School enrollment, secondary, female (% 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. Secondary education completes the provision of basic education that began at the primary level, and aims at laying the foundations for lifelong learning and human development, by offering more subject- or skill-oriented instruction using more specialized teachers.
Description: The map below shows how School enrollment, secondary, female (% 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 Seychelles, with a value of 131.02. The country with the lowest value in the world is Somalia, with a value of 4.90.
Source: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics.