Male Gross Enrollment Ratio in Primary Education (Including Overage and Underage Enrollment)

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

  1. In 2018, Male Gross Enrollment Ratio in Primary Education (Including Overage and Underage Enrollment) in Benin was up 2.3points compared to a year earlier.
  2. Since 2013 Madagascar Male Gross Enrollment Ratio in Primary Education (Including Overage and Underage Enrollment) was up 0.4points year on year close to 147.13 Percent of the Population of the Corresponding Official School Age.
  3. In 2018 Benin was number 4 in Male Gross Enrollment Ratio in Primary Education (Including Overage and Underage Enrollment).
  4. In 2017 Namibia was ranked number 12 in Male Gross Enrollment Ratio in Primary Education (Including Overage and Underage Enrollment) with 121 Percent of the Population of the Corresponding Official School Age, compared to 166 in 2016.

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

# 174 Countries Percent of the Population of the Corresponding Official School Age Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Madagascar
147.13 % 2018 +0.7 % +0.4 % View data
2 #2
Malawi
138.35 % 2018 +0.6 % -0.3 % View data
3 #3
Rwanda
135.08 % 2018 +0.7 % -0.6 % View data
4 #4
Benin
133.90 % 2018 +2.3 % -0.1 % View data
5 #5
Nepal
129.92 % 2018 -0.1 % -0.5 % View data
6 #6
Burundi
129.41 % 2018 +2.6 % -1.6 % View data
7 #7
Sweden
126.11 % 2018 +1.4 % +1.5 % View data
8 #8
Togo
125.88 % 2018 -0.1 % -0.8 % View data
9 #9
Afghanistan
125.19 % 2018 +2.0 % +0.2 % View data
10 #10
Cameroon
121.77 % 2018 +2.3 % NA View data
11 #11
Saudi Arabia
121.06 % 2018 +1.0 % +0.7 % View data
12 #12
Namibia
121.00 % 2017 NA +1.7 % View data
13 #13
Vanuatu
120.65 % 2015 NA -0.4 % View data
14 #14
Central African Republic
119.98 % 2016 NA +2.9 % View data
15 #15
Aruba
118.97 % 2018 +0.4 % +0.3 % View data
16 #16
Sierra Leone
118.60 % 2018 -1.2 % +0.6 % View data
17 #17
Suriname
117.88 % 2018 +1.8 % +0.2 % View data
18 #18
Palau
116.95 % 2014 +0.9 % NA View data
19 #19
Tunisia
116.63 % 2018 +0.3 % +0.6 % View data
20 #20
Belize
116.49 % 2018 +0.3 % +0.3 % View data
21 #21
Myanmar
116.07 % 2017 +4.4 % NA View data
22 #22
Dominica
115.72 % 2018 +0.2 % -0.6 % View data
23 #23
Algeria
115.48 % 2018 +0.9 % -1.2 % View data
24 #24
Morocco
115.16 % 2018 +0.1 % +0.5 % View data
25 #25
Solomon Islands
114.77 % 2018 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
26 #26
United Arab Emirates
114.19 % 2018 +0.9 % +2.9 % View data
27 #27
Colombia
114.11 % 2018 -0.4 % -0.7 % View data
28 #28
Philippines
112.68 % 2016 -1.7 % NA View data
29 #29
Albania
112.58 % 2018 +0.9 % +1.7 % View data
30 #30
Dominican Republic
112.35 % 2018 +0.8 % -0.3 % View data
31 #31
Ethiopia
112.29 % 2018 +1.7 % NA View data
32 #32
Democratic Republic of the Congo
111.51 % 2018 +0.3 % -0.1 % View data
33 #33
Sao Tome and Principe
111.24 % 2018 -1.0 % -0.0 % View data
34 #34
Eswatini
110.90 % 2018 +0.0 % -0.7 % View data
35 #35
Seychelles
110.67 % 2018 +1.8 % -0.7 % View data
36 #36
Brazil
110.34 % 2018 -1.9 % -1.0 % View data
37 #37
Mozambique
109.80 % 2018 +1.0 % -0.2 % View data
38 #38
Poland
109.72 % 2018 +0.9 % +1.9 % View data
39 #39
Laos
109.09 % 2018 +0.3 % -2.5 % View data
40 #40
Costa Rica
109.00 % 2018 -0.4 % -0.6 % View data
41 #41
Cambodia
108.92 % 2018 -0.2 % -3.4 % View data
42 #42
Nauru
108.69 % 2018 +0.9 % NA View data
43 #43
Kyrgyzstan
108.67 % 2018 +0.4 % +0.2 % View data
44 #44
Argentina
108.62 % 2018 -0.5 % -0.5 % View data
45 #45
Hong Kong
108.53 % 2018 +0.7 % +0.4 % View data
46 #46
Vietnam
108.45 % 2018 +0.7 % -0.1 % View data
47 #47
Tuvalu
108.33 % 2016 -9.4 % NA View data
48 #48
Samoa
108.29 % 2018 -0.2 % NA View data
49 #49
Tonga
107.67 % 2018 -0.2 % -0.3 % View data
50 #50
Bangladesh
107.29 % 2017 NA NA View data
51 #51
Botswana
107.18 % 2014 -5.1 % -0.8 % View data
52 #52
Liechtenstein
107.17 % 2018 +0.1 % NA View data
53 #53
Oman
107.14 % 2018 +1.3 % +0.1 % View data
54 #54
Uruguay
106.60 % 2016 -1.8 % NA View data
55 #55
Iran
106.26 % 2018 +0.1 % -1.9 % View data
56 #56
Lesotho
105.99 % 2018 -0.6 % -0.5 % View data
57 #57
Portugal
105.68 % 2018 -0.8 % -1.0 % View data
58 #58
Fiji
105.56 % 2018 -0.1 % +0.1 % View data
59 #59
Brunei
105.23 % 2018 -0.0 % -0.2 % View data
60 #60
Indonesia
105.12 % 2018 -0.5 % -0.2 % View data
61 #61
Switzerland
105.04 % 2018 +0.2 % +0.3 % View data
62 #62
Ivory Coast
105.02 % 2018 +1.4 % +2.8 % View data
63 #63
Mongolia
105.00 % 2018 -0.6 % -1.0 % View data
64 #64
Egypt
104.73 % 2018 -0.1 % +0.3 % View data
65 #65
Guinea
104.69 % 2018 +1.2 % +0.9 % View data
66 #66
Timor-Leste
104.52 % 2018 +2.5 % -3.9 % View data
67 #67
South Africa
104.48 % 2018 +0.1 % +1.0 % View data
68 #68
Grenada
104.47 % 2018 -0.3 % -0.0 % View data
69 #69
Azerbaijan
104.44 % 2018 +1.9 % +0.5 % View data
70 #70
Kenya
104.42 % 2018 -0.5 % NA View data
71 #71
India
104.33 % 2018 -0.3 % -0.1 % View data
72 #72
Qatar
104.25 % 2018 -0.4 % +1.7 % View data
73 #73
Cuba
104.25 % 2018 -0.1 % +0.6 % View data
74 #74
Kazakhstan
103.99 % 2018 -2.9 % -1.3 % View data
75 #75
Austria
103.91 % 2018 -0.3 % +0.5 % View data
76 #76
Pakistan
103.82 % 2018 +1.0 % +1.7 % View data
77 #77
Chad
103.75 % 2018 +0.7 % -1.9 % View data
78 #78
Uzbekistan
103.72 % 2018 -0.2 % +1.1 % View data
79 #79
Belgium
103.51 % 2018 +0.1 % -0.1 % View data
80 #80
Ecuador
103.44 % 2018 -0.8 % -1.8 % View data
81 #81
Israel
103.29 % 2018 -0.1 % -0.2 % View data
82 #82
Malaysia
103.16 % 2018 +0.5 % -0.4 % View data
83 #83
Spain
103.15 % 2018 -0.1 % -0.3 % View data
84 #84
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
103.15 % 2018 -0.7 % -0.9 % View data
85 #85
Mexico
103.07 % 2018 -0.2 % -0.5 % View data
86 #86
Germany
103.01 % 2018 +0.0 % +0.2 % View data
87 #87
Lithuania
103.01 % 2018 +0.1 % +0.2 % View data
88 #88
Georgia
102.94 % 2018 +0.7 % -0.7 % View data
89 #89
Malta
102.89 % 2018 +0.2 % +0.6 % View data
90 #90
Sri Lanka
102.75 % 2018 +0.2 % +0.2 % View data
91 #91
Denmark
102.67 % 2018 +0.1 % +0.1 % View data
92 #92
Hungary
102.45 % 2018 +0.1 % +0.4 % View data
93 #93
Netherlands
102.33 % 2018 -0.3 % -0.4 % View data
94 #94
Peru
102.27 % 2018 +0.7 % -0.2 % View data
95 #95
Canada
102.17 % 2018 +0.2 % +0.4 % View data
96 #96
Guatemala
102.04 % 2018 -0.7 % -1.0 % View data
97 #97
France
101.97 % 2018 -0.1 % -0.1 % View data
98 #98
Chile
101.97 % 2018 -0.8 % +0.5 % View data
99 #99
Turkey
101.97 % 2018 -0.2 % -1.1 % View data
100 #100
Ghana
101.69 % 2018 -2.3 % -1.1 % View data
101 #101
United Kingdom
101.68 % 2018 -0.2 % -1.1 % View data
102 #102
Comoros
101.58 % 2017 NA NA View data
103 #103
Maldives
101.57 % 2017 +0.2 % NA View data
104 #104
Belarus
101.48 % 2018 -0.3 % +0.8 % View data
105 #105
Ireland
101.47 % 2018 -0.1 % -0.1 % View data
106 #106
Bahrain
101.29 % 2018 +0.4 % +0.9 % View data
107 #107
Russia
101.23 % 2018 +0.0 % +0.3 % View data
108 #108
United States
100.97 % 2018 -0.0 % +0.2 % View data
109 #109
Finland
100.89 % 2018 +0.1 % +0.0 % View data
110 #110
Australia
100.88 % 2018 -0.1 % -1.1 % View data
111 #111
Mauritius
100.72 % 2018 +0.0 % -0.1 % View data
112 #112
Italy
100.56 % 2018 -0.1 % -0.3 % View data
114 #114
Norway
100.39 % 2018 +0.1 % +0.0 % View data
115 #115
Luxembourg
100.39 % 2018 +0.2 % +0.8 % View data
116 #116
Serbia
100.27 % 2018 +0.0 % -0.1 % View data
117 #117
Thailand
100.25 % 2018 +0.6 % +0.6 % View data
118 #118
Zimbabwe
99.45 % 2013 -2.4 % NA View data
119 #119
Iceland
99.37 % 2018 +0.0 % +0.2 % View data
120 #120
New Zealand
99.25 % 2018 -0.6 % +0.3 % View data
121 #121
Czech Republic
99.25 % 2018 -0.2 % +0.1 % View data
122 #122
Cyprus
99.10 % 2018 -0.1 % -0.1 % View data
123 #123
Montenegro
98.94 % 2017 +1.6 % +0.4 % View data
124 #124
Slovenia
98.86 % 2018 -0.1 % -0.1 % View data
125 #125
Latvia
98.83 % 2018 -0.4 % -0.4 % View data
126 #126
Zambia
98.59 % 2018 -0.1 % -0.7 % View data
127 #127
Yemen
98.57 % 2016 NA -1.1 % View data
128 #128
Tajikistan
98.53 % 2018 -1.0 % -0.2 % View data
129 #129
Bolivia
98.27 % 2018 -1.3 % -0.4 % View data
130 #130
Cabo Verde
98.19 % 2018 -1.0 % -1.2 % View data
131 #131
Slovakia
98.17 % 2018 -0.2 % -0.6 % View data
132 #132
Japan
98.04 % 2016 -0.6 % NA View data
133 #133
El Salvador
97.96 % 2018 -0.2 % -2.8 % View data
134 #134
Liberia
97.72 % 2016 -1.0 % -1.8 % View data
135 #135
Kuwait
97.65 % 2018 +0.2 % -0.9 % View data
136 #136
Ukraine
97.56 % 2018 -0.4 % -0.7 % View data
137 #137
Kiribati
97.05 % 2017 -6.4 % NA View data
138 #138
Estonia
96.30 % 2018 -0.4 % -0.7 % View data
139 #139
South Korea
96.20 % 2018 -0.3 % -0.1 % View data
140 #140
Uganda
96.19 % 2018 -1.6 % -1.9 % View data
141 #141
Croatia
96.19 % 2018 +0.1 % -0.4 % View data
142 #142
Burkina Faso
95.91 % 2018 +1.6 % +1.9 % View data
143 #143
Gambia
95.76 % 2018 +2.7 % +2.9 % View data
144 #144
Federated States of Micronesia
95.39 % 2015 -2.7 % NA View data
145 #145
West Bank and Gaza
95.32 % 2018 -0.1 % +0.2 % View data
146 #146
Venezuela
95.11 % 2018 +0.5 % -1.5 % View data
147 #147
Lebanon
94.80 % 2018 -2.5 % -1.4 % View data
148 #148
Honduras
94.69 % 2018 -0.8 % -0.6 % View data
149 #149
Bulgaria
94.43 % 2018 -0.8 % -1.1 % View data
150 #150
Greece
94.30 % 2018 -0.2 % -0.4 % View data
151 #151
Macedonia
93.73 % 2018 +0.2 % +0.5 % View data
152 #152
Mauritania
93.38 % 2018 +0.6 % -0.0 % View data
153 #153
Bhutan
93.34 % 2018 +0.8 % -1.8 % View data
154 #154
Armenia
93.20 % 2018 -0.9 % -1.0 % View data
155 #155
Bahamas
92.89 % 2016 NA NA View data
156 #156
Panama
92.79 % 2018 -1.1 % -2.2 % View data
157 #157
Barbados
92.61 % 2017 +0.7 % NA View data
158 #158
Moldova
91.18 % 2018 -0.2 % -0.6 % View data
159 #159
Bermuda
90.50 % 2018 +0.0 % +0.6 % View data
160 #160
Romania
90.00 % 2016 -1.2 % -1.7 % View data
161 #161
Antigua and Barbuda
88.69 % 2018 -0.6 % NA View data
162 #162
Marshall Islands
88.61 % 2016 -5.2 % -3.5 % View data
163 #163
Nigeria
85.75 % 2018 -1.1 % -2.1 % View data
164 #164
Mali
84.03 % 2018 -0.5 % NA View data
165 #165
Tanzania
82.18 % 2018 -2.5 % -0.7 % View data
166 #166
Niger
81.89 % 2018 +2.2 % +1.7 % View data
167 #167
Sudan
79.96 % 2018 +0.5 % +1.0 % View data
168 #168
Puerto Rico
79.67 % 2018 -1.0 % -1.8 % View data
169 #169
Senegal
78.25 % 2018 +0.3 % -0.1 % View data
170 #170
South Sudan
77.80 % 2015 NA -6.5 % View data
171 #171
Syria
77.26 % 2013 -39.4 % -8.1 % View data
172 #172
Djibouti
69.31 % 2018 +2.6 % +0.5 % View data
173 #173
Equatorial Guinea
61.81 % 2015 NA -2.3 % View data
174 #174
Eritrea
53.07 % 2018 -0.1 % -3.0 % View data

Source: World Bank

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