikistan 78.5% 2008
108 China 78.1% 2008
109 Belize 78% 2008
110 Thailand 77.43% 2008
111 Turkey 76.92% 2008
112 Albania 76.37% 2004
113 Ecuador 76.21% 2008
114 Panama 74.11% 2008
115 Indonesia 74.09% 2008
116 Syria 73.11% 2008
117 Honduras 72.3% 2008
118 Nicaragua 72.26% 2008
Former British colonies average (profile) 71.24% 2002
119 Namibia 70.88% 2008
120 Cape Verde 70.8% 2004
121 Malaysia 70.51% 2007
Religious countries average (profile) 67.81% 2005
122 Marshall Islands 66.97% 2007
123 Paraguay 66.96% 2007
124 El Salvador 64.05% 2008
125 Vietnam 63.95% 2001
126 Bhutan 61.42% 2009
South and Central Asia average (profile) 60.28% 2006
Muslim countries average (profile) 56.77% 2003
127 Kenya 55.79% 2008
128 East Timor 54.86% 2005
129 Guatemala 54.66% 2008
130 Sao Tome and Principe 54.2% 2009
131 India 52.48% 2007
132 Ghana 51.87% 2008
133 Morocco 51.44% 2007
134 Swaziland 50.46% 2007
135 Burma 49.48% 2007
136 The Gambia 49.26% 2008
137 Lesotho 45.38% 2007
138 Bangladesh 45.25% 2007
139 Gabon 44.66% 2000
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 44.41% 1980
140 Zambia 41.42% 2008
141 Nepal 40.78% 2006
142 Congo, Republic of the 39.98% 2004
143 Zimbabwe 39.37% 2006
144 Comoros 39.34% 2005
145 Laos 39.08% 2008
146 Iraq 37.4% 2005
147 Vanuatu 37.09% 2004
148 Cambodia 36.2% 2007
149 Sudan 35.53% 2009
South Asia average (profile) 35.27% 2007
150 Cameroon 33.12% 2008
151 Solomon Islands 31.73% 2007
152 Madagascar 29.21% 2008
153 Togo 28.47% 2007
154 Pakistan 28.27% 2008
155 Ethiopia 28.05% 2008
156 Sierra Leone 27.69% 2007
157 Haiti 27.37% 1997
158 Senegal 27.29% 2008
159 Liberia 27.2% 2008
160 Mali 27.1% 2008
161 Malawi 26.99% 2008
162 Nigeria 26.53% 2007
163 Guinea 26.4% 2008
164 Benin 26.14% 2005
165 Eritrea 25.31% 2008
166 Democratic Republic of the Congo 24.73% 2008
167 Djibouti 24.42% 2008
168 Uganda 23.33% 2008
169 Mauritania 22.95% 2007
170 Rwanda 20.8% 2008
171 Equatorial Guinea 19.04% 2002
172 Cote d'Ivoire 18.75% 2002
173 Mozambique 17.59% 2008
174 Burkina Faso 16.83% 2009
175 Angola 15.73% 2002
176 Afghanistan 15.49% 2007
177 Burundi 14.85% 2008
178 Guinea-Bissau 14.08% 2000
179 Chad 11.73% 2007
180 Papua New Guinea 10.22% 1995
181 Central African Republic 9.08% 2008
182 Niger 8.21% 2008
Former French colonies average (profile) 6.33% 1971
183 Tanzania 5.49% 1999
184 Somalia 4.86% 2007

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Participation > School enrollment > Secondary > Female > % 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/Secondary/Female/%-gross

Education > Participation > School enrollment > Secondary > Female > % gross: Countries Compared Map

NationMaster

Interesting observations about Education > Participation > School enrollment > Secondary > Female > % gross

Follow us on Facebook to get interesting stats: