Thailand: Primary school enrollment, percent of all eligible children
For that indicator, we provide data for Thailand from 1971 to 2019. The average value for Thailand during that period was 95.61 percent with a minimum of 82.39 percent in 1978 and a maximum of 102.11 percent in 2014.
The latest value from 2019 is 101.05 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 73
countries is 104.53 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.