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

Since 2014, Gambia Gross Enrollment Ratio in Primary Education (Including Overage and Underage Enrollment) grew 2.6points year on year. In 2019, the country was number 137 comparing other countries in Gross Enrollment Ratio in Primary Education (Including Overage and Underage Enrollment) with 98.82 Percent of the Population of the Corresponding Official School Age. Gambia is overtaken by Latvia, which was ranked number 136 with 98.87 Percent of the Population of the Corresponding Official School Age and is followed by Georgia with 98.63 Percent of the Population of the Corresponding Official School Age. Malawi topped the ranking with 144.27 Percent of the Population of the Corresponding Official School Age in 2019, that is an increase of 1.3points versus 2018. Madagascar, Nepal and Rwanda respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Ivory Coast witnessed the best average annual growth at +3.2points per year, while South Sudan was the worst growing country at -5.1points per year.

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Date Percent of the Population of the Corresponding Official School Age
2019 98.82
2018 98.01
2017 95.24
2016 92.02
2015 90.05
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How does Gambia rank in Gross Enrollment Ratio in Primary Education (Including Overage and Underage Enrollment)?

# 179 Countries Percent of the Population of the Corresponding Official School Age Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Malawi
144.27 % 2019 +1.3 % -0.4 % View data
2 #2
Madagascar
143.96 % 2019 +1.0 % -0.2 % View data
136 #136
Latvia
98.87 % 2019 -0.2 % -0.2 % View data
137 #137
Gambia
98.82 % 2019 +0.8 % +2.6 % View data
138 #138
Georgia
98.63 % 2019 +0.0 % -1.1 % View data
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