School enrollment, primary, male (% gross)
Definition: Gross enrollment ratio is the ratio of total enrollment, regardless of age, to the population of the age group that officially corresponds to the level of education shown. Primary education provides children with basic reading, writing, and mathematics skills along with an elementary understanding of such subjects as history, geography, natural science, social science, art, and music.
Description: The map below shows how School enrollment, primary, male (% gross) varies by country. The shade of the country corresponds to the magnitude of the indicator. The darker the shade, the higher the value. The country with the highest value in the world is Gabon, with a value of 184.35. The country with the lowest value in the world is Somalia, with a value of 41.85.
Source: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics.