Germany: Secondary school enrollment, percent of all eligible children
For that indicator, UNESCO provides data for Germany from 1991 to 2016. The average value for Germany during that period was 102.09 percent with a minumum of 98.86 percent in 1998 and a maximum of 105.41 percent in 1994.
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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.