Children aged 7 and under

expected years of schooling, 1980–2013

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    1980 Ranking
    1. Australia 17.40
    2. Canada 15.60
    3. Germany 14.40
    4. United States 14.10
    5. Tonga 13.90
    6. New Zealand 13.50
    7. Denmark 13.40
    8. Finland 13.30
    9. Latvia 13.30
    10. Japan 13.20
    11. Norway 13.10
    12. Congo (Brazzaville) 12.90
    13. Netherlands 12.90
    14. United Kingdom 12.90
    15. Belgium 12.90
    16. Sweden 12.80
    17. Georgia 12.80
    18. Bahamas 12.80
    19. Spain 12.60
    20. Israel 12.60
    21. Iceland 12.60
    22. Malta 12.50
    23. Libya 12.50
    24. Switzerland 12.40
    25. France 12.40
    26. Austria 12.40
    27. Barbados 12.20
    28. Russia 12.20
    29. Italy 12.20
    30. Cuba 12.10
    31. Grenada 12.10
    32. Uruguay 12.10
    33. Poland 12.00
    34. Ukraine 12.00
    35. Romania 12.00
    36. Qatar 11.90
    37. Jordan 11.90
    38. Kazakhstan 11.90
    39. Lebanon 11.90
    40. Belarus 11.80
    41. Ecuador 11.80
    42. Saint Kitts and Nevis 11.80
    43. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 11.70
    44. Greece 11.70
    45. South Korea 11.60
    46. Cape Verde 11.60
    47. Ireland 11.40
    48. Samoa 11.40
    49. Brunei 11.40
    50. Hungary 11.30
    51. Albania 11.30
    52. Kiribati 11.30
    53. Argentina 11.30
    54. Azerbaijan 11.30
    55. Chile 11.30
    56. Bulgaria 11.20
    57. Kuwait 11.20
    58. Namibia 11.10
    59. Jamaica 11.10
    60. South Africa 11.10
    61. Panama 11.10
    62. Hong Kong 11.00
    63. Gabon 10.90
    64. Peru 10.90
    65. Trinidad and Tobago 10.80
    66. Fiji 10.80
    67. Andorra 10.80
    68. Belize 10.70
    69. Dominica 10.50
    70. Portugal 10.50
    71. Iraq 10.50
    72. Bahrain 10.40
    73. Mongolia 10.30
    74. Saint Lucia 10.30
    75. Philippines 10.30
    76. Mexico 10.20
    77. Suriname 10.20
    78. Venezuela 10.00
    79. Sri Lanka 10.00
    80. Luxembourg 9.90
    81. Brazil 9.90
    82. Guyana 9.70
    83. Costa Rica 9.60
    84. Dominican Republic 9.50
    85. Algeria 9.40
    86. Bolivia 9.40
    87. Syria 9.30
    88. Togo 9.30
    89. Kenya 9.30
    90. Seychelles 9.20
    91. Mauritius 9.10
    92. Malaysia 9.00
    93. Colombia 8.80
    94. Iran 8.70
    95. Indonesia 8.70
    96. Cyprus 8.70
    97. Vietnam 8.60
    98. United Arab Emirates 8.60
    99. Swaziland 8.50
    100. China 8.40
    101. Tunisia 8.30
    102. Paraguay 8.20
    103. Lesotho 8.20
    104. Saint Thomas and Principe 8.00
    105. Nicaragua 7.90
    106. Thailand 7.90
    107. Madagascar 7.80
    108. El Salvador 7.80
    109. Honduras 7.70
    110. Egypt 7.60
    111. Zambia 7.50
    112. Turkey 7.50
    113. Ghana 7.50
    114. Botswana 7.40
    115. Congo (Kinshasa) 7.30
    116. Tanzania 7.30
    117. Cameroon 7.00
    118. Nigeria 6.70
    119. Cambodia 6.70
    120. Zimbabwe 6.50
    121. India 6.40
    122. Laos 6.30
    123. Guatemala 6.00
    124. Burma (Myanmar) 6.00
    125. Saudi Arabia 6.00
    126. Morocco 5.90
    127. Ivory Coast 5.80
    128. Solomon Islands 5.30
    129. Central African Republic 5.10
    130. Haiti 5.10
    131. Gambia 5.00
    132. Rwanda 4.90
    133. Bangladesh 4.90
    134. Mozambique 4.80
    135. Nepal 4.80
    136. Malawi 4.80
    137. Sierra Leone 4.70
    138. Benin 4.40
    139. Liberia 4.40
    140. Angola 4.20
    141. Papua New Guinea 4.10
    142. Bhutan 4.00
    143. Uganda 4.00
    144. Mauritania 3.80
    145. Guinea 3.70
    146. Sudan 3.70
    147. Pakistan 3.70
    148. Senegal 3.60
    149. Oman 3.50
    150. Guinea Bissau 3.50
    151. Ethiopia 3.20
    152. Chad 2.50
    153. Mali 2.40
    154. Djibouti 2.30
    155. Burundi 1.80
    156. Afghanistan 1.80
    157. Niger 1.60
    158. Burkina Faso 1.20
    2013 Ranking
    1. Australia 19.90
    2. New Zealand 19.40
    3. Iceland 18.70
    4. Ireland 18.60
    5. Netherlands 17.90
    6. Norway 17.60
    7. Spain 17.10
    8. Finland 17.00
    9. South Korea 17.00
    10. Denmark 16.90
    11. Slovenia 16.80
    12. Lithuania 16.70
    13. United States 16.50
    14. Greece 16.50
    15. Estonia 16.50
    16. Czech Republic 16.40
    17. Argentina 16.40
    18. Germany 16.30
    19. Portugal 16.30
    20. Italy 16.30
    21. Belgium 16.20
    22. United Kingdom 16.20
    23. Libya 16.10
    24. France 16.00
    25. Canada 15.90
    26. Grenada 15.80
    27. Sweden 15.80
    28. Fiji 15.70
    29. Israel 15.70
    30. Belarus 15.70
    31. Switzerland 15.70
    32. Mauritius 15.60
    33. Hong Kong 15.60
    34. Austria 15.60
    35. Saudi Arabia 15.60
    36. Uruguay 15.50
    37. Poland 15.50
    38. Latvia 15.50
    39. Barbados 15.40
    40. Singapore 15.40
    41. Hungary 15.40
    42. Japan 15.30
    43. San Marino 15.30
    44. Montenegro 15.20
    45. Iran 15.20
    46. Brazil 15.20
    47. Liechtenstein 15.10
    48. Ukraine 15.10
    49. Chile 15.10
    50. Kazakhstan 15.00
    51. Mongolia 15.00
    52. Slovakia 15.00
    53. Tonga 14.70
    54. Tunisia 14.60
    55. Kuwait 14.60
    56. Cuba 14.50
    57. Croatia 14.50
    58. Malta 14.50
    59. Brunei 14.50
    60. Turkey 14.40
    61. Bahrain 14.40
    62. Bulgaria 14.30
    63. Venezuela 14.20
    64. Romania 14.10
    65. Russia 14.00
    66. Algeria 14.00
    67. Cyprus 14.00
    68. Luxembourg 13.90
    69. Antigua and Barbuda 13.80
    70. Qatar 13.80
    71. Belize 13.70
    72. Palau 13.70
    73. Oman 13.60
    74. Sri Lanka 13.60
    75. Bosnia and Herzegovina 13.60
    76. Serbia 13.60
    77. Zambia 13.50
    78. Costa Rica 13.50
    79. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 13.30
    80. United Arab Emirates 13.30
    81. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 13.30
    82. Jordan 13.30
    83. Georgia 13.20
    84. Cape Verde 13.20
    85. West Bank and Gaza 13.20
    86. Lebanon 13.20
    87. Colombia 13.20
    88. Bolivia 13.20
    89. Rwanda 13.20
    90. Thailand 13.10
    91. Peru 13.10
    92. South Africa 13.10
    93. Egypt 13.00
    94. China 12.90
    95. Samoa 12.90
    96. Saint Kitts and Nevis 12.90
    97. Saint Lucia 12.80
    98. Comoros 12.80
    99. Mexico 12.80
    100. Maldives 12.70
    101. Malaysia 12.70
    102. Dominica 12.70
    103. Indonesia 12.70
    104. Turkmenistan 12.60
    105. Bahamas 12.60
    106. Kyrgyzstan 12.50
    107. Jamaica 12.50
    108. Nepal 12.40
    109. Panama 12.40
    110. Bhutan 12.40
    111. Armenia 12.30
    112. Kiribati 12.30
    113. Gabon 12.30
    114. Ecuador 12.30
    115. Dominican Republic 12.30
    116. Trinidad and Tobago 12.30
    117. Togo 12.20
    118. El Salvador 12.10
    119. Syria 12.00
    120. Suriname 12.00
    121. Vietnam 11.90
    122. Paraguay 11.90
    123. Moldova 11.80
    124. Azerbaijan 11.80
    125. Andorra 11.70
    126. Timor Leste 11.70
    127. Marshall Islands 11.70
    128. India 11.70
    129. Botswana 11.70
    130. Seychelles 11.60
    131. Morocco 11.60
    132. Honduras 11.60
    133. Uzbekistan 11.50
    134. Ghana 11.50
    135. Angola 11.40
    136. Micronesia 11.40
    137. Swaziland 11.30
    138. Philippines 11.30
    139. Saint Thomas and Principe 11.30
    140. Namibia 11.30
    141. Tajikistan 11.20
    142. Congo (Brazzaville) 11.10
    143. Lesotho 11.10
    144. Kenya 11.00
    145. Benin 11.00
    146. Cambodia 10.90
    147. Malawi 10.80
    148. Albania 10.80
    149. Uganda 10.80
    150. Tuvalu 10.80
    151. Guyana 10.70
    152. Guatemala 10.70
    153. Vanuatu 10.60
    154. Nicaragua 10.50
    155. Cameroon 10.40
    156. Madagascar 10.30
    157. Laos 10.20
    158. Iraq 10.10
    159. Burundi 10.10
    160. Bangladesh 10.00
    161. Congo (Kinshasa) 9.70
    162. Mozambique 9.50
    163. Afghanistan 9.30
    164. Zimbabwe 9.30
    165. Nauru 9.30
    166. Yemen 9.20
    167. Solomon Islands 9.20
    168. Tanzania 9.20
    169. Gambia 9.10
    170. Nigeria 9.00
    171. Guinea Bissau 9.00
    172. Papua New Guinea 8.90
    173. Ivory Coast 8.90
    174. Guinea 8.70
    175. Burma (Myanmar) 8.60
    176. Mali 8.60
    177. Liberia 8.50
    178. Equatorial Guinea 8.50
    179. Ethiopia 8.50
    180. Mauritania 8.20
    181. Senegal 7.90
    182. Pakistan 7.70
    183. Haiti 7.60
    184. Burkina Faso 7.50
    185. Sierra Leone 7.50
    186. Chad 7.40
    187. Sudan 7.30
    188. Central African Republic 7.20
    189. Djibouti 6.40
    190. Niger 5.40
    191. Eritrea 4.10

    Number of years of schooling that a child of school entrance age can expect to receive if prevailing patterns of age-specific enrolment rates persist throughout the child’s life.

    Source: UNDP