Albania - Primary education

Primary education, duration (years)

Primary education, duration (years) in Albania was 5.00 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 42 years was 5.00 in 2012, while its lowest value was 4.00 in 1970.

Definition: Primary duration refers to the number of years of full-time equivalent duration in primary education in the school system according to ISCED.

Source: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics.

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Year Value
1970 4.00
1971 4.00
1972 4.00
1973 4.00
1974 4.00
1975 4.00
1976 4.00
1977 4.00
1978 4.00
1979 4.00
1980 4.00
1981 4.00
1982 4.00
1983 4.00
1984 4.00
1985 4.00
1986 4.00
1987 4.00
1988 4.00
1989 4.00
1990 4.00
1991 4.00
1992 4.00
1993 4.00
1994 4.00
1995 4.00
1996 4.00
1997 4.00
1998 4.00
1999 4.00
2000 4.00
2001 4.00
2002 4.00
2003 4.00
2004 4.00
2005 4.00
2006 4.00
2007 4.00
2008 4.00
2009 5.00
2010 5.00
2011 5.00
2012 5.00

Primary education, pupils

The value for Primary education, pupils in Albania was 215,660 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 35 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 303,632 in 1997 and a minimum value of 199,454 in 2008.

Definition: Primary education pupils is the total number of pupils enrolled at primary level in public and private schools.

Source: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics.

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Year Value
1976 293,723
1978 284,644
1979 280,593
1980 272,277
1981 269,016
1982 267,850
1983 267,200
1984 270,990
1985 272,935
1986 274,660
1987 272,585
1988 271,728
1989 275,426
1990 278,446
1991 284,616
1992 281,770
1993 279,500
1994 288,092
1995 295,137
1996 301,051
1997 303,632
1999 292,070
2000 283,249
2001 274,233
2002 263,603
2003 252,829
2004 240,487
2005 237,975
2006 222,402
2007 210,125
2008 199,454
2009 236,102
2010 224,781
2011 215,660

Primary education, pupils (% female)

Primary education, pupils (% female) in Albania was 47.42 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 35 years was 49.18 in 1993, while its lowest value was 47.42 in 2011.

Definition: Female pupils as a percentage of total pupils at primary level include enrollments in public and private schools.

Source: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics.

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Year Value
1976 47.47
1978 47.67
1979 47.63
1980 47.89
1981 47.76
1982 47.92
1983 48.28
1984 47.82
1985 48.02
1986 48.10
1987 47.61
1988 48.29
1989 48.10
1990 48.08
1991 48.20
1992 48.54
1993 49.18
1994 48.26
1995 47.93
1996 48.00
1997 48.07
1998 48.09
1999 48.14
2000 48.27
2001 48.58
2002 47.82
2003 48.10
2004 48.21
2005 48.05
2006 48.11
2007 48.08
2008 47.86
2009 47.61
2010 47.56
2011 47.42

Primary education, teachers

The value for Primary education, teachers in Albania was 10,854 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 14 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 13,342 in 1997 and a minimum value of 10,277 in 2008.

Definition: Primary education teachers includes full-time and part-time teachers.

Source: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics.

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Year Value
1997 13,342
2000 12,551
2001 12,607
2003 11,762
2008 10,277
2009 11,701
2010 11,409
2011 10,854

Primary education, teachers (% female)

Primary education, teachers (% female) in Albania was 82.81 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 14 years was 82.81 in 2011, while its lowest value was 72.91 in 1997.

Definition: Female teachers as a percentage of total primary education teachers includes full-time and part-time teachers.

Source: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics.

See also:

Year Value
1997 72.91
2000 75.40
2001 73.47
2003 75.71
2008 80.89
2009 81.96
2010 81.78
2011 82.81

Classification

Topic: Education Indicators

Sub-Topic: Outcomes