Saint Lucia: Preprimary school enrollment

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 Saint Lucia

Preprimary school enrollment, percent of all eligible children

 Latest value 78.05
 Year 2020
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1986 - 2020
 Average 72.16
 Min - Max 53.74 - 83.28
 Source UNESCO
For that indicator, we provide data for Saint Lucia from 1986 to 2020. The average value for Saint Lucia during that period was 72.16 percent with a minimum of 53.74 percent in 1986 and a maximum of 83.28 percent in 2014. The latest value from 2020 is 78.05 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 136 countries is 72.38 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Saint Lucia - Preprimary school enrollment - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Saint Lucia - Preprimary school enrollment - historical chart - 1986-2020




Preprimary 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. Preprimary education refers to programs at the initial stage of organized instruction, designed primarily to introduce very young children to a school-type environment and to provide a bridge between home and school.


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 Female to male ratio, secondary school students 0.98 2020 percent
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 Secondary school enrollment 88.10 2022 percent
 Tertiary school enrollment 16.26 2022 percent
 Trained teachers in primary education 81.41 2022 percent
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