Education in Guatemala

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Education in Guatemala


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Educational attainment in Guatemala


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

6,89 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 55 in the world of 79 (31,65%); 13 place in America 20 (40%)
84,46 % (16,89 % annual) ↘
min: 1,94; max: 6,89; max-min: 4,95 (71,87%); mid: 4,41;
2,48 (35,93%)
8,39 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 45 in the world of 79 (44,30%); 9 place in America 20 (60%)
72,51 % (14,50 % annual) ↘
min: 2,52; max: 8,39; max-min: 5,87 (69,94%); mid: 5,46;
2,94 (34,97%)
5,31 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 62 in the world of 79 (22,78%); 15 place in America 20 (30%)
99,96 % (19,99 % annual) ↘
min: 1,44; max: 5,31; max-min: 3,88 (72,96%); mid: 3,37;
1,94 (36,48%)

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

36,79 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 83 in the world of 105 (21,90%); 20 place in America 24 (20,83%)
42,82 % (8,56 % annual) ↘
min: 14,75; max: 36,79; max-min: 22,04 (59,90%); mid: 25,77;
11,02 (29,95%)
36,23 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 87 in the world of 105 (18,10%); 21 place in America 24 (16,67%)
33,19 % (6,64 % annual) ↘
min: 17,38; max: 36,23; max-min: 18,85 (52,02%); mid: 26,81;
9,43 (26,01%)
37,38 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 77 in the world of 105 (27,62%); 18 place in America 24 (29,17%)
50,92 % (10,18 % annual) ↘
min: 12,60; max: 37,38; max-min: 24,78 (66,29%); mid: 24,99;
12,39 (33,14%)

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

10,31 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 54 in the world of 81 (34,57%); 11 place in America 19 (47,37%)
69,84 % (13,97 % annual) ↘
min: 2,84; max: 10,31; max-min: 7,47 (72,49%); mid: 6,57;
3,74 (36,25%)
11,95 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 46 in the world of 81 (44,44%); 8 place in America 19 (63,16%)
67,28 % (13,46 % annual) ↘
min: 3,33; max: 11,95; max-min: 8,62 (72,13%); mid: 7,64;
4,31 (36,06%)
8,58 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 65 in the world of 81 (20,99%); 16 place in America 19 (21,05%)
71,91 % (14,38 % annual) ↘
min: 2,21; max: 8,58; max-min: 6,37 (74,20%); mid: 5,40;
3,18 (37,10%)

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

61,82 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 67 in the world of 94 (29,79%); 15 place in America 22 (36,36%)
37,18 % (7,44 % annual) ↘
min: 29,77; max: 61,82; max-min: 32,05 (51,84%); mid: 45,79;
16,02 (25,92%)
62,27 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 68 in the world of 92 (27,17%); 16 place in America 22 (31,82%)
27,93 % (5,59 % annual) ↘
min: 34,23; max: 62,27; max-min: 28,05 (45,04%); mid: 48,25;
14,02 (22,52%)
61,34 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 53 in the world of 91 (42,86%); 10 place in America 21 (57,14%)
45,07 % (9,01 % annual) ↘
min: 26,12; max: 61,34; max-min: 35,22 (57,41%); mid: 43,73;
17,61 (28,71%)

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

8,53 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 75 in the world of 103 (28,16%); 16 place in America 25 (40%)
66,61 % (13,32 % annual) ↘
min: 2,57; max: 8,53; max-min: 5,96 (69,88%); mid: 5,55;
2,98 (34,94%)
10,07 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 70 in the world of 103 (33,01%); 14 place in America 25 (48%)
62,26 % (12,45 % annual) ↘
min: 3,04; max: 10,07; max-min: 7,03 (69,80%); mid: 6,55;
3,51 (34,90%)
6,92 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 83 in the world of 103 (20,39%); 23 place in America 25 (12%)
70,38 % (14,08 % annual) ↘
min: 1,89; max: 6,92; max-min: 5,03 (72,65%); mid: 4,40;
2,51 (36,32%)

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

26,60 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 84 in the world of 109 (23,85%); 20 place in America 25 (24%)
42,51 % (8,50 % annual) ↘
min: 10,59; max: 26,60; max-min: 16,01 (60,20%); mid: 18,59;
8,01 (30,10%)
25,85 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 89 in the world of 109 (19,27%); 21 place in America 25 (20%)
32,64 % (6,53 % annual) ↘
min: 12,16; max: 25,85; max-min: 13,69 (52,95%); mid: 19,01;
6,84 (26,47%)
27,39 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 81 in the world of 109 (26,61%); 20 place in America 25 (24%)
50,73 % (10,15 % annual) ↘
min: 9,29; max: 27,39; max-min: 18,09 (66,06%); mid: 18,34;
9,05 (33,03%)

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

0,364 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 65 in the world of 70 (8,57%); 16 place in America 17 (11,76%)
61,85 % (12,37 % annual) ↘
min: 0,169; max: 0,364; max-min: 0,195 (53,63%); mid: 0,266;
0,098 (26,82%)
0,472 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 61 in the world of 70 (14,29%); 15 place in America 17 (17,65%)
12,08 % (2,42 % annual) ↘
min: 0,209; max: 0,472; max-min: 0,263 (55,72%); mid: 0,340;
0,131 (27,86%)
0,251 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 65 in the world of 70 (8,57%); 16 place in America 17 (11,76%)

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

0,042 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 51 in the world of 55 (9,09%); 9 place in America 12 (33,33%)
0,081 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 47 in the world of 55 (16,36%); 9 place in America 12 (33,33%)

School in Guatemala


Children out of school

11,04 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 124 in the world of 159 (22,64%); 24 place in America 31 (25,81%)
88,15 % (17,63 % annual) ↘
min: 0,915; max: 50,79; max-min: 49,87 (98,20%); mid: 25,85;
-14,82 (-134,26%)
10,94 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 109 in the world of 144 (25%); 23 place in America 29 (24,14%)
89,68 % (17,94 % annual) ↘
min: 0,285; max: 46,64; max-min: 46,35 (99,39%); mid: 23,46;
-12,52 (-114,49%)
11,14 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 108 in the world of 146 (26,71%); 22 place in America 29 (27,59%)
86,61 % (17,32 % annual) ↘
min: 1,49; max: 55,06; max-min: 53,57 (97,29%); mid: 28,27;
-17,14 (-153,91%)

Adolescents out of school

26,54 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 99 in the world of 122 (19,67%); 28 place in America 30 (10%)
33,10 % (6,62 % annual) ↘
min: 17,76; max: 71,52; max-min: 53,76 (75,17%); mid: 44,64;
-18,09 (-68,17%)
22,65 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 81 in the world of 104 (23,08%); 25 place in America 29 (17,24%)
40,68 % (8,14 % annual) ↘
min: 13,43; max: 67,51; max-min: 54,08 (80,10%); mid: 40,47;
-17,83 (-78,72%)
30,55 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 85 in the world of 104 (19,23%); 28 place in America 28 (3,57%)
27,39 % (5,48 % annual) ↘
min: 22,18; max: 75,63; max-min: 53,45 (70,67%); mid: 48,91;
-18,36 (-60,08%)

Government expenditure on education in Guatemala


Government expenditure on education, total

2,84 % of GDP[?] (2013)
(descending): 129 in the world of 147 (12,93%); 28 place in America 31 (12,90%)
1,38 % (0,276 % annual) ↘
min: 1,44; max: 3,18; max-min: 1,74 (54,78%); mid: 2,31;
0,530 (18,65%)

Government expenditure per student, primary

9,41 % of GDP per capita[?] (2013)
(descending): 101 in the world of 126 (20,63%); 24 place in America 27 (14,81%)
8,09 % (1,62 % annual) ↘
min: 5,61; max: 11,24; max-min: 5,63 (50,12%); mid: 8,42;
0,984 (10,46%)

Government expenditure per student, secondary

5,50 % of GDP per capita[?] (2013)
(descending): 116 in the world of 125 (8%); 27 place in America 30 (13,33%)
2,74 % (0,548 % annual) ↗
min: 4,15; max: 6,38; max-min: 2,23 (34,89%); mid: 5,27;
0,236 (4,29%)

Government expenditure per tertiary student as % of GDP per capita

18,67 % of GDP per capita[?] (2013)
(descending): 82 in the world of 115 (29,57%); 14 place in America 21 (38,10%)
2,40 % (0,481 % annual) ↗
min: 18,67; max: 19,57; max-min: 0,898 (4,59%); mid: 19,12;
-0,449 (-2,40%)

Pupil-teacher ratio in Guatemala


Pupil-teacher ratio in pre-primary education

19,21 [?] (2012)
(ascending): 72 in the world of 152 (53,29%); 13 place in America 32 (62,50%)
11,88 % (2,38 % annual) ↗
min: 19,21; max: 34,72; max-min: 15,51 (44,68%); mid: 26,96;
-7,76 (-40,39%)

Pupil-teacher ratio in primary education

22,98 [?] (2014)
(ascending): 104 in the world of 178 (42,13%); 28 place in America 36 (25%)
16,91 % (3,38 % annual) ↗
min: 22,98; max: 38,15; max-min: 15,16 (39,75%); mid: 30,56;
-7,58 (-32,99%)

Pupil-teacher ratio in secondary education

12,66 [?] (2014)
(ascending): 62 in the world of 153 (60,13%); 16 place in America 34 (55,88%)
10,41 % (2,08 % annual) ↗
min: 12,32; max: 18,62; max-min: 6,29 (33,80%); mid: 15,47;
-2,81 (-22,15%)

Pupil-teacher ratio, lower secondary

14,25 [?] (2014)
(ascending): 67 in the world of 130 (49,23%); 13 place in America 27 (55,56%)
8,07 % (1,61 % annual) ↗
min: 13,76; max: 17,77; max-min: 4,01 (22,57%); mid: 15,77;
-1,52 (-10,65%)

Pupil-teacher ratio, tertiary

27,71 [?] (2002)
(2005) (ascending): 151 in the world of 164 (8,54%); 30 place in America 30 (3,33%)
5,11 % (1,02 % annual) ↘
min: 9,28; max: 27,71; max-min: 18,43 (66,51%); mid: 18,49;
9,21 (33,26%)

Pupil-teacher ratio, upper secondary

10,42 [?] (2014)
(ascending): 35 in the world of 124 (72,58%); 10 place in America 30 (70%)
12,69 % (2,54 % annual) ↗
min: 10,25; max: 16,15; max-min: 5,90 (36,53%); mid: 13,20;
-2,78 (-26,74%)

Literacy rate in Guatemala


Literacy rate, adult

79,32 {(total)[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 112 in the world of 157 (29,30%); 27 place in America 28 (7,14%)
3,19 % (0,638 % annual) ↘
min: 65,11; max: 79,32; max-min: 14,21 (17,91%); mid: 72,21;
7,10 (8,96%)
84,71 {% of male[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 112 in the world of 157 (29,30%); 24 place in America 28 (17,86%)
2,07 % (0,413 % annual) ↘
min: 71,71; max: 86,76; max-min: 15,05 (17,35%); mid: 79,23;
5,48 (6,47%)
73,92 {% of female[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 110 in the world of 157 (30,57%); 27 place in America 28 (7,14%)
4,48 % (0,895 % annual) ↘
min: 57,29; max: 76,37; max-min: 19,08 (24,98%); mid: 66,83;
7,09 (9,59%)

Literacy rate, youth

0,953 {% of total[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 128 in the world of 156 (18,59%); 27 place in America 27 (3,70%)
0,098 % (0,020 % annual) ↘
min: 0,865; max: 0,977; max-min: 0,111 (11,41%); mid: 0,921;
0,032 (3,34%)
95,50 {% of male[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 98 in the world of 156 (37,82%); 22 place in America 27 (22,22%)
1,93 % (0,387 % annual) ↘
min: 81,72; max: 95,50; max-min: 13,78 (14,43%); mid: 88,61;
6,89 (7,21%)
91,00 {% of female[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 108 in the world of 156 (31,41%); 25 place in America 27 (11,11%)
1,94 % (0,388 % annual) ↘
min: 70,72; max: 93,27; max-min: 22,55 (24,17%); mid: 82,00;
9,00 (9,89%)