Education in Tanzania

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Education in Tanzania


The continent: Africa
  
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 The average;
 
 Poor performance

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

11,03 {% of total[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 99 in the world of 105 (6,67%); 14 in Africa from 19 (31,58%)
9,14 % (1,83 % annual) ↘
min: 5,99; max: 11,03; max-min: 5,04 (45,71%); mid: 8,51;
2,52 (22,85%)
13,74 {% of male[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 98 in the world of 105 (7,62%); 13 in Africa from 19 (36,84%)
8,38 % (1,68 % annual) ↘
min: 7,98; max: 13,74; max-min: 5,76 (41,91%); mid: 10,86;
2,88 (20,95%)
8,57 {% of female[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 98 in the world of 105 (7,62%); 13 in Africa from 19 (36,84%)
10,29 % (2,06 % annual) ↘
min: 4,16; max: 8,57; max-min: 4,41 (51,45%); mid: 6,37;
2,21 (25,73%)

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

2,56 {% of total[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 80 in the world of 81 (2,47%); 10 in Africa from 10 (10%)
3,37 {% of male[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 80 in the world of 81 (2,47%); 10 in Africa from 10 (10%)
1,82 {% of female[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 80 in the world of 81 (2,47%); 10 in Africa from 10 (10%)

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

64,79 {% of total[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 73 in the world of 94 (23,40%); 4 in Africa from 15 (80%)
4,92 % (0,983 % annual) ↘
min: 48,87; max: 64,79; max-min: 15,93 (24,58%); mid: 56,83;
7,96 (12,29%)
71,22 {% of male[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 67 in the world of 92 (28,26%); 3 in Africa from 15 (86,67%)
4,09 % (0,818 % annual) ↘
min: 56,66; max: 71,22; max-min: 14,56 (20,45%); mid: 63,94;
7,28 (10,22%)
58,98 {% of female[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 71 in the world of 91 (23,08%); 3 in Africa from 15 (86,67%)
5,84 % (1,17 % annual) ↘
min: 41,75; max: 58,98; max-min: 17,24 (29,22%); mid: 50,37;
8,62 (14,61%)

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

1,93 {% of total[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 99 in the world of 103 (4,85%); 11 in Africa from 14 (28,57%)
10,35 % (2,07 % annual) ↘
min: 0,930; max: 1,93; max-min: 0,998 (51,75%); mid: 1,43;
0,499 (25,88%)
2,62 {% of male[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 99 in the world of 103 (4,85%); 11 in Africa from 14 (28,57%)
10,70 % (2,14 % annual) ↘
min: 1,22; max: 2,62; max-min: 1,40 (53,48%); mid: 1,92;
0,702 (26,74%)
1,30 {% of female[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 99 in the world of 103 (4,85%); 11 in Africa from 14 (28,57%)
9,76 % (1,95 % annual) ↘
min: 0,665; max: 1,30; max-min: 0,634 (48,82%); mid: 0,982;
0,317 (24,41%)

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

3,40 {% of total[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 108 in the world of 109 (1,83%); 15 in Africa from 16 (12,50%)
10,44 % (2,09 % annual) ↘
min: 1,62; max: 3,40; max-min: 1,77 (52,21%); mid: 2,51;
0,887 (26,11%)
4,63 {% of male[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 108 in the world of 109 (1,83%); 15 in Africa from 16 (12,50%)
9,78 % (1,96 % annual) ↘
min: 2,36; max: 4,63; max-min: 2,26 (48,92%); mid: 3,49;
1,13 (24,46%)
2,29 {% of female[?]}
(2012)
(descending): 108 in the world of 109 (1,83%); 15 in Africa from 16 (12,50%)
11,71 % (2,34 % annual) ↘
min: 0,947; max: 2,29; max-min: 1,34 (58,56%); mid: 1,62;
0,669 (29,28%)

School in Tanzania


Children out of school

18,08 {% of total[?]}
(2013)
(ascending): 144 in the world of 159 (10,06%); 32 in Africa from 44 (29,55%)
39,81 % (7,96 % annual) ↘
min: 4,13; max: 51,79; max-min: 47,66 (92,02%); mid: 27,96;
-9,88 (-54,65%)
18,52 {% of male[?]}
(2013)
(ascending): 131 in the world of 144 (9,72%); 30 in Africa from 42 (30,95%)
39,26 % (7,85 % annual) ↘
min: 3,84; max: 52,04; max-min: 48,19 (92,62%); mid: 27,94;
-9,42 (-50,87%)
17,65 {% of female[?]}
(2013)
(ascending): 127 in the world of 146 (13,70%); 25 in Africa from 41 (41,46%)
40,40 % (8,08 % annual) ↘
min: 4,43; max: 50,64; max-min: 46,22 (91,26%); mid: 27,54;
-9,89 (-56,03%)

Government expenditure on education in Tanzania


Government expenditure on education, total

3,48 % of GDP[?] (2014)
(descending): 111 in the world of 147 (25,17%); 25 in Africa from 39 (38,46%)
32,77 % (6,55 % annual) ↗
min: 2,14; max: 4,65; max-min: 2,51 (54,02%); mid: 3,39;
0,087 (2,51%)

Government expenditure per student, primary

8,35 % of GDP per capita[?] (2009)
(2010) (descending): 130 in the world of 149 (13,42%); 30 in Africa from 41 (29,27%)
51,12 % (10,22 % annual) ↗
min: 8,21; max: 14,52; max-min: 6,31 (43,45%); mid: 11,37;
-3,02 (-36,11%)

Government expenditure per student, secondary

12,31 % of GDP per capita[?] (2010)
(descending): 102 in the world of 125 (19,20%); 23 in Africa from 29 (24,14%)

Government expenditure per tertiary student as % of GDP per capita

659,98 % of GDP per capita[?] (2010)
(descending): 3 in the world of 115 (98,26%); 3 in Africa from 31 (93,55%)

Pupil-teacher ratio in Tanzania


Pupil-teacher ratio in pre-primary education

56,61 [?] (2010)
(ascending): 152 in the world of 152 (0,658%); 43 in Africa from 43 (2,33%)

Pupil-teacher ratio in primary education

43,44 [?] (2013)
(ascending): 155 in the world of 178 (13,48%); 33 in Africa from 52 (38,46%)
16,85 % (3,37 % annual) ↗
min: 32,97; max: 58,27; max-min: 25,30 (43,42%); mid: 45,62;
-2,18 (-5,02%)

Pupil-teacher ratio in secondary education

26,39 [?] (2012)
(ascending): 132 in the world of 153 (14,38%); 30 in Africa from 42 (30,95%)
3,76 % (0,751 % annual) ↘
min: 16,73; max: 26,39; max-min: 9,66 (36,61%); mid: 21,56;
4,83 (18,30%)

Pupil-teacher ratio, tertiary

34,45 [?] (2012)
(ascending): 138 in the world of 141 (2,84%); 38 in Africa from 40 (7,50%)
45,06 % (9,01 % annual) ↘
min: 3,65; max: 34,45; max-min: 30,80 (89,40%); mid: 19,05;
15,40 (44,70%)

Literacy rate in Tanzania


Literacy rate, adult

80,43 {(total)[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 107 in the world of 157 (32,48%); 16 in Africa from 52 (71,15%)
15,31 % (3,06 % annual) ↘
min: 57,56; max: 80,43; max-min: 22,87 (28,43%); mid: 68,99;
11,43 (14,22%)
84,76 {% of male[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 111 in the world of 157 (29,94%); 19 in Africa from 52 (65,38%)
10,96 % (2,19 % annual) ↘
min: 71,37; max: 84,76; max-min: 13,40 (15,80%); mid: 78,06;
6,70 (7,90%)
76,09 {% of female[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 107 in the world of 157 (32,48%); 16 in Africa from 52 (71,15%)
20,16 % (4,03 % annual) ↘
min: 48,09; max: 76,09; max-min: 28,00 (36,80%); mid: 62,09;
14,00 (18,40%)

Literacy rate, youth

0,997 {% of total[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 107 in the world of 156 (32,05%); 20 in Africa from 52 (63,46%)
4,55 % (0,910 % annual) ↘
min: 0,903; max: 0,997; max-min: 0,093 (9,37%); mid: 0,950;
0,047 (4,69%)
87,45 {% of male[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 118 in the world of 156 (25%); 22 in Africa from 52 (59,62%)
12,53 % (2,51 % annual) ↘
min: 76,49; max: 87,45; max-min: 10,96 (12,53%); mid: 81,97;
5,48 (6,27%)
87,16 {% of female[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 119 in the world of 156 (24,36%); 23 in Africa from 52 (57,69%)
16,51 % (3,30 % annual) ↘
min: 72,77; max: 87,16; max-min: 14,39 (16,51%); mid: 79,97;
7,20 (8,26%)