Education in Peru

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Education in Peru


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

61,58 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 64 in the world of 105 (40%); 10 place in America 24 (62,50%)
3,90 % (0,780 % annual) ↘
min: 49,68; max: 61,90; max-min: 12,22 (19,74%); mid: 55,79;
5,79 (9,41%)
66,97 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 62 in the world of 105 (41,90%); 8 place in America 24 (70,83%)
2,61 % (0,521 % annual) ↘
min: 54,74; max: 66,97; max-min: 12,23 (18,27%); mid: 60,86;
6,12 (9,13%)
56,25 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 74 in the world of 105 (30,48%); 16 place in America 24 (37,50%)
5,38 % (1,08 % annual) ↘
min: 44,61; max: 57,77; max-min: 13,16 (22,78%); mid: 51,19;
5,05 (8,99%)

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

21,24 {% of total[?]}
(2011)
(descending): 42 in the world of 81 (49,38%); 8 place in America 19 (63,16%)
1,75 % (0,350 % annual) ↘
min: 12,51; max: 21,24; max-min: 8,73 (41,10%); mid: 16,88;
4,37 (20,55%)
21,58 {% of male[?]}
(2011)
(descending): 47 in the world of 81 (43,21%); 9 place in America 19 (57,89%)
1,27 % (0,254 % annual) ↗
min: 13,29; max: 21,85; max-min: 8,56 (39,17%); mid: 17,57;
4,01 (18,56%)
20,92 {% of female[?]}
(2011)
(descending): 42 in the world of 81 (49,38%); 8 place in America 19 (63,16%)
4,81 % (0,963 % annual) ↘
min: 11,76; max: 20,92; max-min: 9,16 (43,78%); mid: 16,34;
4,58 (21,89%)

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

79,78 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 65 in the world of 94 (31,91%); 14 place in America 22 (40,91%)
2,14 % (0,428 % annual) ↘
min: 71,09; max: 83,59; max-min: 12,51 (14,96%); mid: 77,34;
2,44 (3,06%)
85,34 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 57 in the world of 92 (39,13%); 11 place in America 22 (54,55%)
1,16 % (0,232 % annual) ↘
min: 76,16; max: 87,68; max-min: 11,51 (13,13%); mid: 81,92;
3,42 (4,01%)
74,28 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 65 in the world of 91 (29,67%); 17 place in America 21 (23,81%)
3,23 % (0,645 % annual) ↘
min: 64,87; max: 79,64; max-min: 14,77 (18,54%); mid: 72,26;
2,02 (2,72%)

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

21,12 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 58 in the world of 103 (44,66%); 13 place in America 25 (52%)
1,16 % (0,232 % annual) ↘
min: 12,51; max: 22,15; max-min: 9,64 (43,52%); mid: 17,33;
3,78 (17,92%)
21,35 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 56 in the world of 103 (46,60%); 12 place in America 25 (56%)
2,33 % (0,467 % annual) ↗
min: 13,29; max: 22,59; max-min: 9,30 (41,16%); mid: 17,94;
3,41 (15,98%)
20,89 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 54 in the world of 103 (48,54%); 12 place in America 25 (56%)
4,67 % (0,935 % annual) ↘
min: 11,76; max: 21,73; max-min: 9,97 (45,89%); mid: 16,74;
4,14 (19,83%)

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

55,50 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 57 in the world of 109 (48,62%); 9 place in America 25 (68%)
4,61 % (0,922 % annual) ↘
min: 44,04; max: 55,99; max-min: 11,95 (21,35%); mid: 50,02;
5,48 (9,88%)
60,46 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 50 in the world of 109 (55,05%); 7 place in America 25 (76%)
3,54 % (0,707 % annual) ↘
min: 47,85; max: 60,93; max-min: 13,08 (21,47%); mid: 54,39;
6,07 (10,03%)
50,60 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 64 in the world of 109 (42,20%); 10 place in America 25 (64%)
5,84 % (1,17 % annual) ↘
min: 39,71; max: 51,94; max-min: 12,23 (23,54%); mid: 45,83;
4,77 (9,42%)

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

1,88 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 47 in the world of 70 (34,29%); 10 place in America 17 (47,06%)
1,96 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 51 in the world of 70 (28,57%); 12 place in America 17 (35,29%)
1,79 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 48 in the world of 70 (32,86%); 11 place in America 17 (41,18%)

School in Peru


Children out of school

4,69 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 81 in the world of 159 (49,69%); 12 place in America 31 (64,52%)
76,08 % (15,22 % annual) ↘
min: 0,034; max: 23,52; max-min: 23,49 (99,86%); mid: 11,78;
-7,09 (-151,06%)
5,08 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 73 in the world of 144 (50%); 13 place in America 29 (58,62%)
59,64 % (11,93 % annual) ↘
min: 0,091; max: 19,54; max-min: 19,45 (99,54%); mid: 9,81;
-4,74 (-93,27%)
4,29 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 64 in the world of 146 (56,85%); 10 place in America 29 (68,97%)
96,52 % (19,30 % annual) ↘
min: 0,129; max: 27,59; max-min: 27,46 (99,53%); mid: 13,86;
-9,57 (-223,17%)

Adolescents out of school

8,43 {% of total[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 70 in the world of 122 (43,44%); 19 place in America 30 (40%)
85,55 % (17,11 % annual) ↘
min: 0,115; max: 29,06; max-min: 28,94 (99,61%); mid: 14,59;
-6,16 (-73,04%)
9,06 {% of male[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 55 in the world of 104 (48,08%); 19 place in America 29 (37,93%)
69,88 % (13,98 % annual) ↘
min: 1,41; max: 22,49; max-min: 21,08 (93,72%); mid: 11,95;
-2,89 (-31,94%)
7,77 {% of female[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 53 in the world of 104 (50%); 16 place in America 28 (46,43%)
84,43 % (16,89 % annual) ↘
min: 0,883; max: 35,66; max-min: 34,77 (97,52%); mid: 18,27;
-10,50 (-135,14%)

Government expenditure on education in Peru


Government expenditure on education, total

3,66 % of GDP[?] (2014)
(descending): 87 in the world of 147 (41,50%); 22 place in America 31 (32,26%)
22,26 % (4,45 % annual) ↘
min: 2,63; max: 3,66; max-min: 1,03 (28,21%); mid: 3,15;
0,517 (14,10%)

Government expenditure per student, primary

12,48 % of GDP per capita[?] (2014)
(descending): 83 in the world of 126 (34,92%); 21 place in America 27 (25,93%)
29,03 % (5,81 % annual) ↘
min: 6,53; max: 12,48; max-min: 5,95 (47,67%); mid: 9,51;
2,98 (23,83%)

Government expenditure per student, secondary

13,05 % of GDP per capita[?] (2014)
(descending): 89 in the world of 125 (29,60%); 21 place in America 30 (33,33%)
17,99 % (3,60 % annual) ↘
min: 9,07; max: 13,05; max-min: 3,98 (30,52%); mid: 11,06;
1,99 (15,26%)

Government expenditure per tertiary student as % of GDP per capita

10,05 % of GDP per capita[?] (2010)
(descending): 107 in the world of 115 (7,83%); 20 place in America 21 (9,52%)

Pupil-teacher ratio in Peru


Pupil-teacher ratio in pre-primary education

17,85 [?] (2012)
(ascending): 89 in the world of 152 (42,11%); 17 place in America 32 (50%)
12,06 % (2,41 % annual) ↗
min: 17,74; max: 40,20; max-min: 22,46 (55,88%); mid: 28,97;
-11,12 (-62,28%)

Pupil-teacher ratio in primary education

17,66 [?] (2014)
(ascending): 75 in the world of 178 (58,43%); 21 place in America 36 (44,44%)
11,44 % (2,29 % annual) ↗
min: 17,66; max: 40,10; max-min: 22,44 (55,96%); mid: 28,88;
-11,22 (-63,52%)

Pupil-teacher ratio in secondary education

14,20 [?] (2014)
(ascending): 61 in the world of 153 (60,78%); 15 place in America 34 (58,82%)
12,60 % (2,52 % annual) ↗
min: 14,20; max: 29,29; max-min: 15,09 (51,52%); mid: 21,75;
-7,55 (-53,14%)

Pupil-teacher ratio, lower secondary

21,62 [?] (1999)
(2000) (ascending): 95 in the world of 148 (36,49%); 26 place in America 34 (26,47%)

Pupil-teacher ratio, tertiary

14,81 [?] (2002)
(2005) (ascending): 72 in the world of 164 (56,71%); 19 place in America 30 (40%)
0,914 % (0,183 % annual) ↘
min: 11,83; max: 19,37; max-min: 7,54 (38,94%); mid: 15,60;
-0,790 (-5,33%)

Pupil-teacher ratio, upper secondary

21,64 [?] (1999)
(2000) (ascending): 111 in the world of 141 (21,99%); 27 place in America 34 (23,53%)

Literacy rate in Peru


Literacy rate, adult

94,40 {(total)[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 74 in the world of 157 (53,50%); 17 place in America 28 (42,86%)
2,35 % (0,469 % annual) ↘
min: 81,56; max: 94,40; max-min: 12,84 (13,60%); mid: 87,98;
6,42 (6,80%)
97,26 {% of male[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 56 in the world of 157 (64,97%); 9 place in America 28 (71,43%)
1,18 % (0,236 % annual) ↘
min: 90,14; max: 97,26; max-min: 7,12 (7,32%); mid: 93,70;
3,56 (3,66%)
91,54 {% of female[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 84 in the world of 157 (47,13%); 21 place in America 28 (28,57%)
3,58 % (0,717 % annual) ↘
min: 73,86; max: 91,54; max-min: 17,68 (19,32%); mid: 82,70;
8,84 (9,66%)

Literacy rate, youth

1,00 {% of total[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 58 in the world of 156 (63,46%); 17 place in America 27 (40,74%)
0,661 % (0,132 % annual) ↘
min: 0,930; max: 1,00; max-min: 0,071 (7,09%); mid: 0,966;
0,035 (3,54%)
98,88 {% of male[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 58 in the world of 156 (63,46%); 9 place in America 27 (70,37%)
0,452 % (0,090 % annual) ↘
min: 96,51; max: 99,16; max-min: 2,64 (2,67%); mid: 97,84;
1,05 (1,06%)
98,98 {% of female[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 70 in the world of 156 (55,77%); 13 place in America 27 (55,56%)
1,11 % (0,222 % annual) ↘
min: 89,76; max: 98,98; max-min: 9,22 (9,32%); mid: 94,37;
4,61 (4,66%)