, 1971 - 2019:
For that indicator, we provide data for India from 1971 to 2019. The average value for India during that period was 79.19 percent with a minimum of 39.45 percent in 1971 and a maximum of 97.71 percent in 2015.
The latest value from 2019 is 91.66 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 63
countries is 90.19 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.