North Macedonia: Primary school enrollment, percent of all eligible children
, 1993 - 2018:
For that indicator, we provide data for North Macedonia from 1993 to 2018. The average value for North Macedonia during that period was 94.02 percent with a minimum of 87.13 percent in 2012 and a maximum of 99.06 percent in 1997.
The latest value from 2018 is 98.18 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 136
countries is 102.81 percent.
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The primary 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. Primary education provides children with basic reading, writing, and mathematics skills along with an elementary understanding of such subjects as history, geography, natural science, social science, art, and music.