Jamaica - Share of Children Who Eventually Reach Grade 5

Since 2012, Jamaica Share of Children Who Eventually Reach Grade 5 increased 1.4points year on year. In 2017, the country was ranked number 44 comparing other countries in Share of Children Who Eventually Reach Grade 5 with 96.37 Percent of Boys at the Entrance Age for the First Grade of Primary Education. Jamaica is overtaken by Luxembourg, which was number 43 with 96.5 Percent of Boys at the Entrance Age for the First Grade of Primary Education and is followed by Brunei at 96.11 Percent of Boys at the Entrance Age for the First Grade of Primary Education. Uruguay lead the ranking with 101.17 Percent of Boys at the Entrance Age for the First Grade of Primary Education in 2019, that is a growth of 0.5points compared to 2018. Singapore, Georgia and Japan respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Tanzania witnessed the best average annual growth at +4.5points per year, while Sierra Leone was the worst growing country at -14points per year.

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Date Percent of Boys at the Entrance Age for the First Grade of Primary Education
2017 96.37
2016 94.58
2015
2014
2013 94.45
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How does Jamaica rank in Share of Children Who Eventually Reach Grade 5?

# 109 Countries Percent of Boys at the Entrance Age for the First Grade of Primary Education Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Uruguay
101.17 % 2019 +0.5 % +0.5 % View data
2 #2
Singapore
100.00 % 2016 NA NA View data
43 #43
Luxembourg
96.50 % 2016 NA NA View data
44 #44
Jamaica
96.37 % 2017 +1.9 % +1.4 % View data
45 #45
Brunei
96.11 % 2016 NA -0.7 % View data
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