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

Since 2014, Niger Gross Enrollment Ratio in Primary Education (Including Overage and Underage Enrollment) was up 2.4points year on year. In 2019, the country was ranked number 173 among other countries in Gross Enrollment Ratio in Primary Education (Including Overage and Underage Enrollment) at 78.17 Percent of the Population of the Corresponding Official School Age. Niger is overtaken by Bahamas, which was ranked number 172 at 80.33 Percent of the Population of the Corresponding Official School Age and is followed by Sudan with 78.03 Percent of the Population of the Corresponding Official School Age. Malawi ranked the highest with 144.27 Percent of the Population of the Corresponding Official School Age in 2019, that is an increase of 1.3points compared to 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 witnessed the worst performance at -5.1points per year.

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Date Percent of the Population of the Corresponding Official School Age
2019 78.17
2018 76.54
2017 74.74
2016 73.43
2015 71.60
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How does Niger 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
172 #172
Bahamas
80.33 % 2019 -1.3 % -0.7 % View data
173 #173
Niger
78.17 % 2019 +2.1 % +2.4 % View data
174 #174
Sudan
78.03 % 2019 +0.9 % +1.6 % View data
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