* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

Preprimary school enrollment, percent of all eligible children, 2018 - Country rankings:

The average for 2018 based on 77 countries was 56.37 percent.The highest value was in Ghana: 114.55 percent and the lowest value was in Burkina Faso: 4.36 percent. The indicator is available from 1970 to 2019. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: percent; Source: UNESCO
Select indicator
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series



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.
Preprimary school enrollment in the European union
Preprimary school enrollment in Europe
Preprimary school enrollment in Asia
Preprimary school enrollment in Africa
Preprimary school enrollment in North America
Preprimary school enrollment in South America
Preprimary school enrollment in Australia


New and expanding database: Food prices around the world
This site uses cookies.
Learn more here


OK