Euro area: Secondary school enrollment, percent of all eligible children, 1970 - 2019:
For that indicator, we provide data for Euro area from 1970 to 2019. The average value for Euro area during that period was 97.4 percent with a minimum of 77.6 percent in 1970 and a maximum of 108.66 percent in 2013.
The latest value from 2019 is 108.31 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 113
countries is 94.17 percent.
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The secondary 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. Secondary education completes the provision of basic education that began at the primary level, and aims at laying the foundations for lifelong learning and human development, by offering more subject- or skill-oriented instruction using more specialized teachers.