Education in Cuba

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Education in Cuba


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Educational attainment in Cuba


Educational attainment, at least Bachelor's or equivalent, population 25+, total

14,18 {% of total[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 45 in the world of 79 (44,30%); 9 place in America 20 (60%)
12,29 {% of male[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 53 in the world of 79 (34,18%); 12 place in America 20 (45%)
16,01 {% of female[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 42 in the world of 79 (48,10%); 9 place in America 20 (60%)

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

81,15 {% of total[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 36 in the world of 105 (66,67%); 5 place in America 24 (83,33%)
3,05 % (0,610 % annual) ↘
min: 68,78; max: 81,15; max-min: 12,37 (15,25%); mid: 74,96;
6,19 (7,62%)
83,22 {% of male[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 37 in the world of 105 (65,71%); 4 place in America 24 (87,50%)
2,75 % (0,550 % annual) ↘
min: 71,78; max: 83,22; max-min: 11,43 (13,74%); mid: 77,50;
5,72 (6,87%)
79,15 {% of female[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 37 in the world of 105 (65,71%); 5 place in America 24 (83,33%)
3,36 % (0,673 % annual) ↘
min: 65,84; max: 79,15; max-min: 13,31 (16,82%); mid: 72,49;
6,66 (8,41%)

Educational attainment, at least completed post-secondary, population 25+, total

30,69 {% of total[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 17 in the world of 81 (80,25%); 5 place in America 19 (78,95%)
13,90 % (2,78 % annual) ↘
min: 9,36; max: 30,69; max-min: 21,33 (69,51%); mid: 20,03;
10,67 (34,75%)
29,36 {% of male[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 15 in the world of 81 (82,72%); 4 place in America 19 (84,21%)
13,74 % (2,75 % annual) ↘
min: 9,19; max: 29,36; max-min: 20,17 (68,70%); mid: 19,28;
10,09 (34,35%)
31,98 {% of female[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 20 in the world of 81 (76,54%); 6 place in America 19 (73,68%)
14,04 % (2,81 % annual) ↘
min: 9,52; max: 31,98; max-min: 22,45 (70,22%); mid: 20,75;
11,23 (35,11%)

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

91,19 {% of total[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 45 in the world of 94 (53,19%); 5 place in America 22 (81,82%)
1,15 % (0,231 % annual) ↘
min: 85,94; max: 91,19; max-min: 5,26 (5,76%); mid: 88,57;
2,63 (2,88%)
92,10 {% of male[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 43 in the world of 92 (54,35%); 4 place in America 22 (86,36%)
1,03 % (0,206 % annual) ↘
min: 87,36; max: 92,10; max-min: 4,74 (5,14%); mid: 89,73;
2,37 (2,57%)
90,32 {% of female[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 40 in the world of 91 (57,14%); 4 place in America 21 (85,71%)
1,28 % (0,256 % annual) ↘
min: 84,55; max: 90,32; max-min: 5,77 (6,39%); mid: 87,43;
2,89 (3,20%)

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

15,08 {% of total[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 67 in the world of 103 (35,92%); 14 place in America 25 (48%)
7,59 % (1,52 % annual) ↘
min: 9,36; max: 15,08; max-min: 5,72 (37,95%); mid: 12,22;
2,86 (18,97%)
13,15 {% of male[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 73 in the world of 103 (30,10%); 16 place in America 25 (40%)
6,02 % (1,20 % annual) ↘
min: 9,19; max: 13,15; max-min: 3,96 (30,11%); mid: 11,17;
1,98 (15,05%)
16,95 {% of female[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 63 in the world of 103 (39,81%); 14 place in America 25 (48%)
8,76 % (1,75 % annual) ↘
min: 9,52; max: 16,95; max-min: 7,43 (43,82%); mid: 13,24;
3,71 (21,91%)

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

57,41 {% of total[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 50 in the world of 109 (55,05%); 7 place in America 25 (76%)
5,94 % (1,19 % annual) ↘
min: 40,35; max: 57,41; max-min: 17,05 (29,70%); mid: 48,88;
8,53 (14,85%)
57,68 {% of male[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 49 in the world of 109 (55,96%); 6 place in America 25 (80%)
5,94 % (1,19 % annual) ↘
min: 40,55; max: 57,68; max-min: 17,13 (29,70%); mid: 49,11;
8,56 (14,85%)
57,14 {% of female[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 49 in the world of 109 (55,96%); 7 place in America 25 (76%)
5,94 % (1,19 % annual) ↘
min: 40,16; max: 57,14; max-min: 16,98 (29,71%); mid: 48,65;
8,49 (14,86%)

Educational attainment, at least Master's or equivalent, population 25+, total

4,70 {% of total[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 32 in the world of 70 (55,71%); 5 place in America 17 (76,47%)
3,97 {% of male[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 37 in the world of 70 (48,57%); 5 place in America 17 (76,47%)
5,40 {% of female[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 32 in the world of 70 (55,71%); 5 place in America 17 (76,47%)

Educational attainment, Doctoral or equivalent, population 25+, total

0,355 {% of total[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 36 in the world of 55 (36,36%); 5 place in America 12 (66,67%)
0,327 {% of male[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 40 in the world of 55 (29,09%); 6 place in America 12 (58,33%)
0,381 {% of female[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 22 in the world of 53 (60,38%); 5 place in America 11 (63,64%)

School in Cuba


Children out of school

6,84 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 115 in the world of 159 (28,30%); 22 place in America 31 (32,26%)
96,88 % (19,38 % annual) ↘
min: 0,188; max: 8,76; max-min: 8,57 (97,86%); mid: 4,47;
2,37 (34,63%)
7,18 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 102 in the world of 144 (29,86%); 20 place in America 29 (34,48%)
94,28 % (18,86 % annual) ↘
min: 0,411; max: 8,58; max-min: 8,17 (95,21%); mid: 4,50;
2,69 (37,40%)
6,48 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 95 in the world of 146 (35,62%); 19 place in America 29 (37,93%)
99,95 % (19,99 % annual) ↘
min: 0,0032200; max: 8,94; max-min: 8,94 (99,96%); mid: 4,47;
2,01 (30,99%)

Adolescents out of school

1,37 {% of total[?]}
(2013)
(ascending): 34 in the world of 122 (72,95%); 4 place in America 30 (90%)
226,87 % (45,37 % annual) ↗
min: 0,065; max: 28,68; max-min: 28,62 (99,77%); mid: 14,37;
-13,00 (-949,31%)
2,40 {% of male[?]}
(2013)
(ascending): 14 in the world of 104 (87,50%); 3 place in America 29 (93,10%)
113,43 % (22,69 % annual) ↗
min: 1,37; max: 26,83; max-min: 25,46 (94,91%); mid: 14,10;
-11,70 (-487,12%)
0,261 {% of female[?]}
(2013)
(ascending): 34 in the world of 137 (75,91%); 8 place in America 33 (78,79%)
18,41 % (3,68 % annual) ↗
min: 0,261; max: 30,60; max-min: 30,34 (99,15%); mid: 15,43;
-15,17 (-5 809%)

Government expenditure on education in Cuba


Government expenditure on education, total

12,84 % of GDP[?] (2010)
(descending): 4 in the world of 147 (97,96%); 1 place in America 31 (100%)

Government expenditure per student, primary

49,43 % of GDP per capita[?] (2010)
(descending): 1 in the world of 126 (100%); 1 place in America 27 (100%)

Government expenditure per student, secondary

52,24 % of GDP per capita[?] (2010)
(descending): 4 in the world of 125 (97,60%); 1 place in America 30 (100%)

Government expenditure per tertiary student as % of GDP per capita

38,89 % of GDP per capita[?] (2007)
(2010) (descending): 40 in the world of 137 (71,53%); 1 place in America 27 (100%)
42,91 % (8,58 % annual) ↗
min: 34,30; max: 107,71; max-min: 73,41 (68,16%); mid: 71,01;
-32,11 (-82,56%)

Pupil-teacher ratio in Cuba


Pupil-teacher ratio in pre-primary education

12,67 [?] (2012)
(ascending): 35 in the world of 152 (77,63%); 9 place in America 32 (75%)
7,29 % (1,46 % annual) ↗
min: 12,67; max: 33,26; max-min: 20,58 (61,89%); mid: 22,97;
-10,29 (-81,20%)

Pupil-teacher ratio in primary education

9,07 [?] (2014)
(ascending): 12 in the world of 178 (93,82%); 3 place in America 36 (94,44%)
0,701 % (0,140 % annual) ↗
min: 9,06; max: 28,82; max-min: 19,77 (68,58%); mid: 18,94;
-9,87 (-108,93%)

Pupil-teacher ratio in secondary education

8,88 [?] (2014)
(ascending): 26 in the world of 153 (83,66%); 8 place in America 34 (79,41%)
6,56 % (1,31 % annual) ↗
min: 8,43; max: 14,88; max-min: 6,45 (43,34%); mid: 11,65;
-2,77 (-31,22%)

Pupil-teacher ratio, lower secondary

8,89 [?] (2014)
(ascending): 28 in the world of 130 (79,23%); 7 place in America 27 (77,78%)
14,47 % (2,89 % annual) ↗
min: 8,89; max: 13,14; max-min: 4,25 (32,38%); mid: 11,01;
-2,13 (-23,94%)

Pupil-teacher ratio, tertiary

4,60 [?] (2014)
(ascending): 7 in the world of 141 (95,74%); 2 place in America 20 (95%)
13,97 % (2,79 % annual) ↗
min: 4,60; max: 17,06; max-min: 12,46 (73,04%); mid: 10,83;
-6,23 (-135,49%)

Pupil-teacher ratio, upper secondary

8,88 [?] (2014)
(ascending): 30 in the world of 124 (76,61%); 8 place in America 30 (76,67%)
0,673 % (0,135 % annual) ↘
min: 7,51; max: 11,63; max-min: 4,12 (35,43%); mid: 9,57;
-0,697 (-7,86%)

Literacy rate in Cuba


Literacy rate, adult

99,71 {(total)[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 17 in the world of 157 (89,81%); 1 place in America 28 (100%)
0,052 % (0,010 % annual) ↗
min: 99,71; max: 99,81; max-min: 0,098 (0,098%); mid: 99,76;
-0,049 (-0,049%)
99,65 {% of male[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 20 in the world of 157 (87,90%); 1 place in America 28 (100%)
0,073 % (0,015 % annual) ↗
min: 99,65; max: 99,81; max-min: 0,154 (0,154%); mid: 99,73;
-0,077 (-0,077%)
99,77 {% of female[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 8 in the world of 157 (95,54%); 1 place in America 28 (100%)
0,030 % (0,0059877 % annual) ↗
min: 99,77; max: 99,80; max-min: 0,032 (0,032%); mid: 99,78;
-0,016 (-0,016%)

Literacy rate, youth

1,00 {% of total[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 68 in the world of 156 (57,05%); 18 place in America 27 (37,04%)
0,0038026 % (0,0007605 % annual) ↘
min: 1,000; max: 1,00; max-min: 0,0004399 (0,044%); mid: 1,00;
0,0001700 (0,017%)
99,87 {% of male[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 12 in the world of 156 (92,95%); 1 place in America 27 (100%)
0,0023498 % (0,0004700 % annual) ↗
min: 99,86; max: 99,96; max-min: 0,102 (0,102%); mid: 99,91;
-0,033 (-0,033%)
99,91 {% of female[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 13 in the world of 156 (92,31%); 1 place in America 27 (100%)
0,0017319 % (0,0003464 % annual) ↘
min: 99,90; max: 99,95; max-min: 0,058 (0,059%); mid: 99,92;
-0,016 (-0,016%)