Education in Guinea-Bissau

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Education in Guinea-Bissau


The continent: Africa
  
Iso2:GW
  
Iso3:GNB

For country comparisons (the table on the map) colors are used:
 
 Good performance;
 
 The average;
 
 Poor performance

School in Guinea-Bissau


Children out of school

30,77 {% of total[?]}
(2010)
(ascending): 138 in the world of 159 (13,84%); 27 in Africa from 44 (40,91%)
29,09 {% of male[?]}
(2010)
(ascending): 126 in the world of 144 (13,19%); 27 in Africa from 42 (38,10%)
32,45 {% of female[?]}
(2010)
(ascending): 120 in the world of 146 (18,49%); 21 in Africa from 41 (51,22%)

Adolescents out of school

53,49 {% of total[?]}
(2000)
(ascending): 131 in the world of 148 (12,16%); 22 in Africa from 35 (40%)
41,62 {% of male[?]}
(2000)
(ascending): 108 in the world of 133 (19,55%); 15 in Africa from 32 (56,25%)
65,23 {% of female[?]}
(2000)
(ascending): 118 in the world of 132 (11,36%); 22 in Africa from 32 (34,38%)

Government expenditure on education in Guinea-Bissau


Government expenditure on education, total

2,36 % of GDP[?] (2013)
(descending): 120 in the world of 147 (19,05%); 28 in Africa from 39 (30,77%)
20,87 % (4,17 % annual) ↘
min: 1,85; max: 5,25; max-min: 3,40 (64,76%); mid: 3,55;
-1,19 (-50,58%)

Government expenditure per student, primary

5,10 % of GDP per capita[?] (2010)
(descending): 114 in the world of 126 (10,32%); 27 in Africa from 33 (21,21%)

Pupil-teacher ratio in Guinea-Bissau


Pupil-teacher ratio in pre-primary education

28,96 [?] (2010)
(ascending): 135 in the world of 152 (11,84%); 34 in Africa from 43 (23,26%)

Pupil-teacher ratio in primary education

51,93 [?] (2010)
(ascending): 154 in the world of 178 (14,04%); 32 in Africa from 52 (40,38%)

Pupil-teacher ratio in secondary education

37,28 [?] (2006)
(2010) (ascending): 173 in the world of 174 (1,15%); 46 in Africa from 47 (4,26%)
9,95 % (1,99 % annual) ↘
min: 8,44; max: 37,28; max-min: 28,84 (77,35%); mid: 22,86;
14,42 (38,68%)

Pupil-teacher ratio, lower secondary

17,13 [?] (2000)
(2005) (ascending): 74 in the world of 152 (51,97%); 4 in Africa from 35 (91,43%)

Pupil-teacher ratio, tertiary

147,56 [?] (2006)
(2010) (ascending): 156 in the world of 156 (0,641%); 43 in Africa from 43 (2,33%)

Pupil-teacher ratio, upper secondary

10,61 [?] (2000)
(2005) (ascending): 28 in the world of 145 (81,38%); 4 in Africa from 33 (90,91%)

Literacy rate in Guinea-Bissau


Literacy rate, adult

59,92 {(total)[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 137 in the world of 157 (13,38%); 34 in Africa from 52 (36,54%)
9,52 % (1,90 % annual) ↘
min: 22,00; max: 59,92; max-min: 37,92 (63,29%); mid: 40,96;
18,96 (31,64%)
71,70 {% of male[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 131 in the world of 157 (17,20%); 33 in Africa from 52 (38,46%)
6,25 % (1,25 % annual) ↘
min: 33,35; max: 71,70; max-min: 38,35 (53,49%); mid: 52,52;
19,17 (26,74%)
48,14 {% of female[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 139 in the world of 157 (12,10%); 36 in Africa from 52 (32,69%)
14,38 % (2,88 % annual) ↘
min: 8,59; max: 48,14; max-min: 39,55 (82,16%); mid: 28,36;
19,77 (41,08%)

Literacy rate, youth

0,910 {% of total[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 136 in the world of 156 (13,46%); 35 in Africa from 52 (34,62%)
10,51 % (2,10 % annual) ↘
min: 0,298; max: 0,910; max-min: 0,612 (67,23%); mid: 0,604;
0,306 (33,62%)
80,77 {% of male[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 131 in the world of 156 (16,67%); 31 in Africa from 52 (42,31%)
2,45 % (0,489 % annual) ↘
min: 59,69; max: 80,77; max-min: 21,07 (26,09%); mid: 70,23;
10,54 (13,05%)
73,51 {% of female[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 133 in the world of 156 (15,38%); 32 in Africa from 52 (40,38%)
12,26 % (2,45 % annual) ↘
min: 17,80; max: 73,51; max-min: 55,71 (75,78%); mid: 45,66;
27,85 (37,89%)