Gross Enrollment Ratio in Preprimary Education (Including Overage and Underage Enrollment)

This key economic indicator for the Education sector has been recently updated.

  1. In 2018, Gross Enrollment Ratio in Preprimary Education (Including Overage and Underage Enrollment) in Australia was up 2.8points compared to the previous year.
  2. Since 2013 Australia Gross Enrollment Ratio in Preprimary Education (Including Overage and Underage Enrollment) increased 9.3points year on year close to 170.96 Percent of the Population of the Corresponding Official School Age.
  3. In 2018 Solomon Islands was number 5 in Gross Enrollment Ratio in Preprimary Education (Including Overage and Underage Enrollment).
  4. In 2015 Vanuatu was ranked number 21 in Gross Enrollment Ratio in Preprimary Education (Including Overage and Underage Enrollment) totalising 101.56 Percent of the Population of the Corresponding Official School Age, compared to 150 in 2014.

Top Countries in Gross Enrollment Ratio in Preprimary Education (Including Overage and Underage Enrollment)

# 162 Countries Percent of the Population of the Corresponding Official School Age Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Australia
170.96 % 2018 +2.8 % +9.3 % View data
2 #2
Liberia
156.63 % 2016 +0.4 % NA View data
3 #3
Belgium
116.50 % 2018 -0.0 % -0.4 % View data
4 #4
Ireland
114.21 % 2018 +0.7 % +0.7 % View data
5 #5
Solomon Islands
113.82 % 2018 +2.1 % +4.1 % View data
6 #6
Malta
113.45 % 2018 +0.6 % +0.4 % View data
7 #7
Ghana
112.47 % 2018 -1.9 % -0.2 % View data
8 #8
United Kingdom
111.38 % 2018 +2.3 % +7.0 % View data
9 #9
Israel
111.30 % 2018 +1.5 % -0.1 % View data
10 #10
Germany
108.46 % 2016 +0.9 % NA View data
11 #11
Aruba
107.49 % 2018 +0.4 % +0.4 % View data
12 #12
Hong Kong
106.74 % 2018 -0.4 % -0.9 % View data
13 #13
Tuvalu
106.70 % 2016 -8.7 % NA View data
14 #14
Switzerland
106.17 % 2018 +0.6 % +0.7 % View data
15 #15
Austria
106.02 % 2018 +0.9 % +1.2 % View data
16 #16
Czech Republic
105.55 % 2018 +0.2 % +0.3 % View data
17 #17
France
104.59 % 2018 -0.2 % -0.0 % View data
18 #18
Liechtenstein
103.94 % 2018 +0.3 % NA View data
19 #19
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
103.79 % 2018 +0.3 % +5.8 % View data
20 #20
Mauritius
102.22 % 2018 +1.5 % -0.5 % View data
21 #21
Vanuatu
101.56 % 2015 NA +1.6 % View data
22 #22
Cuba
101.14 % 2018 +0.3 % +1.7 % View data
23 #23
Brazil
101.10 % 2018 +3.1 % +3.2 % View data
24 #24
Seychelles
100.68 % 2018 +0.7 % -0.3 % View data
25 #25
Sri Lanka
100.07 % 2018 -0.7 % +1.1 % View data
26 #26
Belarus
99.36 % 2018 +0.2 % -1.0 % View data
27 #27
Malaysia
98.86 % 2018 +2.0 % +2.3 % View data
28 #28
Italy
98.37 % 2018 -0.1 % -0.3 % View data
29 #29
South Korea
97.86 % 2016 +3.3 % NA View data
30 #30
Latvia
97.11 % 2018 +1.6 % +1.1 % View data
31 #31
Norway
96.45 % 2018 +1.1 % -0.5 % View data
32 #32
Iceland
96.18 % 2018 +0.1 % -0.0 % View data
33 #33
Denmark
96.06 % 2018 +0.1 % -0.3 % View data
34 #34
Portugal
95.96 % 2018 +1.2 % +1.3 % View data
35 #35
Suriname
95.89 % 2018 +0.8 % +0.6 % View data
36 #36
Netherlands
95.73 % 2018 +0.4 % +0.6 % View data
37 #37
Vietnam
95.62 % 2018 +0.4 % +3.2 % View data
38 #38
Philippines
95.53 % 2016 -4.9 % NA View data
39 #39
Spain
95.38 % 2016 -0.3 % NA View data
40 #40
Sweden
95.31 % 2018 +0.5 % +0.1 % View data
41 #41
New Zealand
94.92 % 2017 +3.7 % NA View data
42 #42
Luxembourg
94.38 % 2018 +0.4 % +0.2 % View data
43 #43
Slovenia
93.98 % 2018 +0.9 % +0.2 % View data
44 #44
Slovakia
93.95 % 2018 +0.3 % +0.4 % View data
45 #45
Uruguay
91.49 % 2016 +1.3 % NA View data
46 #46
Maldives
90.98 % 2017 -8.2 % NA View data
47 #47
Russia
90.82 % 2018 +1.4 % +2.6 % View data
48 #48
Grenada
90.64 % 2018 -1.7 % -0.8 % View data
49 #49
Peru
90.59 % 2018 +1.4 % +1.2 % View data
50 #50
Romania
90.51 % 2018 +1.2 % -0.3 % View data
51 #51
Lithuania
90.08 % 2018 +1.5 % +1.9 % View data
52 #52
Nepal
89.40 % 2018 +4.0 % +1.2 % View data
53 #53
Mongolia
88.28 % 2018 +2.0 % +2.4 % View data
55 #55
Moldova
87.94 % 2018 +1.7 % +1.4 % View data
56 #56
Albania
87.18 % 2018 +4.7 % +1.1 % View data
57 #57
Japan
86.76 % 2016 +0.8 % NA View data
58 #58
Finland
86.54 % 2018 +2.1 % +1.4 % View data
59 #59
Lebanon
85.11 % 2018 +0.6 % +0.1 % View data
60 #60
Chile
84.89 % 2018 -0.8 % +1.6 % View data
61 #61
Ukraine
84.41 % 2013 -16.5 % -2.7 % View data
62 #62
Dominica
83.87 % 2018 -0.9 % -3.3 % View data
63 #63
United Arab Emirates
83.77 % 2018 +0.4 % +0.1 % View data
64 #64
Saint Lucia
82.74 % 2018 +0.8 % +1.2 % View data
65 #65
Cyprus
82.18 % 2018 +1.0 % +0.9 % View data
66 #66
Bulgaria
82.14 % 2018 +0.2 % -0.2 % View data
67 #67
Hungary
81.35 % 2018 -0.3 % -1.6 % View data
68 #68
Costa Rica
80.10 % 2018 +1.0 % +0.6 % View data
69 #69
Barbados
79.47 % 2017 -1.0 % NA View data
70 #70
Jamaica
79.35 % 2018 -3.2 % -4.0 % View data
71 #71
Kenya
79.11 % 2018 +1.7 % NA View data
72 #72
Pakistan
77.55 % 2018 -3.0 % -0.0 % View data
73 #73
Argentina
76.90 % 2018 +1.2 % +1.4 % View data
74 #74
Bolivia
76.74 % 2018 +2.9 % +3.9 % View data
75 #75
British Virgin Islands
76.53 % 2016 -9.5 % -2.4 % View data
76 #76
Palau
75.07 % 2014 -12.4 % NA View data
77 #77
Ecuador
73.69 % 2018 +1.4 % +3.3 % View data
78 #78
Poland
73.66 % 2018 +0.9 % -1.0 % View data
79 #79
Thailand
73.58 % 2017 +2.3 % NA View data
80 #80
United States
72.31 % 2018 +0.2 % +0.2 % View data
81 #81
Cabo Verde
71.95 % 2018 +1.8 % +1.7 % View data
82 #82
Brunei
70.66 % 2018 +1.7 % +0.2 % View data
83 #83
Mexico
70.00 % 2018 -2.8 % +0.1 % View data
84 #84
Nauru
68.74 % 2016 NA NA View data
85 #85
Venezuela
68.40 % 2018 +2.5 % -1.9 % View data
86 #86
El Salvador
66.54 % 2018 +2.0 % +0.8 % View data
87 #87
Croatia
65.00 % 2018 +1.2 % +1.1 % View data
88 #88
Antigua and Barbuda
64.82 % 2017 NA -4.1 % View data
89 #89
Kuwait
64.56 % 2018 -1.0 % -3.5 % View data
90 #90
Indonesia
63.76 % 2018 +3.2 % +3.8 % View data
91 #91
Bermuda
63.21 % 2018 +2.0 % +3.9 % View data
92 #92
Qatar
62.19 % 2018 +2.3 % +3.2 % View data
93 #93
Montenegro
62.11 % 2017 +11.8 % +0.8 % View data
94 #94
Serbia
61.05 % 2018 -0.1 % +0.9 % View data
95 #95
Panama
58.05 % 2018 +0.4 % +4.8 % View data
96 #96
Kazakhstan
57.67 % 2018 +6.6 % +0.2 % View data
97 #97
Bahrain
56.28 % 2018 +2.8 % +0.9 % View data
98 #98
West Bank and Gaza
55.99 % 2018 +2.9 % +4.2 % View data
99 #99
Oman
55.80 % 2018 +3.8 % +1.6 % View data
100 #100
Iran
53.68 % 2018 +2.5 % +7.2 % View data
101 #101
Armenia
53.16 % 2018 +2.3 % +1.3 % View data
102 #102
Morocco
53.04 % 2018 -1.7 % -0.3 % View data
103 #103
Sao Tome and Principe
52.79 % 2018 +2.3 % +3.0 % View data
104 #104
Dominican Republic
51.77 % 2018 +1.5 % +2.5 % View data
105 #105
North Korea
50.29 % 2015 NA NA View data
106 #106
Belize
50.00 % 2018 +4.1 % +0.4 % View data
107 #107
Sudan
48.38 % 2018 +2.9 % +2.4 % View data
108 #108
Samoa
48.17 % 2018 -4.8 % NA View data
109 #109
Guatemala
47.04 % 2018 -4.0 % +1.5 % View data
110 #110
Laos
44.84 % 2018 +3.3 % +9.7 % View data
111 #111
Tunisia
44.37 % 2016 +2.0 % NA View data
112 #112
Tanzania
43.45 % 2018 +2.6 % +6.3 % View data
113 #113
Equatorial Guinea
43.24 % 2015 NA NA View data
114 #114
Honduras
42.97 % 2018 +0.0 % +1.2 % View data
115 #115
Tonga
42.49 % 2015 +10.3 % NA View data
116 #116
Zimbabwe
42.08 % 2013 +2.6 % NA View data
117 #117
Greece
41.92 % 2018 -4.5 % -2.6 % View data
118 #118
Bangladesh
40.63 % 2018 +0.9 % +5.1 % View data
119 #119
Gambia
39.68 % 2018 +1.8 % +4.6 % View data
120 #120
Marshall Islands
39.55 % 2016 -2.0 % -3.7 % View data
121 #121
Cameroon
39.12 % 2018 +6.5 % NA View data
122 #122
Kyrgyzstan
38.44 % 2018 -1.9 % +7.8 % View data
123 #123
Macedonia
37.42 % 2018 +1.9 % +3.8 % View data
124 #124
Madagascar
36.25 % 2018 -3.5 % +24.2 % View data
125 #125
Ethiopia
35.21 % 2018 +6.2 % NA View data
126 #126
Federated States of Micronesia
33.05 % 2015 NA NA View data
127 #127
Azerbaijan
32.95 % 2018 -8.4 % +5.1 % View data
128 #128
Namibia
32.80 % 2017 NA +16.1 % View data
129 #129
Lesotho
32.64 % 2018 -0.8 % -2.1 % View data
130 #130
Turkey
32.30 % 2018 +3.2 % +3.1 % View data
131 #131
Bahamas
31.83 % 2016 NA NA View data
132 #132
Egypt
30.34 % 2018 +4.9 % +4.8 % View data
133 #133
Bhutan
27.07 % 2018 +6.4 % +15.7 % View data
134 #134
Benin
26.81 % 2018 +4.1 % +6.3 % View data
135 #135
Uzbekistan
26.37 % 2018 -2.9 % +1.9 % View data
136 #136
South Africa
25.05 % 2018 -9.4 % -20.1 % View data
137 #137
Togo
21.84 % 2018 +3.7 % +10.0 % View data
138 #138
Cambodia
21.84 % 2018 +1.2 % +8.3 % View data
139 #139
Saudi Arabia
21.82 % 2018 +2.2 % +8.7 % View data
140 #140
Rwanda
20.94 % 2018 -2.3 % +7.4 % View data
141 #141
Comoros
20.42 % 2017 NA NA View data
142 #142
Botswana
20.08 % 2014 +6.7 % +1.7 % View data
143 #143
Timor-Leste
18.02 % 2018 +0.8 % +9.6 % View data
144 #144
Senegal
16.79 % 2018 +3.6 % +2.6 % View data
145 #145
Puerto Rico
15.60 % 2018 -26.0 % -21.8 % View data
146 #146
Eritrea
15.25 % 2018 +0.6 % -1.6 % View data
147 #147
Burundi
15.00 % 2018 +6.0 % +10.1 % View data
148 #148
India
14.00 % 2018 +3.3 % +7.8 % View data
149 #149
Uganda
13.58 % 2018 -0.7 % +4.9 % View data
150 #150
Sierra Leone
12.35 % 2018 +3.0 % +7.9 % View data
151 #151
South Sudan
10.34 % 2015 NA +15.6 % View data
152 #152
Tajikistan
10.29 % 2018 +1.4 % +1.4 % View data
153 #153
Mauritania
10.22 % 2015 NA NA View data
154 #154
Myanmar
9.85 % 2017 NA NA View data
155 #155
Niger
8.44 % 2018 +5.6 % +3.9 % View data
156 #156
Ivory Coast
8.31 % 2018 +3.5 % +8.2 % View data
157 #157
Djibouti
7.62 % 2018 +14.8 % NA View data
158 #158
Syria
5.53 % 2013 -48.3 % -10.7 % View data
159 #159
Mali
5.05 % 2018 -0.3 % +6.5 % View data
160 #160
Democratic Republic of the Congo
4.65 % 2018 +1.9 % +3.2 % View data
161 #161
Burkina Faso
3.62 % 2018 -1.5 % -2.0 % View data
162 #162
Yemen
1.57 % 2016 NA +1.9 % View data

Source: World Bank

Go Top