Share of Female General Pupils in Secondary Education

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

  1. Kiribati rose 1.6points of Share of Female General Pupils in Secondary Education in 2017, from a year earlier.
  2. Since 2013 Bangladesh Share of Female General Pupils in Secondary Education grew 0.8points year on year reaching 53.67 Percent of Female Pupils in Secondary Education.
  3. In 2018 Rwanda was ranked number 4 in Share of Female General Pupils in Secondary Education.
  4. In 2017 Namibia was ranked number 18 in Share of Female General Pupils in Secondary Education attaining 52.23 Percent of Female Pupils in Secondary Education, jumping from 170 in 2016.

Top Countries in Share of Female General Pupils in Secondary Education

# 182 Countries Percent of Female Pupils in Secondary Education Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Suriname
61.14 % 2018 +0.1 % +0.3 % View data
2 #2
Lesotho
57.19 % 2018 +0.0 % +0.1 % View data
3 #3
Kiribati
54.81 % 2017 +1.6 % NA View data
4 #4
Rwanda
54.64 % 2018 +0.7 % +0.5 % View data
5 #5
Italy
53.91 % 2018 +0.2 % +0.4 % View data
6 #6
Bangladesh
53.67 % 2018 -0.3 % +0.8 % View data
7 #7
Seychelles
53.17 % 2018 +0.1 % +0.6 % View data
8 #8
Gambia
53.16 % 2018 +1.3 % +1.5 % View data
9 #9
Tunisia
53.12 % 2018 +0.3 % +0.2 % View data
10 #10
Lebanon
53.04 % 2018 -0.1 % -0.2 % View data
11 #11
Sao Tome and Principe
53.00 % 2018 +0.1 % +0.2 % View data
12 #12
Belgium
52.93 % 2018 +0.2 % +0.0 % View data
13 #13
Tuvalu
52.53 % 2016 -1.9 % NA View data
14 #14
Bhutan
52.47 % 2018 +0.9 % +0.5 % View data
15 #15
Honduras
52.39 % 2018 -0.1 % -0.8 % View data
16 #16
Mauritius
52.31 % 2018 +0.1 % +0.0 % View data
17 #17
Cabo Verde
52.25 % 2018 -0.1 % -0.4 % View data
18 #18
Namibia
52.23 % 2017 NA -0.3 % View data
19 #19
Cuba
52.12 % 2018 +0.1 % -0.1 % View data
20 #20
Slovenia
52.12 % 2018 +0.0 % -0.0 % View data
21 #21
Senegal
52.11 % 2018 +1.0 % +1.4 % View data
22 #22
Myanmar
52.08 % 2017 -0.1 % NA View data
23 #23
Cambodia
52.08 % 2018 +1.1 % +1.5 % View data
24 #24
Timor-Leste
52.03 % 2018 +0.2 % +0.6 % View data
25 #25
Burundi
51.92 % 2018 +0.5 % +2.8 % View data
26 #26
Croatia
51.90 % 2018 +0.1 % +0.1 % View data
27 #27
Nepal
51.84 % 2018 +0.7 % +0.5 % View data
28 #28
Bermuda
51.81 % 2018 -0.2 % -0.5 % View data
29 #29
British Virgin Islands
51.78 % 2018 +0.2 % -0.1 % View data
30 #30
Finland
51.77 % 2018 -0.0 % -0.0 % View data
31 #31
Bahrain
51.75 % 2018 -0.1 % +0.0 % View data
32 #32
Iceland
51.74 % 2018 -0.0 % +0.0 % View data
33 #33
Turks and Caicos Islands
51.56 % 2015 +2.3 % NA View data
34 #34
West Bank and Gaza
51.56 % 2018 +0.2 % +0.1 % View data
35 #35
Estonia
51.44 % 2018 -0.1 % -0.2 % View data
36 #36
Switzerland
51.42 % 2018 +0.1 % -0.0 % View data
37 #37
South Africa
51.40 % 2018 -0.1 % NA View data
38 #38
Sri Lanka
51.37 % 2018 +0.0 % +0.1 % View data
39 #39
Poland
51.36 % 2018 -0.2 % -0.3 % View data
40 #40
Bosnia and Herzegovina
51.36 % 2018 +0.2 % -0.3 % View data
41 #41
Sweden
51.31 % 2018 -0.0 % -0.4 % View data
42 #42
Saint Kitts and Nevis
51.30 % 2018 +0.1 % -0.9 % View data
43 #43
Cyprus
51.23 % 2018 -0.0 % +0.0 % View data
44 #44
Norway
51.23 % 2018 +0.3 % +0.1 % View data
45 #45
Belize
51.17 % 2018 -0.4 % +0.0 % View data
46 #46
Mongolia
51.13 % 2016 -0.2 % NA View data
47 #47
Czech Republic
51.06 % 2018 +0.0 % -0.0 % View data
48 #48
Comoros
50.95 % 2017 NA NA View data
49 #49
Ecuador
50.89 % 2018 +0.2 % +0.1 % View data
50 #50
Denmark
50.89 % 2018 -0.1 % +0.0 % View data
51 #51
Romania
50.88 % 2018 -0.1 % -0.1 % View data
52 #52
Malaysia
50.88 % 2018 -0.1 % -0.2 % View data
53 #53
Venezuela
50.87 % 2018 -0.3 % -0.1 % View data
54 #54
Algeria
50.87 % 2018 +0.1 % -0.1 % View data
55 #55
Samoa
50.85 % 2018 -0.1 % NA View data
56 #56
Portugal
50.83 % 2018 -0.2 % -0.2 % View data
57 #57
Nauru
50.80 % 2018 +0.6 % NA View data
58 #58
Indonesia
50.77 % 2018 +0.1 % +0.1 % View data
59 #59
Slovakia
50.71 % 2018 -0.0 % -0.1 % View data
60 #60
Dominican Republic
50.69 % 2018 -0.3 % -0.4 % View data
61 #61
Tanzania
50.68 % 2018 +0.7 % +1.1 % View data
62 #62
Jordan
50.64 % 2017 NA NA View data
63 #63
Malta
50.63 % 2018 +0.1 % +0.2 % View data
64 #64
Madagascar
50.57 % 2018 +0.0 % +0.4 % View data
65 #65
Bahamas
50.54 % 2016 NA NA View data
66 #66
Philippines
50.52 % 2016 +0.3 % NA View data
67 #67
Vietnam
50.48 % 2018 +0.2 % +0.1 % View data
68 #68
Latvia
50.42 % 2018 -0.1 % +0.1 % View data
69 #69
Botswana
50.32 % 2014 -2.6 % -0.6 % View data
70 #70
Bulgaria
50.28 % 2018 -0.2 % -0.2 % View data
71 #71
Iran
50.24 % 2018 +0.1 % +0.1 % View data
72 #72
Greece
50.23 % 2018 +0.1 % +0.1 % View data
73 #73
Jamaica
50.22 % 2018 +0.0 % -0.2 % View data
74 #74
France
50.22 % 2018 -0.1 % -0.1 % View data
75 #75
Egypt
50.22 % 2018 +0.1 % +0.1 % View data
76 #76
Fiji
50.20 % 2016 +0.8 % -0.3 % View data
77 #77
Marshall Islands
50.19 % 2016 +0.1 % +0.4 % View data
78 #78
Mexico
50.18 % 2018 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
79 #79
Eswatini
50.17 % 2018 +0.1 % +0.3 % View data
80 #80
Saint Lucia
50.16 % 2018 -0.4 % -0.1 % View data
81 #81
Serbia
50.16 % 2018 -0.1 % -0.1 % View data
82 #82
Argentina
50.13 % 2018 -0.2 % -0.3 % View data
83 #83
Sudan
50.10 % 2018 +0.1 % +0.8 % View data
84 #84
Monaco
50.09 % 2018 -0.2 % +0.3 % View data
85 #85
Grenada
50.04 % 2018 -0.1 % +0.6 % View data
86 #86
Colombia
50.04 % 2018 -0.1 % -0.3 % View data
87 #87
Belarus
49.99 % 2018 +0.0 % +0.1 % View data
88 #88
Chile
49.96 % 2018 -0.1 % -0.0 % View data
89 #89
Russia
49.96 % 2018 -0.1 % -0.1 % View data
90 #90
Macedonia
49.92 % 2018 +0.0 % -0.1 % View data
91 #91
Aruba
49.92 % 2018 -0.5 % -0.4 % View data
92 #92
Austria
49.87 % 2018 +0.0 % -0.0 % View data
93 #93
Montenegro
49.86 % 2017 -0.8 % -0.2 % View data
94 #94
Dominica
49.81 % 2018 -0.1 % NA View data
95 #95
Moldova
49.81 % 2018 -0.1 % -0.1 % View data
96 #96
Tonga
49.81 % 2015 -2.5 % NA View data
97 #97
Hungary
49.77 % 2018 -0.1 % -0.1 % View data
98 #98
Albania
49.74 % 2018 +0.0 % +0.4 % View data
99 #99
Kazakhstan
49.71 % 2018 -0.1 % +0.1 % View data
100 #100
Puerto Rico
49.69 % 2016 +0.3 % NA View data
101 #101
Costa Rica
49.69 % 2018 -0.1 % -0.1 % View data
102 #102
Cayman Islands
49.68 % 2018 NA -0.1 % View data
103 #103
Turkey
49.67 % 2018 +0.5 % +0.2 % View data
104 #104
Luxembourg
49.67 % 2018 -0.2 % -0.2 % View data
105 #105
Maldives
49.66 % 2018 -0.1 % +0.0 % View data
106 #106
Kyrgyzstan
49.66 % 2018 -0.0 % +0.0 % View data
107 #107
Japan
49.63 % 2016 -0.0 % NA View data
108 #108
Barbados
49.62 % 2017 -0.4 % NA View data
109 #109
Brazil
49.60 % 2018 -0.2 % -0.4 % View data
110 #110
Andorra
49.59 % 2018 -0.3 % +0.5 % View data
111 #111
Zimbabwe
49.57 % 2013 +0.5 % NA View data
112 #112
Palau
49.50 % 2014 +0.9 % NA View data
113 #113
Australia
49.47 % 2018 -0.1 % -0.0 % View data
114 #114
Mozambique
49.42 % 2018 +0.8 % +0.5 % View data
115 #115
Ireland
49.41 % 2018 -0.0 % NA View data
116 #116
Germany
49.41 % 2018 -0.0 % -0.1 % View data
117 #117
Ukraine
49.38 % 2018 -0.1 % +0.0 % View data
118 #118
United Kingdom
49.35 % 2018 +0.0 % -0.1 % View data
119 #119
New Zealand
49.35 % 2018 -0.1 % +0.0 % View data
120 #120
Solomon Islands
49.31 % 2018 +0.1 % +0.9 % View data
121 #121
Federated States of Micronesia
49.29 % 2015 -0.6 % NA View data
122 #122
Spain
49.25 % 2018 -0.1 % -0.0 % View data
123 #123
Kenya
49.25 % 2018 +0.2 % NA View data
124 #124
Qatar
49.22 % 2018 -0.2 % -0.1 % View data
125 #125
United States
49.21 % 2018 +0.0 % +0.1 % View data
126 #126
El Salvador
49.21 % 2018 +0.1 % +0.0 % View data
127 #127
Ghana
49.19 % 2018 +0.8 % +0.9 % View data
128 #128
Brunei
49.18 % 2018 -0.3 % +0.1 % View data
129 #129
North Korea
49.15 % 2015 NA NA View data
130 #130
Sierra Leone
49.08 % 2017 +2.2 % NA View data
131 #131
Burkina Faso
49.08 % 2018 +1.1 % +1.8 % View data
132 #132
Canada
49.06 % 2018 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
133 #133
Netherlands
49.03 % 2016 +0.0 % -0.6 % View data
134 #134
Syria
49.03 % 2013 -0.1 % +0.1 % View data
135 #135
Cameroon
48.94 % 2018 +0.5 % +0.3 % View data
136 #136
Kuwait
48.93 % 2018 +0.0 % -0.5 % View data
137 #137
Equatorial Guinea
48.90 % 2015 NA NA View data
138 #138
Vanuatu
48.90 % 2015 NA -0.4 % View data
139 #139
Israel
48.87 % 2018 -0.3 % -0.3 % View data
140 #140
United Arab Emirates
48.86 % 2016 NA NA View data
141 #141
Antigua and Barbuda
48.86 % 2018 -0.0 % NA View data
142 #142
Mauritania
48.84 % 2018 +1.0 % +0.4 % View data
143 #143
Oman
48.78 % 2018 -0.0 % -0.1 % View data
144 #144
Thailand
48.75 % 2018 -0.1 % -1.6 % View data
145 #145
Lithuania
48.74 % 2018 -0.2 % -0.1 % View data
146 #146
Peru
48.66 % 2018 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
147 #147
South Korea
48.54 % 2018 +0.2 % +0.2 % View data
148 #148
Zambia
48.49 % 2018 +0.0 % +0.7 % View data
149 #149
Gibraltar
48.48 % 2016 NA NA View data
150 #150
Malawi
48.37 % 2018 -0.1 % +0.5 % View data
151 #151
Uzbekistan
48.32 % 2018 -0.0 % +0.0 % View data
152 #152
Hong Kong
48.10 % 2018 -0.3 % -0.1 % View data
153 #153
India
48.06 % 2018 +0.1 % +0.0 % View data
154 #154
Liechtenstein
48.03 % 2018 -0.4 % NA View data
155 #155
Uganda
47.88 % 2018 +0.3 % +0.5 % View data
157 #157
Laos
47.81 % 2018 +0.8 % +0.7 % View data
158 #158
Armenia
47.72 % 2018 -0.3 % -0.5 % View data
159 #159
Ethiopia
47.66 % 2018 +1.6 % NA View data
160 #160
Tajikistan
47.51 % 2018 +0.2 % +0.3 % View data
161 #161
Bolivia
47.48 % 2018 +0.0 % -0.2 % View data
162 #162
Georgia
47.32 % 2018 -0.2 % -0.4 % View data
163 #163
Saudi Arabia
47.11 % 2018 +0.7 % +0.5 % View data
164 #164
Morocco
47.09 % 2018 +0.1 % +0.7 % View data
165 #165
Nigeria
46.81 % 2013 NA NA View data
166 #166
Eritrea
46.65 % 2018 +0.4 % +1.3 % View data
167 #167
Guatemala
46.52 % 2018 +0.0 % +0.1 % View data
168 #168
Azerbaijan
45.94 % 2018 -0.8 % +0.0 % View data
169 #169
Djibouti
45.27 % 2018 +0.4 % +1.0 % View data
170 #170
Mali
44.70 % 2018 +0.1 % +0.5 % View data
171 #171
Pakistan
43.14 % 2018 +0.1 % +1.3 % View data
172 #172
Benin
42.95 % 2018 +0.8 % +1.7 % View data
173 #173
Ivory Coast
42.41 % 2018 +0.3 % +1.2 % View data
174 #174
Togo
42.39 % 2018 +0.8 % +2.1 % View data
175 #175
Niger
41.56 % 2018 +0.5 % +1.0 % View data
176 #176
Yemen
41.23 % 2016 NA +1.6 % View data
177 #177
Democratic Republic of the Congo
40.20 % 2018 +0.6 % +0.6 % View data
178 #178
Central African Republic
40.05 % 2017 +2.5 % +3.2 % View data
179 #179
Guinea
39.52 % 2018 +1.0 % +0.7 % View data
180 #180
Afghanistan
36.52 % 2018 +4.0 % +1.0 % View data
181 #181
South Sudan
34.49 % 2015 NA +0.8 % View data
182 #182
Chad
31.91 % 2018 +1.1 % +0.5 % View data

Source: World Bank

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