Guinea - Primary education

Primary education, duration (years)

Primary education, duration (years) in Guinea was 6.00 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 42 years was 6.00 in 2012, while its lowest value was 6.00 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 6.00
1971 6.00
1972 6.00
1973 6.00
1974 6.00
1975 6.00
1976 6.00
1977 6.00
1978 6.00
1979 6.00
1980 6.00
1981 6.00
1982 6.00
1983 6.00
1984 6.00
1985 6.00
1986 6.00
1987 6.00
1988 6.00
1989 6.00
1990 6.00
1991 6.00
1992 6.00
1993 6.00
1994 6.00
1995 6.00
1996 6.00
1997 6.00
1998 6.00
1999 6.00
2000 6.00
2001 6.00
2002 6.00
2003 6.00
2004 6.00
2005 6.00
2006 6.00
2007 6.00
2008 6.00
2009 6.00
2010 6.00
2011 6.00
2012 6.00

Primary education, pupils

The value for Primary education, pupils in Guinea was 1,536,722 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 40 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 1,536,722 in 2011 and a minimum value of 163,982 in 1972.

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
1971 191,287
1972 163,982
1973 190,576
1974 196,411
1975 203,143
1976 198,849
1977 225,727
1978 237,999
1979 252,100
1980 262,833
1981 257,547
1982 249,905
1983 247,702
1984 246,129
1985 287,804
1986 276,438
1987 270,140
1988 288,914
1989 302,809
1990 310,064
1991 346,807
1992 359,406
1993 421,869
1994 471,792
1995 544,729
1996 584,161
1997 649,835
1998 674,732
1999 726,561
2000 790,497
2001 853,623
2002 997,645
2003 1,073,458
2004 1,147,388
2005 1,206,743
2006 1,258,038
2007 1,317,791
2008 1,364,491
2009 1,389,685
2010 1,453,355
2011 1,536,722

Primary education, pupils (% female)

Primary education, pupils (% female) in Guinea was 45.60 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 40 years was 45.60 in 2011, while its lowest value was 30.74 in 1987.

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
1971 31.70
1972 36.04
1973 31.61
1974 31.48
1975 31.27
1976 33.65
1977 34.49
1978 33.95
1979 34.56
1981 33.33
1982 33.02
1983 32.62
1984 32.44
1985 31.50
1986 31.67
1987 30.74
1988 30.94
1989 30.78
1990 30.94
1991 31.53
1992 31.51
1993 31.71
1994 32.67
1995 33.50
1996 34.34
1997 35.92
1998 36.92
1999 38.08
2000 39.82
2001 41.05
2002 41.85
2003 42.68
2004 43.33
2005 44.08
2006 44.82
2007 45.23
2008 45.16
2009 45.26
2010 44.76
2011 45.60

Primary education, teachers

The value for Primary education, teachers in Guinea was 34,861 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 40 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 34,861 in 2011 and a minimum value of 4,381 in 1971.

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
1971 4,381
1972 4,424
1973 4,478
1974 4,524
1975 4,599
1976 4,977
1977 5,028
1978 5,626
1979 6,608
1980 6,843
1981 7,165
1982 7,723
1983 7,902
1984 7,867
1985 7,947
1986 7,605
1987 7,493
1988 7,239
1989 7,849
1990 8,113
1991 8,699
1992 7,374
1993 8,577
1994 9,718
1995 11,658
1996 11,875
1997 13,234
1998 13,883
1999 15,512
2000 17,340
2001 19,244
2002 21,125
2003 23,859
2004 25,361
2005 26,897
2006 28,296
2007 29,049
2008 30,933
2009 31,810
2010 34,451
2011 34,861

Primary education, teachers (% female)

Primary education, teachers (% female) in Guinea was 29.21 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 36 years was 29.21 in 2011, while its lowest value was 9.68 in 1976.

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.

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Year Value
1975 11.68
1976 9.68
1977 13.52
1978 12.39
1980 14.54
1981 13.75
1983 15.73
1984 17.25
1985 21.10
1986 18.90
1987 18.56
1988 19.66
1989 21.74
1990 22.40
1991 22.50
1992 21.07
1993 23.36
1994 22.47
1995 24.29
1996 25.18
1997 24.79
1998 24.53
1999 24.97
2000 25.94
2001 25.01
2002 23.57
2003 24.01
2004 24.13
2005 24.31
2006 25.11
2007 26.09
2008 27.64
2009 27.57
2010 28.77
2011 29.21

Classification

Topic: Education Indicators

Sub-Topic: Outcomes