Sierra Leone: Preprimary school enrollment

(measure: percent; Source: UNESCO)
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Sierra Leone: Preprimary school enrollment, percent of all eligible children

, 2000 - 2019: For that indicator, we provide data for Sierra Leone from 2000 to 2019. The average value for Sierra Leone during that period was 9.81 percent with a minimum of 3.86 percent in 2000 and a maximum of 19.35 percent in 2019. The latest value from 2019 is 19.35 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 68 countries is 58.19 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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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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