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 2017, Gross Enrollment Ratio in Preprimary Education (Including Overage and Underage Enrollment) in Gibraltar grew 8.9points compared to a year earlier.
  2. Since 2015 Malawi Gross Enrollment Ratio in Preprimary Education (Including Overage and Underage Enrollment) grew 26points year on year close to 167.15 Percent of the Population of the Corresponding Official School Age.
  3. In 2019 Australia was number 2 in Gross Enrollment Ratio in Preprimary Education (Including Overage and Underage Enrollment).
  4. In 2018 Malawi was ranked number 3 in Gross Enrollment Ratio in Preprimary Education (Including Overage and Underage Enrollment) with 167.15 Percent of the Population of the Corresponding Official School Age, compared to 152 in 2017.

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

# 167 Countries Percent of the Population of the Corresponding Official School Age Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Gibraltar
205.90 % 2017 +8.9 % NA View data
2 #2
Australia
174.93 % 2019 +3.5 % +9.0 % View data
3 #3
Malawi
167.15 % 2018 NA +26.0 % View data
4 #4
Ireland
157.17 % 2019 +2.8 % +7.2 % View data
5 #5
British Virgin Islands
132.47 % 2017 +3.1 % NA View data
6 #6
Liberia
125.18 % 2017 -6.8 % NA View data
7 #7
Ghana
118.01 % 2019 +3.0 % +0.6 % View data
8 #8
Belgium
115.28 % 2019 -0.1 % -0.5 % View data
9 #9
Israel
113.29 % 2019 +0.7 % +0.4 % View data
10 #10
United Kingdom
111.99 % 2019 +2.1 % +5.1 % View data
11 #11
Germany
109.58 % 2019 +0.1 % +0.2 % View data
12 #12
Malta
109.03 % 2019 +0.1 % +0.2 % View data
13 #13
Czech Republic
106.71 % 2019 +0.3 % +0.4 % View data
14 #14
Austria
106.43 % 2019 +0.9 % +1.1 % View data
15 #15
Aruba
105.80 % 2014 +0.4 % +1.0 % View data
16 #16
France
105.46 % 2019 -0.1 % +0.3 % View data
17 #17
Switzerland
105.08 % 2019 +0.4 % -0.1 % View data
18 #18
Peru
104.99 % 2019 +1.4 % +3.9 % View data
19 #19
Liechtenstein
103.86 % 2019 +0.3 % -0.3 % View data
20 #20
Brazil
102.65 % 2019 +2.9 % +2.7 % View data
21 #21
Malaysia
102.24 % 2019 +3.0 % +1.9 % View data
22 #22
Vietnam
101.97 % 2019 +1.7 % +4.4 % View data
23 #23
Grenada
99.18 % 2019 -1.3 % +0.3 % View data
24 #24
Mauritius
99.16 % 2019 +1.1 % -0.8 % View data
25 #25
Cuba
98.84 % 2019 +0.6 % +0.0 % View data
26 #26
Belarus
98.60 % 2019 -0.3 % -0.7 % View data
27 #27
Latvia
98.29 % 2019 +1.2 % +1.0 % View data
28 #28
Dominica
97.23 % 2019 +0.4 % +1.3 % View data
29 #29
Sweden
96.97 % 2019 +0.6 % +0.3 % View data
30 #30
Norway
96.80 % 2019 +0.4 % -0.2 % View data
31 #31
Portugal
96.41 % 2019 +1.1 % +1.1 % View data
32 #32
San Marino
96.39 % 2018 NA NA View data
33 #33
Uruguay
96.21 % 2019 +1.1 % +0.8 % View data
34 #34
Denmark
96.03 % 2019 +0.0 % -0.1 % View data
35 #35
South Korea
95.72 % 2019 +0.2 % +0.7 % View data
36 #36
Slovakia
95.67 % 2019 +0.5 % +0.9 % View data
37 #37
Netherlands
95.24 % 2019 +0.3 % +0.4 % View data
38 #38
Seychelles
95.17 % 2019 -0.2 % -0.4 % View data
39 #39
Costa Rica
94.97 % 2019 -3.0 % +3.4 % View data
40 #40
Sri Lanka
94.65 % 2019 +0.6 % +0.3 % View data
41 #41
Iceland
94.58 % 2019 -0.1 % -0.7 % View data
42 #42
Italy
93.94 % 2019 -0.4 % -0.8 % View data
43 #43
Slovenia
93.57 % 2019 +0.7 % +0.3 % View data
44 #44
Luxembourg
93.05 % 2019 +0.3 % -0.3 % View data
45 #45
Estonia
92.24 % 2019 -0.1 % -0.5 % View data
46 #46
Saint Kitts and Nevis
92.23 % 2019 -2.2 % -6.1 % View data
47 #47
Maldives
91.55 % 2017 -6.0 % NA View data
48 #48
New Zealand
91.47 % 2016 -0.5 % NA View data
49 #49
Spain
91.38 % 2019 -0.4 % -0.6 % View data
50 #50
Lithuania
90.97 % 2019 +1.4 % +1.4 % View data
51 #51
China
90.34 % 2019 +2.5 % +3.5 % View data
52 #52
Vanuatu
90.19 % 2015 NA -0.7 % View data
53 #53
Russia
89.30 % 2019 +1.2 % +1.7 % View data
54 #54
Mongolia
88.65 % 2019 +2.3 % +2.5 % View data
55 #55
Moldova
88.35 % 2019 +1.9 % +1.1 % View data
56 #56
Suriname
88.01 % 2019 +2.1 % +0.1 % View data
57 #57
Barbados
87.50 % 2019 +0.8 % -0.2 % View data
58 #58
Nepal
87.43 % 2019 NA -0.7 % View data
59 #59
Finland
87.21 % 2019 +1.9 % +1.8 % View data
60 #60
Solomon Islands
87.15 % 2019 +3.7 % -1.5 % View data
61 #61
Saint Vincent and Grenadines
86.15 % 2019 +13.2 % +3.6 % View data
62 #62
Romania
85.39 % 2019 +0.7 % +0.1 % View data
63 #63
Cyprus
85.11 % 2019 +1.1 % +2.0 % View data
64 #64
Albania
83.89 % 2019 +4.2 % +0.1 % View data
65 #65
Tuvalu
83.17 % 2019 -0.2 % -2.9 % View data
66 #66
Nauru
82.32 % 2016 NA NA View data
67 #67
Hungary
81.65 % 2019 -0.3 % -0.9 % View data
68 #68
Pakistan
81.60 % 2019 -1.9 % +4.0 % View data
69 #69
Poland
81.14 % 2017 NA +1.0 % View data
70 #70
Philippines
80.69 % 2017 -15.2 % NA View data
71 #71
Chile
80.41 % 2019 -0.8 % -0.3 % View data
72 #72
Kenya
79.62 % 2019 +1.7 % +2.0 % View data
73 #73
United Arab Emirates
78.58 % 2019 -0.0 % -2.4 % View data
74 #74
Colombia
78.50 % 2018 +10.4 % NA View data
75 #75
Argentina
77.90 % 2019 +1.1 % +1.2 % View data
76 #76
Thailand
77.81 % 2019 -1.5 % +1.8 % View data
77 #77
Bulgaria
77.00 % 2019 -0.2 % -0.7 % View data
78 #78
Bolivia
76.58 % 2019 +2.8 % +2.6 % View data
79 #79
Saint Lucia
75.84 % 2019 +2.6 % -1.9 % View data
80 #80
Cape Verde
74.40 % 2019 +1.6 % +0.8 % View data
81 #81
Greece
73.92 % 2019 -0.1 % +0.1 % View data
82 #82
United States
73.08 % 2019 +0.3 % +0.1 % View data
83 #83
Bermuda
71.69 % 2019 +1.9 % +3.6 % View data
84 #84
Palau
71.65 % 2014 -8.1 % NA View data
85 #85
Venezuela
71.51 % 2019 +0.6 % -0.6 % View data
86 #86
Jamaica
71.33 % 2019 -2.7 % -1.5 % View data
87 #87
Croatia
70.98 % 2019 +1.7 % +2.7 % View data
88 #88
Mexico
70.36 % 2019 -1.6 % -0.4 % View data
89 #89
Antigua and Barbuda
70.25 % 2018 -3.3 % NA View data
90 #90
Montenegro
69.33 % 2018 +11.6 % NA View data
91 #91
Ecuador
68.48 % 2019 +3.5 % -1.2 % View data
92 #92
El Salvador
67.36 % 2019 +1.0 % +0.6 % View data
93 #93
Brunei
66.01 % 2019 +1.9 % -1.4 % View data
94 #94
Indonesia
64.95 % 2019 +4.2 % +2.3 % View data
95 #95
Serbia
62.49 % 2019 +0.3 % +1.1 % View data
96 #96
Kazakhstan
62.48 % 2019 NA +1.6 % View data
97 #97
Kuwait
62.15 % 2019 -0.5 % -2.8 % View data
98 #98
Panama
62.06 % 2019 +0.9 % +5.8 % View data
99 #99
Qatar
61.71 % 2019 +2.4 % +2.5 % View data
100 #100
Palestine
58.32 % 2019 +3.3 % +2.4 % View data
101 #101
Iran
57.52 % 2019 +2.6 % +5.7 % View data
102 #102
Bahrain
55.00 % 2019 +2.5 % -0.7 % View data
103 #103
Oman
53.62 % 2019 +2.7 % -1.0 % View data
104 #104
Sao Tome and Principe
52.66 % 2019 +2.2 % +6.2 % View data
105 #105
Dominican Republic
52.59 % 2019 +2.2 % +1.9 % View data
106 #106
Morocco
51.08 % 2019 +0.4 % -2.6 % View data
107 #107
Guatemala
49.37 % 2019 -2.7 % +1.9 % View data
108 #108
Sudan
49.26 % 2019 +2.7 % +2.7 % View data
109 #109
Belize
49.13 % 2019 +3.6 % -0.5 % View data
110 #110
Laos
48.23 % 2019 +3.3 % +8.7 % View data
111 #111
Samoa
47.50 % 2019 -2.6 % +7.1 % View data
112 #112
Tonga
45.81 % 2015 +10.9 % NA View data
113 #113
Tunisia
44.62 % 2016 +2.1 % NA View data
114 #114
Paraguay
43.79 % 2016 NA +3.0 % View data
115 #115
Tanzania
43.68 % 2019 +5.5 % +5.7 % View data
116 #116
Equatorial Guinea
43.36 % 2015 NA NA View data
117 #117
Papua New Guinea
43.16 % 2016 NA NA View data
118 #118
Bangladesh
42.94 % 2019 +5.2 % NA View data
119 #119
Macedonia
42.35 % 2019 +2.5 % +4.3 % View data
120 #120
Armenia
41.95 % 2019 +10.3 % -3.3 % View data
121 #121
Honduras
41.62 % 2019 +1.2 % +1.3 % View data
122 #122
Gambia
41.41 % 2019 -0.6 % +1.8 % View data
123 #123
Kyrgyzstan
41.03 % 2019 +3.0 % +10.0 % View data
124 #124
Madagascar
40.85 % 2019 +3.1 % +24.2 % View data
125 #125
Angola
39.61 % 2016 NA -11.6 % View data
126 #126
Lesotho
39.08 % 2019 +0.2 % +2.1 % View data
127 #127
Azerbaijan
39.02 % 2019 -1.7 % +11.1 % View data
128 #128
Marshall Islands
38.22 % 2016 -2.3 % -3.0 % View data
129 #129
Cameroon
36.44 % 2019 +5.7 % +1.5 % View data
130 #130
Ethiopia
36.27 % 2019 +5.7 % +8.1 % View data
131 #131
Bhutan
35.54 % 2019 +3.2 % +13.7 % View data
132 #132
Turkey
34.46 % 2019 +3.3 % +5.0 % View data
133 #133
Bahamas
34.29 % 2019 -0.7 % -1.7 % View data
134 #134
Federated States of Micronesia
31.44 % 2015 NA NA View data
135 #135
Egypt
29.79 % 2019 +3.8 % -0.1 % View data
136 #136
Uzbekistan
27.42 % 2019 -1.9 % +2.7 % View data
137 #137
Benin
26.65 % 2019 +4.7 % +5.1 % View data
138 #138
Jordan
26.60 % 2019 -2.0 % -0.1 % View data
139 #139
South Africa
24.62 % 2017 +1.2 % NA View data
140 #140
Cambodia
24.15 % 2019 +1.4 % +6.5 % View data
141 #141
Togo
23.81 % 2019 +4.3 % +9.6 % View data
142 #142
East Timor
23.70 % 2019 +4.1 % +6.4 % View data
143 #143
Eritrea
22.96 % 2019 -1.6 % +1.4 % View data
144 #144
Rwanda
22.73 % 2019 +1.2 % +6.5 % View data
145 #145
Saudi Arabia
22.17 % 2019 +4.4 % +4.7 % View data
146 #146
Comoros
21.81 % 2018 +6.8 % -1.5 % View data
147 #147
Botswana
21.45 % 2015 +7.2 % NA View data
148 #148
Puerto Rico
17.86 % 2018 -23.6 % -20.1 % View data
149 #149
Senegal
17.20 % 2019 +4.0 % +2.7 % View data
150 #150
Burundi
15.89 % 2019 +3.4 % +7.5 % View data
151 #151
India
14.69 % 2019 +3.7 % +4.5 % View data
152 #152
Uganda
14.57 % 2019 +1.7 % +5.6 % View data
153 #153
Sierra Leone
14.07 % 2019 +1.4 % NA View data
154 #154
South Sudan
11.26 % 2015 NA +16.6 % View data
155 #155
Mauritania
10.49 % 2015 NA NA View data
156 #156
Tajikistan
10.08 % 2019 +0.1 % +0.2 % View data
157 #157
Djibouti
9.18 % 2019 +17.3 % NA View data
158 #158
Ivory Coast
8.60 % 2019 +4.8 % +5.9 % View data
159 #159
Myanmar
8.53 % 2018 -12.8 % NA View data
160 #160
Niger
8.47 % 2019 +5.3 % +3.7 % View data
161 #161
Zambia
7.57 % 2016 +9.8 % NA View data
162 #162
Mali
7.14 % 2019 +2.6 % +12.6 % View data
163 #163
Democratic Republic of the Congo
4.73 % 2019 +1.9 % +2.5 % View data
164 #164
Burkina Faso
4.22 % 2019 -3.3 % +0.2 % View data
165 #165
Central African Republic
2.93 % 2017 NA NA View data
166 #166
Yemen
1.59 % 2016 NA +1.9 % View data
167 #167
Chad
0.96 % 2016 +21.1 % -11.2 % View data

Source: World Bank

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