Education in Bulgaria

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Education in Bulgaria


The continent: Europe
  
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Educational attainment, at least completed lower secondary, population 25+, total

94,25 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 19 in the world of 105 (82,86%); 12 place in Europe from 34 (67,65%)
1,09 % (0,218 % annual) ↘
min: 87,86; max: 94,33; max-min: 6,46 (6,85%); mid: 91,09;
3,15 (3,34%)
95,54 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 21 in the world of 105 (80,95%); 15 place in Europe from 34 (58,82%)
0,704 % (0,141 % annual) ↘
min: 91,04; max: 95,76; max-min: 4,72 (4,93%); mid: 93,40;
2,14 (2,24%)
93,07 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 20 in the world of 105 (81,90%); 13 place in Europe from 34 (64,71%)
1,42 % (0,285 % annual) ↘
min: 84,97; max: 93,07; max-min: 8,10 (8,70%); mid: 89,02;
4,05 (4,35%)

Educational attainment, at least completed primary, population 25+ years, total

96,99 {% of total[?]}
(2001)
(descending): 29 in the world of 110 (74,55%); 17 place in Europe from 31 (48,39%)
97,93 {% of male[?]}
(2001)
(descending): 29 in the world of 110 (74,55%); 19 place in Europe from 31 (41,94%)
96,13 {% of female[?]}
(2001)
(descending): 27 in the world of 110 (76,36%); 16 place in Europe from 31 (51,61%)

Educational attainment, at least completed short-cycle tertiary, population 25+, total

24,06 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 44 in the world of 103 (58,25%); 22 place in Europe from 37 (43,24%)
13,90 % (2,78 % annual) ↘
min: 18,05; max: 24,06; max-min: 6,02 (25,01%); mid: 21,05;
3,01 (12,50%)
20,15 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 54 in the world of 103 (48,54%); 26 place in Europe from 37 (32,43%)
13,29 % (2,66 % annual) ↘
min: 16,48; max: 20,15; max-min: 3,67 (18,23%); mid: 18,32;
1,84 (9,11%)
27,63 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 37 in the world of 103 (65,05%); 18 place in Europe from 37 (54,05%)
14,47 % (2,89 % annual) ↘
min: 19,47; max: 27,63; max-min: 8,16 (29,53%); mid: 23,55;
4,08 (14,77%)

Educational attainment, at least completed upper secondary, population 25+, total

73,81 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 34 in the world of 109 (69,72%); 21 place in Europe from 37 (45,95%)
5,69 % (1,14 % annual) ↘
min: 59,46; max: 73,94; max-min: 14,48 (19,58%); mid: 66,70;
7,11 (9,64%)
75,24 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 34 in the world of 109 (69,72%); 23 place in Europe from 37 (40,54%)
5,03 % (1,01 % annual) ↘
min: 61,22; max: 75,90; max-min: 14,68 (19,34%); mid: 68,56;
6,68 (8,88%)
72,51 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 32 in the world of 109 (71,56%); 18 place in Europe from 37 (54,05%)
6,28 % (1,26 % annual) ↘
min: 57,86; max: 72,51; max-min: 14,65 (20,20%); mid: 65,19;
7,32 (10,10%)

School in Bulgaria


Children out of school

3,64 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 67 in the world of 159 (58,49%); 24 place in Europe from 37 (37,84%)
81,61 % (16,32 % annual) ↘
min: 0,670; max: 7,70; max-min: 7,03 (91,30%); mid: 4,18;
-0,543 (-14,91%)
3,89 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 57 in the world of 144 (61,11%); 22 place in Europe from 33 (36,36%)
73,00 % (14,60 % annual) ↘
min: 0,856; max: 7,60; max-min: 6,75 (88,74%); mid: 4,23;
-0,336 (-8,64%)
3,38 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 53 in the world of 146 (64,38%); 24 place in Europe from 36 (36,11%)
92,18 % (18,44 % annual) ↘
min: 0,264; max: 7,80; max-min: 7,54 (96,62%); mid: 4,03;
-0,658 (-19,50%)

Adolescents out of school

2,18 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 22 in the world of 122 (82,79%); 12 place in Europe from 25 (56%)
479,80 % (95,96 % annual) ↗
min: 1,79; max: 12,62; max-min: 10,83 (85,82%); mid: 7,21;
-5,03 (-231,01%)
2,05 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 10 in the world of 104 (91,35%); 8 place in Europe from 18 (61,11%)
491,51 % (98,30 % annual) ↗
min: 0,380; max: 12,13; max-min: 11,75 (96,86%); mid: 6,25;
-4,20 (-205,03%)
2,31 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 12 in the world of 104 (89,42%); 7 place in Europe from 18 (66,67%)
468,63 % (93,73 % annual) ↗
min: 2,31; max: 13,15; max-min: 10,84 (82,41%); mid: 7,73;
-5,42 (-234,32%)

Government expenditure on education in Bulgaria


Government expenditure on education, total

3,52 % of GDP[?] (2012)
(descending): 105 in the world of 147 (29,25%); 33 place in Europe from 39 (17,95%)
11,13 % (2,23 % annual) ↗
min: 2,33; max: 5,43; max-min: 3,10 (57,17%); mid: 3,88;
-0,354 (-10,05%)

Government expenditure per student, primary

19,00 % of GDP per capita[?] (2012)
(descending): 54 in the world of 126 (57,94%); 24 place in Europe from 36 (36,11%)
14,66 % (2,93 % annual) ↗
min: 11,23; max: 22,79; max-min: 11,56 (50,74%); mid: 17,01;
1,99 (10,49%)

Government expenditure per student, secondary

20,01 % of GDP per capita[?] (2012)
(descending): 74 in the world of 125 (41,60%); 23 place in Europe from 35 (37,14%)
16,92 % (3,38 % annual) ↗
min: 10,24; max: 23,40; max-min: 13,16 (56,24%); mid: 16,82;
3,19 (15,93%)

Government expenditure per tertiary student as % of GDP per capita

16,08 % of GDP per capita[?] (2012)
(descending): 91 in the world of 115 (21,74%); 28 place in Europe from 35 (22,86%)
7,13 % (1,43 % annual) ↘
min: 12,81; max: 26,82; max-min: 14,01 (52,23%); mid: 19,81;
-3,73 (-23,20%)

Pupil-teacher ratio in Bulgaria


Pupil-teacher ratio in pre-primary education

12,82 [?] (2014)
(ascending): 51 in the world of 152 (67,11%); 19 place in Europe from 36 (50%)
6,23 % (1,25 % annual) ↘
min: 9,23; max: 18,25; max-min: 9,02 (49,41%); mid: 13,74;
-0,925 (-7,21%)

Pupil-teacher ratio in primary education

17,73 [?] (2014)
(ascending): 82 in the world of 178 (54,49%); 36 place in Europe from 41 (14,63%)
1,37 % (0,275 % annual) ↘
min: 15,71; max: 17,91; max-min: 2,20 (12,29%); mid: 16,81;
0,920 (5,19%)

Pupil-teacher ratio in secondary education

13,23 [?] (2014)
(ascending): 68 in the world of 153 (56,21%); 31 place in Europe from 38 (21,05%)
8,68 % (1,74 % annual) ↘
min: 10,93; max: 13,23; max-min: 2,30 (17,37%); mid: 12,08;
1,15 (8,69%)

Pupil-teacher ratio, lower secondary

13,43 [?] (2014)
(ascending): 58 in the world of 130 (56,15%); 32 place in Europe from 35 (11,43%)
7,64 % (1,53 % annual) ↘
min: 10,83; max: 13,59; max-min: 2,75 (20,27%); mid: 12,21;
1,22 (9,11%)

Pupil-teacher ratio, tertiary

12,31 [?] (2014)
(ascending): 50 in the world of 141 (65,25%); 19 place in Europe from 38 (52,63%)
11,82 % (2,36 % annual) ↗
min: 6,73; max: 13,82; max-min: 7,09 (51,30%); mid: 10,27;
2,04 (16,56%)

Pupil-teacher ratio, upper secondary

13,07 [?] (2014)
(ascending): 63 in the world of 124 (50%); 29 place in Europe from 36 (22,22%)
9,30 % (1,86 % annual) ↘
min: 11,04; max: 13,07; max-min: 2,03 (15,55%); mid: 12,05;
1,02 (7,77%)

Literacy rate in Bulgaria


Literacy rate, adult

98,40 {(total)[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 35 in the world of 157 (78,34%); 17 place in Europe from 24 (33,33%)
0,051 % (0,010 % annual) ↘
min: 98,21; max: 98,40; max-min: 0,194 (0,197%); mid: 98,30;
0,097 (0,099%)
98,73 {% of male[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 36 in the world of 157 (77,71%); 20 place in Europe from 24 (20,83%)
0,013 % (0,0025959 % annual) ↗
min: 98,73; max: 98,75; max-min: 0,014 (0,014%); mid: 98,74;
-0,0069389 (-0,0070280%)
98,07 {% of female[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 36 in the world of 157 (77,71%); 15 place in Europe from 24 (41,67%)
0,115 % (0,023 % annual) ↘
min: 97,71; max: 98,07; max-min: 0,362 (0,369%); mid: 97,89;
0,181 (0,185%)

Literacy rate, youth

0,996 {% of total[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 108 in the world of 156 (31,41%); 24 place in Europe from 24 (4,17%)
0,027 % (0,0054435 % annual) ↗
min: 0,996; max: 0,998; max-min: 0,0022600 (0,226%); mid: 0,997;
-0,0011300 (-0,113%)
98,21 {% of male[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 79 in the world of 156 (50%); 24 place in Europe from 24 (4,17%)
0,116 % (0,023 % annual) ↘
min: 98,07; max: 98,31; max-min: 0,243 (0,247%); mid: 98,19;
0,017 (0,017%)
97,78 {% of female[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 90 in the world of 156 (42,95%); 24 place in Europe from 24 (4,17%)
0,089 % (0,018 % annual) ↘
min: 97,65; max: 98,11; max-min: 0,459 (0,468%); mid: 97,88;
-0,097 (-0,099%)