Persistence to last grade of primary, total (% of cohort)
Definition: Persistence to last grade of primary is the percentage of children enrolled in the first grade of primary school who eventually reach the last grade of primary education. The estimate is based on the reconstructed cohort method.
Description: The map below shows how Persistence to last grade of primary, total (% of cohort) 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 Japan, with a value of 99.84. The country with the lowest value in the world is Guinea-Bissau, with a value of 9.75.
Source: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics.