Eritrea: Female to male ratio, primary school pupils

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 Eritrea

Ratio of female to male pupils in primary school

 Latest value 0.86
 Year 2019
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1989 - 2019
 Average 0.85
 Min - Max 0.8 - 1.05
 Source UNESCO
For that indicator, we provide data for Eritrea from 1989 to 2019. The average value for Eritrea during that period was 0.85 percent with a minimum of 0.8 percent in 2004 and a maximum of 1.05 percent in 2013. The latest value from 2019 is 0.86 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 148 countries is 0.99 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Eritrea - Female to male ratio, primary school pupils - recent values

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Eritrea - Female to male ratio, primary school pupils - historical chart - 1989-2019




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


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