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

Since 2014, Nigeria Male Gross Enrollment Ratio in Primary Education (Including Overage and Underage Enrollment) decreased by 1.3points year on year. In 2019, the country was number 169 among other countries in Male Gross Enrollment Ratio in Primary Education (Including Overage and Underage Enrollment) at 84.9 Percent of the Population of the Corresponding Official School Age. Nigeria is overtaken by Marshall Islands, which was number 168 at 84.91 Percent of the Population of the Corresponding Official School Age and is followed by Niger at 83.37 Percent of the Population of the Corresponding Official School Age. Madagascar lead the ranking with 143.3 Percent of the Population of the Corresponding Official School Age in 2019, a growth of 0.9points compared to 2018. Malawi, Nepal and Nauru respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. British Virgin Islands recorded the best 5 years average growth at +3.2points per year, while South Sudan was the worst growing country at -5.8points per year.

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Date Percent of the Population of the Corresponding Official School Age
2019 84.90
2018 85.80
2017 86.71
2016 87.17
2015
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How does Nigeria rank in Male 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
Madagascar
143.30 % 2019 +0.9 % -0.3 % View data
2 #2
Malawi
142.70 % 2019 +0.6 % -0.5 % View data
168 #168
Marshall Islands
84.91 % 2016 -4.1 % -2.5 % View data
169 #169
Nigeria
84.90 % 2019 -1.0 % -1.3 % View data
170 #170
Niger
83.37 % 2019 +1.9 % +2.1 % View data
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