Brazil: Primary school enrollment, percent of all eligible children
For that indicator, UNESCO provides data for Brazil from 1999 to 2017. The average value for Brazil during that period was 131.22 percent with a minimum of 112.77 percent in 2015 and a maximum of 165.65 percent in 1999.
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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.