Palau: Primary school enrollment

(measure: percent; Source: UNESCO)
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Palau: Primary school enrollment, percent of all eligible children

: For that indicator, UNESCO provides data for Palau from 1999 to 2014. The average value for Palau during that period was 113.23 percent with a minimum of 108.32 percent in 1999 and a maximum of 120.91 percent in 2007. The latest value from 2014 is 112.57 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2014 based on 156 countries is 103.75 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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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.
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