Cameroon: Female to male ratio, secondary school students

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 Cameroon

Ratio of female to male students in secondary school

 Latest value 1.1
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1971 - 2021
 Average 0.7
 Min - Max 0.4 - 1.1
 Source UNESCO
For that indicator, we provide data for Cameroon from 1971 to 2021. The average value for Cameroon during that period was 0.7 percent with a minimum of 0.4 percent in 1971 and a maximum of 1.1 percent in 2021. The latest value from 2021 is 1.1 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 52 countries is 1.02 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Cameroon - Female to male ratio, secondary school students - recent values

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Cameroon - Female to male ratio, secondary school students - historical chart - 1971-2021




Definition: Gender parity index for gross enrollment ratio in secondary education is the ratio of girls to boys enrolled at secondary level in public and private schools.


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