South Africa - Share of Female Pupils in Secondary Education

Since 2014, South Africa Share of Female Pupils in Secondary Education was down by 0.1points year on year. In 2019, the country was number 16 among other countries in Share of Female Pupils in Secondary Education with 51.62 Percent of Pupils in Secondary Education. South Africa is overtaken by Bermuda, which was number 15 with 51.7 Percent of Pupils in Secondary Education and is followed by Uruguay with 51.56 Percent of Pupils in Secondary Education. Lesotho ranked the highest with 57.32 Percent of Pupils in Secondary Education in 2019, a decrease of 0points compared to 2018. Suriname, Rwanda and Sao Tome and Principe respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Central African Republic recorded the best 5 years average growth at +3.2points per year, while Thailand witnessed the worst performance at -0.9points per year.

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Date Percent of Pupils in Secondary Education
2019 51.62
2018 51.60
2017 51.70
2016 51.90
2015 49.30
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How does South Africa rank in Share of Female Pupils in Secondary Education?

# 169 Countries Percent of Pupils in Secondary Education Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Lesotho
57.32 % 2019 -0.0 % +0.0 % View data
2 #2
Suriname
55.37 % 2019 -0.1 % -0.3 % View data
15 #15
Bermuda
51.70 % 2019 -0.2 % -0.3 % View data
16 #16
South Africa
51.62 % 2019 +0.1 % -0.1 % View data
17 #17
Uruguay
51.56 % 2017 NA NA View data
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