Share of Female Over-Age Students in Primary Education

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

  1. Solomon Islands grew 0.2points of Share of Female Over-Age Students in Primary Education in 2018, compared to the previous year.
  2. Since 2013 Sweden Share of Female Over-Age Students in Primary Education was up 3.6points year on year to 22.31 Percent of Female Enrollment.
  3. In 2015 South Sudan was ranked number 2 in Share of Female Over-Age Students in Primary Education.
  4. In 2015 South Sudan was number 2 in Share of Female Over-Age Students in Primary Education to 46.38 Percent of Female Enrollment, compared to 152 in 2014.

Top Countries in Share of Female Over-Age Students in Primary Education

# 168 Countries Percent of Female Enrollment Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Liberia
58.68 % 2015 -1.2 % NA View data
2 #2
South Sudan
46.38 % 2015 NA +0.0 % View data
3 #3
Solomon Islands
35.89 % 2018 +0.2 % -0.1 % View data
4 #4
Nepal
31.18 % 2018 -1.5 % NA View data
5 #5
Rwanda
25.68 % 2017 -1.8 % NA View data
6 #6
Eswatini
25.01 % 2018 -0.8 % -1.9 % View data
7 #7
Vanuatu
24.01 % 2015 NA NA View data
8 #8
Sweden
22.31 % 2018 +6.1 % +3.6 % View data
9 #9
Eritrea
21.42 % 2018 -2.2 % -9.6 % View data
10 #10
Equatorial Guinea
21.16 % 2015 NA -6.2 % View data
11 #11
Mauritania
19.20 % 2018 -2.5 % -4.4 % View data
12 #12
Malawi
19.08 % 2018 -0.4 % +0.7 % View data
13 #13
Togo
18.67 % 2017 -4.7 % NA View data
14 #14
Lesotho
17.91 % 2018 -3.7 % -4.5 % View data
15 #15
Burkina Faso
16.66 % 2018 +2.7 % -4.6 % View data
16 #16
Gambia
15.99 % 2018 +0.6 % -0.9 % View data
17 #17
Comoros
15.90 % 2017 NA NA View data
18 #18
Suriname
15.50 % 2018 +0.7 % +0.3 % View data
19 #19
Ghana
15.35 % 2018 -7.0 % -4.0 % View data
20 #20
Timor-Leste
14.85 % 2018 -0.7 % -4.5 % View data
21 #21
Mozambique
14.28 % 2018 -3.9 % -2.1 % View data
22 #22
Uganda
13.36 % 2013 NA NA View data
23 #23
Colombia
13.27 % 2018 -0.9 % -5.5 % View data
24 #24
Cambodia
13.23 % 2018 -0.7 % NA View data
25 #25
Zambia
13.08 % 2017 NA -1.7 % View data
26 #26
Bangladesh
13.03 % 2017 NA NA View data
27 #27
Namibia
12.83 % 2017 NA -2.5 % View data
28 #28
Costa Rica
12.50 % 2018 +0.7 % +0.9 % View data
29 #29
Bhutan
12.39 % 2018 -2.9 % -3.0 % View data
30 #30
Zimbabwe
12.28 % 2013 +7.7 % NA View data
31 #31
El Salvador
12.26 % 2018 -2.4 % -3.1 % View data
32 #32
Djibouti
11.87 % 2018 -13.3 % NA View data
33 #33
Philippines
11.83 % 2016 -6.9 % NA View data
34 #34
Morocco
11.64 % 2018 -0.3 % +1.5 % View data
35 #35
Cameroon
11.61 % 2018 +3.7 % NA View data
36 #36
Botswana
11.51 % 2014 -10.9 % -8.3 % View data
37 #37
Iran
11.40 % 2018 +9.1 % -0.2 % View data
38 #38
Sao Tome and Principe
11.35 % 2017 NA NA View data
39 #39
Senegal
11.14 % 2018 -2.4 % +6.5 % View data
40 #40
Laos
11.08 % 2018 -5.4 % -9.5 % View data
41 #41
Brazil
11.01 % 2018 -5.4 % -5.4 % View data
42 #42
Honduras
10.74 % 2018 -1.8 % -4.2 % View data
43 #43
Thailand
10.54 % 2015 -3.2 % NA View data
44 #44
Chad
10.21 % 2018 -7.7 % +4.5 % View data
45 #45
Ethiopia
10.10 % 2018 -5.1 % NA View data
46 #46
Myanmar
10.09 % 2017 NA NA View data
47 #47
India
9.96 % 2013 +45.7 % +11.1 % View data
48 #48
Aruba
9.73 % 2014 -0.5 % +3.1 % View data
49 #49
Ivory Coast
9.59 % 2018 -2.8 % -7.1 % View data
50 #50
Guatemala
9.48 % 2018 -0.0 % -4.3 % View data
51 #51
Yemen
9.43 % 2016 NA NA View data
52 #52
Dominican Republic
9.13 % 2018 -2.5 % -5.5 % View data
53 #53
Sierra Leone
8.79 % 2018 +2.1 % +0.7 % View data
54 #54
Guinea
8.71 % 2018 -3.8 % -4.9 % View data
55 #55
Benin
8.67 % 2017 NA +0.9 % View data
56 #56
Azerbaijan
8.45 % 2018 -4.0 % +3.4 % View data
57 #57
Mali
8.31 % 2018 +15.1 % NA View data
58 #58
Saudi Arabia
8.25 % 2018 -3.0 % -6.4 % View data
59 #59
South Africa
8.14 % 2015 NA NA View data
60 #60
Marshall Islands
7.99 % 2016 +6.2 % NA View data
61 #61
Niger
7.82 % 2018 +0.8 % +3.5 % View data
62 #62
Panama
7.69 % 2018 -0.5 % +0.0 % View data
63 #63
Ukraine
7.52 % 2018 -5.5 % +0.1 % View data
64 #64
Argentina
7.25 % 2018 -3.2 % -4.4 % View data
65 #65
Samoa
7.13 % 2018 +4.7 % NA View data
66 #66
Belize
6.91 % 2018 -4.4 % -3.7 % View data
67 #67
Portugal
6.79 % 2018 -1.4 % -0.3 % View data
68 #68
Andorra
6.78 % 2017 -2.5 % -5.1 % View data
69 #69
Syria
6.51 % 2013 +1.8 % +3.5 % View data
70 #70
Bolivia
6.44 % 2018 +0.1 % -8.8 % View data
71 #71
Bahamas
6.37 % 2016 NA NA View data
72 #72
Venezuela
6.27 % 2018 -4.8 % -10.4 % View data
73 #73
Spain
6.17 % 2018 +3.6 % +0.5 % View data
74 #74
Uruguay
5.94 % 2016 -20.0 % NA View data
75 #75
Cabo Verde
5.71 % 2018 -8.5 % -8.9 % View data
76 #76
Lebanon
5.68 % 2018 -4.4 % -1.2 % View data
77 #77
Albania
5.42 % 2018 -2.0 % -5.4 % View data
78 #78
Peru
5.42 % 2018 -7.7 % -9.0 % View data
79 #79
Tanzania
5.31 % 2013 +8.4 % -13.9 % View data
80 #80
Netherlands
5.30 % 2016 -6.0 % -3.8 % View data
81 #81
Chile
5.23 % 2018 +1.4 % -3.1 % View data
82 #82
Belarus
5.21 % 2018 -1.0 % +4.2 % View data
83 #83
Belgium
4.86 % 2018 +1.1 % -3.0 % View data
84 #84
United States
4.75 % 2018 -1.0 % -2.3 % View data
85 #85
United Arab Emirates
4.72 % 2018 +2.2 % +10.2 % View data
86 #86
Algeria
4.66 % 2018 -6.5 % -5.6 % View data
87 #87
Jamaica
4.59 % 2018 -0.8 % -1.7 % View data
88 #88
Dominica
4.58 % 2018 +2.7 % NA View data
89 #89
Monaco
4.50 % 2017 +201.2 % NA View data
90 #90
Mauritius
4.23 % 2018 +2.6 % -5.0 % View data
91 #91
Brunei
4.15 % 2018 +1.8 % +22.1 % View data
92 #92
Fiji
3.48 % 2018 -4.1 % -13.9 % View data
93 #93
British Virgin Islands
3.44 % 2018 -5.7 % -8.7 % View data
94 #94
Turks and Caicos Islands
3.36 % 2015 -29.4 % NA View data
95 #95
Seychelles
3.32 % 2018 +1.5 % -3.9 % View data
96 #96
Estonia
3.18 % 2018 +4.6 % +42.4 % View data
97 #97
Kiribati
3.17 % 2017 -30.4 % NA View data
98 #98
Ecuador
3.16 % 2018 -12.4 % -12.0 % View data
99 #99
Australia
3.15 % 2018 -7.6 % -13.7 % View data
100 #100
Bahrain
3.13 % 2018 +1.5 % -1.9 % View data
101 #101
Luxembourg
3.05 % 2018 -0.8 % +0.3 % View data
102 #102
Turkey
3.04 % 2018 -4.1 % -11.6 % View data
103 #103
Grenada
2.96 % 2018 +3.2 % +16.6 % View data
104 #104
Romania
2.80 % 2016 +1.3 % -2.9 % View data
105 #105
Antigua and Barbuda
2.55 % 2018 -19.2 % NA View data
106 #106
Israel
2.54 % 2018 -1.5 % +2.0 % View data
107 #107
Tunisia
2.54 % 2018 -11.4 % -6.9 % View data
108 #108
France
2.41 % 2018 -4.7 % -5.1 % View data
109 #109
Kuwait
2.41 % 2018 -6.4 % +14.9 % View data
110 #110
Armenia
2.40 % 2018 -2.7 % -9.0 % View data
111 #111
Bosnia and Herzegovina
2.34 % 2018 -33.1 % +1.6 % View data
112 #112
Egypt
2.22 % 2018 -0.8 % NA View data
113 #113
Puerto Rico
2.17 % 2018 -4.3 % -3.1 % View data
114 #114
Hungary
2.11 % 2018 -1.9 % -3.6 % View data
115 #115
Hong Kong
2.06 % 2018 -9.1 % +1.0 % View data
116 #116
Qatar
2.06 % 2018 +3.4 % -5.1 % View data
117 #117
Cuba
1.97 % 2018 +2.3 % +23.3 % View data
118 #118
Nauru
1.82 % 2016 NA NA View data
119 #119
Denmark
1.82 % 2018 +0.1 % -1.2 % View data
120 #120
Montenegro
1.76 % 2017 -3.0 % +14.1 % View data
121 #121
Mexico
1.71 % 2018 -9.2 % -12.8 % View data
122 #122
Latvia
1.67 % 2018 -8.6 % -7.6 % View data
123 #123
Georgia
1.64 % 2018 -4.8 % -14.2 % View data
124 #124
Cyprus
1.63 % 2018 +0.1 % -4.5 % View data
125 #125
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
1.56 % 2018 -18.8 % -8.2 % View data
126 #126
West Bank and Gaza
1.45 % 2018 -13.9 % +0.9 % View data
127 #127
Mongolia
1.42 % 2018 -27.4 % -33.6 % View data
128 #128
Indonesia
1.41 % 2018 -13.3 % -11.7 % View data
129 #129
Saint Lucia
1.35 % 2018 -32.3 % -13.6 % View data
130 #130
Oman
1.35 % 2018 -1.2 % -29.9 % View data
131 #131
Moldova
1.32 % 2018 -11.2 % -8.3 % View data
132 #132
Saint Kitts and Nevis
1.31 % 2018 -3.4 % -9.7 % View data
133 #133
Liechtenstein
1.30 % 2018 -1.7 % NA View data
134 #134
Barbados
1.28 % 2017 +8.4 % NA View data
135 #135
Cayman Islands
1.25 % 2018 NA -6.3 % View data
136 #136
Germany
1.23 % 2018 -0.4 % -2.8 % View data
137 #137
United Kingdom
1.16 % 2018 +1.7 % +1.0 % View data
138 #138
Slovenia
1.14 % 2018 -0.5 % -2.2 % View data
139 #139
Italy
1.14 % 2018 -0.3 % -11.1 % View data
140 #140
Greece
1.14 % 2018 -1.9 % -1.6 % View data
141 #141
Switzerland
1.08 % 2018 -3.7 % -3.2 % View data
142 #142
Vietnam
1.01 % 2017 -15.4 % -12.3 % View data
143 #143
Bulgaria
1.00 % 2018 -15.1 % -10.1 % View data
144 #144
Kyrgyzstan
0.94 % 2018 +1.8 % -9.7 % View data
145 #145
Finland
0.93 % 2018 +1.6 % +3.2 % View data
146 #146
Malta
0.83 % 2018 +1.5 % +7.0 % View data
147 #147
Sri Lanka
0.82 % 2018 -13.6 % -4.1 % View data
148 #148
Serbia
0.78 % 2018 -1.8 % -11.7 % View data
149 #149
Macedonia
0.76 % 2018 -3.2 % -5.7 % View data
150 #150
Tonga
0.73 % 2015 -86.3 % NA View data
151 #151
Maldives
0.70 % 2018 -53.3 % -30.0 % View data
152 #152
South Korea
0.68 % 2018 -11.6 % -22.9 % View data
153 #153
Croatia
0.60 % 2018 -5.6 % -5.9 % View data
154 #154
Kazakhstan
0.59 % 2018 +110.4 % -1.1 % View data
155 #155
Poland
0.57 % 2018 -4.7 % -6.9 % View data
156 #156
Lithuania
0.55 % 2018 -14.0 % -11.1 % View data
157 #157
Uzbekistan
0.53 % 2018 +23.4 % -9.9 % View data
158 #158
Jordan
0.52 % 2017 -75.1 % -15.3 % View data
159 #159
Singapore
0.48 % 2016 NA NA View data
160 #160
New Zealand
0.35 % 2018 +1.1 % +8.8 % View data
161 #161
Malaysia
0.19 % 2018 -3.2 % -10.0 % View data
162 #162
Ireland
0.09 % 2018 -57.0 % -26.9 % View data
163 #163
Tajikistan
0.05 % 2018 -17.3 % NA View data
164 #164
Iceland
0.05 % 2018 +3.0 % +46.0 % View data
165 #165
Russia
0.01 % 2018 +7.6 % NA View data
166 #166
Canada
0.00 % 2016 NA NA View data
166 #166
Federated States of Micronesia
0.00 % 2015 -100.0 % NA View data
166 #166
Norway
0.00 % 2016 NA NA View data

Source: World Bank

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