Colombia: Preprimary school enrollment

(measure: percent; Source: UNESCO)
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Colombia: Preprimary school enrollment, percent of all eligible children

, 1972 - 2018: For that indicator, we provide data for Colombia from 1972 to 2018. The average value for Colombia during that period was 25.02 percent with a minimum of 3.35 percent in 1972 and a maximum of 78.5 percent in 2018. The latest value from 2018 is 78.5 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 126 countries is 69.34 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Preprimary 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. Preprimary education refers to programs at the initial stage of organized instruction, designed primarily to introduce very young children to a school-type environment and to provide a bridge between home and school.
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