For that indicator, UNESCO provides data for Niger from 1971 to 2016. The average value for Niger during that period was 22.67 percent with a minimum of 5.31 percent in 1971 and a maximum of 71.63 percent in 2016.
The latest value from 2016 is 71.63 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2016 based on 126
countries is 91.86 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.