Afghanistan - Share of Female Pupils in Secondary Education

Since 2014, Afghanistan Share of Female Pupils in Secondary Education rose 0.9points year on year. With 36.23 Percent of Pupils in Secondary Education in 2019, the country was number 167 among other countries in Share of Female Pupils in Secondary Education. Afghanistan is overtaken by Guinea, which was ranked number 166 with 39.12 Percent of Pupils in Secondary Education and is followed by South Sudan with 34.49 Percent of Pupils in Secondary Education. Lesotho ranked the highest with 57.32 Percent of Pupils in Secondary Education in 2019, that is a decrease of 0points compared to 2018. Suriname, Rwanda and Sao Tome and Principe respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Central African Republic witnessed the best average annual growth at +3.2points per year, while Thailand was the worst growing country at -0.9points per year.

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Date Percent of Pupils in Secondary Education
2019 36.23
2018 35.12
2017 35.03
2016 35.19
2015 34.69
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How does Afghanistan rank in Share of Female Pupils in Secondary Education?

# 169 Countries Percent of Pupils in Secondary Education Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Lesotho
57.32 % 2019 -0.0 % +0.0 % View data
2 #2
Suriname
55.37 % 2019 -0.1 % -0.3 % View data
166 #166
Guinea
39.12 % 2014 NA NA View data
167 #167
Afghanistan
36.23 % 2019 +3.1 % +0.9 % View data
168 #168
South Sudan
34.49 % 2015 NA +0.8 % View data
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