Aruba: Primary school enrollment

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 Aruba

Primary school enrollment, percent of all eligible children

 Latest value 115.18
 Year 2016
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1999 - 2016
 Average 115.71
 Min - Max 107.21 - 120.56
 Source UNESCO
For that indicator, we provide data for Aruba from 1999 to 2016. The average value for Aruba during that period was 115.71 percent with a minimum of 107.21 percent in 2012 and a maximum of 120.56 percent in 2006. The latest value from 2016 is 115.18 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2016 based on 167 countries is 101.68 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Aruba - Primary school enrollment - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Aruba - Primary school enrollment - historical chart - 1999-2016




The primary school enrollment can exceed 100% due to the inclusion of over-aged and under-aged students because of early or late school entrance and grade repetition.
Definition: Gross enrollment ratio is the ratio of total enrollment, regardless of age, to the population of the age group that officially corresponds to the level of education shown. Primary education provides children with basic reading, writing, and mathematics skills along with an elementary understanding of such subjects as history, geography, natural science, social science, art, and music.


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 Primary school completion rate 105.20 2014 percent
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 Female to male ratio, primary school pupils 0.96 2015 percent
 Female to male ratio, secondary school students 1.02 2012 percent
 Female to male ratio, students at tertiary level education 1.49 2016 percent
 Preprimary school enrollment 103.52 2015 percent
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 Secondary school enrollment 114.86 2012 percent
 Tertiary school enrollment 18.43 2016 percent
 Trained teachers in primary education 99.50 2012 percent
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