Gambia: Tertiary school enrollment, percent of all eligible children
For that indicator, we provide data for the Gambia from 1995 to 2012. The average value for the Gambia during that period was 1.94 percent with a minimum of 1.07 percent in 1999 and a maximum of 3.03 percent in 2011.
The latest value from 2012 is 2.72 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2012 based on 132
countries is 39.14 percent.
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The tertiary school enrollment in the Gambia is the number of students in tertiary level education as percent of all people who have finished secondary school in the last five years.
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. Tertiary education, whether or not to an advanced research qualification, normally requires, as a minimum condition of admission, the successful completion of education at the secondary level.