Nigeria - Share of Female Pupils in Primary Education

Since 2014, Nigeria Share of Female Pupils in Primary Education fell by 0.2points year on year. With 48.17 Percent of Pupils in Primary Education in 2019, the country was number 133 among other countries in Share of Female Pupils in Primary Education. Nigeria is overtaken by Lebanon, which was number 132 at 48.2 Percent of Pupils in Primary Education and is followed by Suriname with 48.17 Percent of Pupils in Primary Education. Senegal ranked the highest with 52.96 Percent of Pupils in Primary Education in 2019, that is a growth of 0.8points versus 2018. Gambia, India and Mauritania respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Democratic Republic of the Congo recorded the best 5 years average growth at +1.2points per year, while Liechtenstein recorded the worst performance at -1.2points per year.

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Date Percent of Pupils in Primary Education
2019 48.17
2018 48.05
2017 47.93
2016 47.50
2015
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How does Nigeria rank in Share of Female Pupils in Primary Education?

# 187 Countries Percent of Pupils in Primary Education Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Senegal
52.96 % 2019 +0.8 % +0.3 % View data
2 #2
Gambia
51.98 % 2019 +0.3 % +0.4 % View data
132 #132
Lebanon
48.20 % 2019 -0.0 % -0.1 % View data
133 #133
Nigeria
48.17 % 2019 +0.3 % -0.2 % View data
134 #134
Suriname
48.17 % 2019 +0.1 % -0.2 % View data
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