For that indicator, we provide data for Germany from 1993 to 2017. The average value for Germany during that period was 99.96 percent with a minimum of 96.17 percent in 1995 and a maximum of 105.8 percent in 2001.
The latest value from 2017 is 98.81 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2017 based on 121
countries is 92.74 percent.
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The percent of all children enrolled in primary school who enter the last grade of primary school; can exceed 100% due to over-aged and under-aged children who enter primary school late/early and/or repeat grades.
Definition: Primary completion rate, or gross intake ratio to the last grade of primary education, is the number of new entrants (enrollments minus repeaters) in the last grade of primary education, regardless of age, divided by the population at the entrance age for the last grade of primary education. Data limitations preclude adjusting for students who drop out during the final year of primary education.