Education in Paraguay

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Education in Paraguay


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Educational attainment in Paraguay


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

11,71 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 54 in the world of 79 (32,91%); 12 place in America 20 (45%)
9,65 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 59 in the world of 79 (26,58%); 14 place in America 20 (35%)
13,65 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 46 in the world of 79 (43,04%); 10 place in America 20 (55%)

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

46,70 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 80 in the world of 105 (24,76%); 19 place in America 24 (25%)
23,04 % (4,61 % annual) ↘
min: 33,25; max: 46,70; max-min: 13,45 (28,80%); mid: 39,97;
6,72 (14,40%)
47,15 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 81 in the world of 105 (23,81%); 19 place in America 24 (25%)
21,28 % (4,26 % annual) ↘
min: 34,61; max: 47,15; max-min: 12,54 (26,60%); mid: 40,88;
6,27 (13,30%)
46,27 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 78 in the world of 105 (26,67%); 19 place in America 24 (25%)
30,78 % (6,16 % annual) ↘
min: 28,47; max: 46,27; max-min: 17,80 (38,47%); mid: 37,37;
8,90 (19,24%)

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

11,26 {% of total[?]}
(2006)
(descending): 61 in the world of 99 (39,39%); 15 place in America 23 (39,13%)
10,58 {% of male[?]}
(2006)
(descending): 68 in the world of 99 (32,32%); 16 place in America 23 (34,78%)
11,89 {% of female[?]}
(2006)
(descending): 56 in the world of 98 (43,88%); 14 place in America 23 (43,48%)

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

73,41 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 70 in the world of 94 (26,60%); 17 place in America 22 (27,27%)
13,62 % (2,72 % annual) ↘
min: 60,91; max: 73,41; max-min: 12,50 (17,03%); mid: 67,16;
6,25 (8,51%)
74,52 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 65 in the world of 92 (30,43%); 15 place in America 22 (36,36%)
14,98 % (3,00 % annual) ↘
min: 60,57; max: 74,52; max-min: 13,95 (18,72%); mid: 67,55;
6,98 (9,36%)
72,37 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 63 in the world of 91 (31,87%); 15 place in America 21 (33,33%)
17,54 % (3,51 % annual) ↘
min: 56,50; max: 72,37; max-min: 15,87 (21,93%); mid: 64,43;
7,93 (10,96%)

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

13,65 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 73 in the world of 103 (30,10%); 15 place in America 25 (44%)
24,94 % (4,99 % annual) ↘
min: 3,74; max: 13,65; max-min: 9,90 (72,56%); mid: 8,70;
4,95 (36,28%)
12,28 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 77 in the world of 103 (26,21%); 17 place in America 25 (36%)
15,40 % (3,08 % annual) ↘
min: 2,82; max: 12,28; max-min: 9,46 (77,05%); mid: 7,55;
4,73 (38,52%)
14,93 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 67 in the world of 103 (35,92%); 15 place in America 25 (44%)
32,46 % (6,49 % annual) ↘
min: 4,62; max: 14,93; max-min: 10,32 (69,08%); mid: 9,78;
5,16 (34,54%)

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

36,56 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 75 in the world of 109 (32,11%); 16 place in America 25 (40%)
21,72 % (4,34 % annual) ↘
min: 24,08; max: 36,56; max-min: 12,49 (34,15%); mid: 30,32;
6,24 (17,07%)
36,41 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 76 in the world of 109 (31,19%); 16 place in America 25 (40%)
18,66 % (3,73 % annual) ↘
min: 24,20; max: 36,41; max-min: 12,20 (33,52%); mid: 30,31;
6,10 (16,76%)
36,71 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 76 in the world of 109 (31,19%); 16 place in America 25 (40%)
27,52 % (5,50 % annual) ↘
min: 23,96; max: 36,71; max-min: 12,75 (34,74%); mid: 30,33;
6,38 (17,37%)

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

6,41 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 29 in the world of 70 (60%); 3 place in America 17 (88,24%)
6,50 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 30 in the world of 70 (58,57%); 3 place in America 17 (88,24%)
6,33 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 31 in the world of 70 (57,14%); 4 place in America 17 (82,35%)

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

0,065 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 52 in the world of 55 (7,27%); 10 place in America 12 (25%)
0,069 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 51 in the world of 55 (9,09%); 10 place in America 12 (25%)
0,062 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 47 in the world of 53 (13,21%); 9 place in America 11 (27,27%)

School in Paraguay


Children out of school

10,80 {% of total[?]}
(2012)
(ascending): 121 in the world of 159 (24,53%); 23 place in America 31 (29,03%)
4,28 % (0,855 % annual) ↘
min: 2,12; max: 21,01; max-min: 18,89 (89,89%); mid: 11,57;
-0,765 (-7,08%)
10,66 {% of male[?]}
(2012)
(ascending): 105 in the world of 144 (27,78%); 21 place in America 29 (31,03%)
4,24 % (0,849 % annual) ↘
min: 2,42; max: 20,23; max-min: 17,81 (88,01%); mid: 11,33;
-0,668 (-6,26%)
10,95 {% of female[?]}
(2012)
(ascending): 102 in the world of 146 (30,82%); 20 place in America 29 (34,48%)
4,31 % (0,862 % annual) ↘
min: 1,76; max: 21,82; max-min: 20,07 (91,95%); mid: 11,79;
-0,837 (-7,64%)

Adolescents out of school

9,20 {% of total[?]}
(2012)
(ascending): 93 in the world of 149 (38,26%); 24 place in America 34 (32,35%)
22,56 % (4,51 % annual) ↗
min: 9,20; max: 24,05; max-min: 14,86 (61,77%); mid: 16,63;
-7,43 (-80,77%)
4,03 {% of male[?]}
(2012)
(ascending): 81 in the world of 135 (40,74%); 22 place in America 33 (36,36%)
159,00 % (31,80 % annual) ↗
min: 4,03; max: 21,43; max-min: 17,40 (81,20%); mid: 12,73;
-8,70 (-216,03%)
14,57 {% of female[?]}
(2012)
(ascending): 72 in the world of 104 (31,73%); 24 place in America 28 (17,86%)
15,16 % (3,03 % annual) ↘
min: 12,14; max: 26,76; max-min: 14,62 (54,63%); mid: 19,45;
-4,88 (-33,46%)

Government expenditure on education in Paraguay


Government expenditure on education, total

4,96 % of GDP[?] (2012)
(descending): 61 in the world of 147 (59,18%); 16 place in America 31 (51,61%)
24,09 % (4,82 % annual) ↘
min: 1,06; max: 4,97; max-min: 3,90 (78,62%); mid: 3,01;
1,95 (39,27%)

Government expenditure per student, primary

14,45 % of GDP per capita[?] (2012)
(descending): 29 in the world of 126 (77,78%); 5 place in America 27 (85,19%)
25,71 % (5,14 % annual) ↘
min: 9,28; max: 14,45; max-min: 5,17 (35,81%); mid: 11,86;
2,59 (17,90%)

Government expenditure per student, secondary

16,55 % of GDP per capita[?] (2012)
(descending): 88 in the world of 125 (30,40%); 20 place in America 30 (36,67%)
8,95 % (1,79 % annual) ↘
min: 11,11; max: 16,84; max-min: 5,74 (34,06%); mid: 13,98;
2,58 (15,57%)

Government expenditure per tertiary student as % of GDP per capita

19,26 % of GDP per capita[?] (2010)
(descending): 101 in the world of 115 (13,04%); 19 place in America 21 (14,29%)

Pupil-teacher ratio in Paraguay


Pupil-teacher ratio in pre-primary education

24,09 [?] (2012)
(ascending): 110 in the world of 152 (28,29%); 23 place in America 32 (31,25%)
1,97 % (0,394 % annual) ↗
min: 18,46; max: 29,43; max-min: 10,97 (37,29%); mid: 23,94;
0,142 (0,588%)

Pupil-teacher ratio in primary education

24,16 [?] (2012)
(ascending): 106 in the world of 178 (41,01%); 30 place in America 36 (19,44%)
3,81 % (0,762 % annual) ↗
min: 20,67; max: 32,29; max-min: 11,62 (35,98%); mid: 26,48;
-2,32 (-9,62%)

Pupil-teacher ratio in secondary education

18,40 [?] (2012)
(ascending): 114 in the world of 153 (26,14%); 29 place in America 34 (17,65%)
8,92 % (1,78 % annual) ↘
min: 8,66; max: 18,40; max-min: 9,74 (52,94%); mid: 13,53;
4,87 (26,47%)

Pupil-teacher ratio, lower secondary

19,10 [?] (2012)
(ascending): 93 in the world of 130 (29,23%); 20 place in America 27 (29,63%)
4,43 % (0,886 % annual) ↘
min: 13,70; max: 19,10; max-min: 5,40 (28,30%); mid: 16,40;
2,70 (14,15%)

Pupil-teacher ratio, tertiary

7,99 [?] (1973)
(1975) (ascending): 41 in the world of 111 (63,96%); 6 place in America 24 (79,17%)
7,03 % (1,41 % annual) ↗
min: 7,46; max: 8,55; max-min: 1,09 (12,70%); mid: 8,01;
-0,019 (-0,232%)

Pupil-teacher ratio, upper secondary

17,61 [?] (2012)
(ascending): 94 in the world of 124 (25%); 20 place in America 30 (36,67%)
11,17 % (2,23 % annual) ↘
min: 8,76; max: 17,61; max-min: 8,86 (50,28%); mid: 13,19;
4,43 (25,14%)

Literacy rate in Paraguay


Literacy rate, adult

95,53 {(total)[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 58 in the world of 157 (63,69%); 10 place in America 28 (67,86%)
1,74 % (0,347 % annual) ↘
min: 76,11; max: 95,53; max-min: 19,42 (20,33%); mid: 85,82;
9,71 (10,17%)
96,10 {% of male[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 69 in the world of 157 (56,69%); 12 place in America 28 (60,71%)
1,34 % (0,268 % annual) ↘
min: 81,08; max: 96,10; max-min: 15,02 (15,63%); mid: 88,59;
7,51 (7,81%)
94,96 {% of female[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 58 in the world of 157 (63,69%); 11 place in America 28 (64,29%)
2,14 % (0,428 % annual) ↘
min: 75,85; max: 94,96; max-min: 19,11 (20,12%); mid: 85,41;
9,55 (10,06%)

Literacy rate, youth

1,01 {% of total[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 26 in the world of 156 (83,97%); 8 place in America 27 (74,07%)
0,651 % (0,130 % annual) ↘
min: 0,987; max: 1,01; max-min: 0,023 (2,24%); mid: 0,998;
0,011 (1,05%)
98,60 {% of male[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 65 in the world of 156 (58,97%); 12 place in America 27 (59,26%)
0,102 % (0,020 % annual) ↘
min: 90,17; max: 98,91; max-min: 8,73 (8,83%); mid: 94,54;
4,06 (4,12%)
99,48 {% of female[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 45 in the world of 156 (71,79%); 5 place in America 27 (85,19%)
0,752 % (0,150 % annual) ↘
min: 89,00; max: 99,48; max-min: 10,48 (10,53%); mid: 94,24;
5,24 (5,27%)