Primary school enrollment rate, girls

percent, 1970–2016

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    1970 Ranking
    1. Brunei 127.66
    2. Chile 121.89
    3. Luxembourg 118.40
    4. Vanuatu 112.09
    5. Tonga 109.90
    6. Uruguay 109.17
    7. New Zealand 108.90
    8. Costa Rica 107.37
    9. Lesotho 107.06
    10. Seychelles 106.02
    11. Argentina 105.96
    12. Colombia 104.67
    13. Fiji 104.55
    14. South Africa 97.47
    15. Peru 97.21
    16. Panama 97.13
    17. Sri Lanka 96.49
    18. Mauritius 95.07
    19. Paraguay 94.78
    20. Honduras 84.08
    21. Samoa 81.57
    22. Malaysia 80.25
    23. El Salvador 80.08
    24. Zambia 79.37
    25. Indonesia 77.38
    26. Swaziland 75.12
    27. Bolivia 69.87
    28. Nicaragua 68.52
    29. Zimbabwe 65.39
    30. Botswana 63.53
    31. Solomon Islands 55.73
    32. Kenya 53.17
    33. Guatemala 52.49
    34. Ivory Coast 43.90
    35. Papua New Guinea 37.42
    36. Bangladesh 36.11
    37. Uganda 30.73
    38. Nigeria 30.54
    39. Tanzania 26.62
    40. Liberia 21.72
    41. Afghanistan 8.98
    42. Nepal 7.87
    43. Bhutan 2.04
    2016 Ranking
    1. Nepal 141.24
    2. Saint Thomas and Principe 112.15
    3. Kazakhstan 109.08
    4. Ghana 108.73
    5. Ecuador 107.87
    6. Uzbekistan 103.17
    7. Tajikistan 101.19
    8. Palau 98.95
    9. Maldives 98.60
    10. Bhutan 96.95
    11. Gambia 96.80
    12. Djibouti 60.94

    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.

    Source: UNESCO