* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

Primary school enrollment, percent of all eligible children, 2019 - Country rankings:

The average for 2019 based on 72 countries was 104.56 percent.The highest value was in Malawi: 144.81 percent and the lowest value was in Niger: 66.42 percent. The indicator is available from 1970 to 2020. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: percent; Source: UNESCO
Select indicator
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
144.81
143.73
142.14
134.06
131.31
124.32
118.96
117.91
116.71
116.46
116.38
116.18
115.44
115.11
114.76
113.48
112.23
110.49
109.32
109.23
108.83
107.76
107.33
106.47
106.41
106.05
105.75
104.84
104.81
104.42
104.37
103.54
102.94
102.61
102.33
102.22
101.93
101.87
101.66
101.34
101.05
100.71
100.63
100.41
100.38
100.36
100.34
100.32
100.10
100.05
99.64
99.52
99.30
98.77
98.04
98.03
97.94
97.73
96.83
96.81
95.36
94.54
91.85
91.45
89.52
89.19
88.01
85.06
82.07
81.80
75.29
66.42
0
36.2
72.4
108.6
144.81



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.
Primary school enrollment in Europe
Primary school enrollment in Asia
Primary school enrollment in Africa
Primary school enrollment in North America
Primary school enrollment in South America
Primary school enrollment in Australia
Primary school enrollment in the European union
Primary school enrollment in Sub Sahara Africa
Primary school enrollment in MENA
Primary school enrollment in South East Asia
Primary school enrollment in Latin America


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