Kenya - School enrollment

School enrollment, preprimary (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, preprimary (% gross) in Kenya was 51.84 as of 2009. As the graph below shows, over the past 26 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 51.84 in 2009 and a minimum value of 26.29 in 1983.

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. Preprimary education refers to the initial stage of organized instruction, designed primarily to introduce very young children to a school-type environment.

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

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Year Value
1983 26.29
1985 26.60
1986 28.96
1987 28.12
1989 32.24
1990 33.44
1991 34.95
1992 35.10
1993 34.24
1994 35.00
1999 42.75
2000 43.31
2001 43.01
2002 42.78
2003 51.48
2004 51.27
2005 50.36
2006 49.54
2007 48.42
2008 47.70
2009 51.84

School enrollment, preprimary, female (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, preprimary, female (% gross) in Kenya was 51.61 as of 2009. As the graph below shows, over the past 26 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 51.61 in 2009 and a minimum value of 26.49 in 1983.

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. Preprimary education refers to the initial stage of organized instruction, designed primarily to introduce very young children to a school-type environment.

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

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Year Value
1983 26.49
1985 26.66
1986 27.94
1987 29.07
1990 35.67
1993 33.73
1994 34.54
1999 42.67
2000 43.50
2001 43.05
2002 42.34
2003 51.00
2004 51.02
2005 50.14
2006 48.08
2007 46.99
2008 46.62
2009 51.61

School enrollment, preprimary, male (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, preprimary, male (% gross) in Kenya was 52.06 as of 2009. As the graph below shows, over the past 26 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 52.06 in 2009 and a minimum value of 26.08 in 1983.

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. Preprimary education refers to the initial stage of organized instruction, designed primarily to introduce very young children to a school-type environment.

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

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Year Value
1983 26.08
1985 26.54
1986 29.96
1987 27.18
1990 31.25
1993 34.74
1994 35.45
1999 42.83
2000 43.13
2001 42.98
2002 43.22
2003 51.95
2004 51.51
2005 50.59
2006 50.98
2007 49.83
2008 48.77
2009 52.06

School enrollment, primary (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, primary (% gross) in Kenya was 113.27 as of 2009. As the graph below shows, over the past 39 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 119.88 in 1980 and a minimum value of 62.83 in 1970.

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.

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

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Year Value
1970 62.83
1971 64.69
1972 68.69
1973 71.80
1974 106.34
1975 109.30
1976 105.03
1977 104.07
1978 99.71
1979 119.34
1980 119.88
1981 116.11
1982 117.58
1983 116.69
1984 111.99
1985 106.82
1986 106.27
1987 105.54
1988 103.51
1989 104.00
1990 100.45
1991 98.21
1992 96.73
1993 95.88
1994 92.39
1995 90.18
1998 91.54
1999 90.41
2000 95.20
2001 96.91
2002 91.46
2003 106.90
2004 107.05
2005 107.44
2006 105.38
2007 112.47
2008 112.21
2009 113.27

School enrollment, primary, female (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, primary, female (% gross) in Kenya was 111.96 as of 2009. As the graph below shows, over the past 39 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 114.95 in 1980 and a minimum value of 53.17 in 1970.

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.

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

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Year Value
1970 53.17
1971 55.74
1972 59.78
1973 63.43
1974 96.46
1975 101.06
1976 98.18
1977 97.84
1978 94.10
1979 113.52
1980 114.95
1981 112.07
1982 113.94
1983 113.07
1984 109.03
1985 104.35
1986 103.59
1987 103.04
1988 101.62
1989 101.99
1990 98.71
1991 96.78
1992 95.34
1993 94.89
1994 91.76
1995 89.45
1998 90.67
1999 89.12
2000 94.54
2001 95.97
2002 89.10
2003 104.33
2004 103.95
2005 105.26
2006 103.89
2007 111.63
2008 111.01
2009 111.96

School enrollment, primary, male (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, primary, male (% gross) in Kenya was 114.56 as of 2009. As the graph below shows, over the past 39 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 125.16 in 1979 and a minimum value of 72.57 in 1970.

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.

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

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Year Value
1970 72.57
1971 73.72
1972 77.67
1973 80.24
1974 116.29
1975 117.58
1976 111.90
1977 110.32
1978 105.32
1979 125.16
1980 124.81
1981 120.16
1982 121.23
1983 120.31
1984 114.93
1985 109.28
1986 108.94
1987 108.03
1988 105.38
1989 106.00
1990 102.17
1991 99.62
1992 98.11
1993 96.86
1994 93.01
1995 90.90
1998 92.41
1999 91.68
2000 95.86
2001 97.84
2002 93.78
2003 109.45
2004 110.10
2005 109.60
2006 106.85
2007 113.30
2008 113.40
2009 114.56

School enrollment, primary (% net)

The value for School enrollment, primary (% net) in Kenya was 82.78 as of 2009. As the graph below shows, over the past 10 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 86.27 in 2007 and a minimum value of 61.72 in 2002.

Definition: Net enrollment ratio is the ratio of children of official school age based on the International Standard Classification of Education 1997 who are enrolled in school to the population of the corresponding official school age. 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.

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

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Year Value
1999 61.97
2000 65.08
2001 66.56
2002 61.72
2003 74.18
2004 73.53
2005 75.26
2006 75.13
2007 86.27
2008 82.01
2009 82.78

School enrollment, primary, female (% net)

The value for School enrollment, primary, female (% net) in Kenya was 83.25 as of 2009. As the graph below shows, over the past 10 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 86.29 in 2007 and a minimum value of 61.95 in 2002.

Definition: Net enrollment ratio is the ratio of children of official school age based on the International Standard Classification of Education 1997 who are enrolled in school to the population of the corresponding official school age. 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.

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

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Year Value
1999 62.30
2000 65.96
2001 67.28
2002 61.95
2003 74.21
2004 73.61
2005 75.55
2006 75.77
2007 86.29
2008 82.54
2009 83.25

School enrollment, primary, male (% net)

The value for School enrollment, primary, male (% net) in Kenya was 82.32 as of 2009. As the graph below shows, over the past 10 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 86.26 in 2007 and a minimum value of 61.50 in 2002.

Definition: Net enrollment ratio is the ratio of children of official school age based on the International Standard Classification of Education 1997 who are enrolled in school to the population of the corresponding official school age. 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.

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

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Year Value
1999 61.65
2000 64.22
2001 65.85
2002 61.50
2003 74.15
2004 73.44
2005 74.97
2006 74.50
2007 86.26
2008 81.49
2009 82.32

School enrollment, primary, private (% of total primary)

Definition: Private enrollment refers to pupils or students enrolled in institutions that are not operated by a public authority but controlled and managed, whether for profit or not, by a private body such as a nongovernmental organization, religious body, special interest group, foundation or business enterprise.

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

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Year Value
2005 4.46
2006 4.87
2007 9.63
2008 10.79
2009 10.58

School enrollment, secondary (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, secondary (% gross) in Kenya was 60.17 as of 2009. As the graph below shows, over the past 39 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 60.17 in 2009 and a minimum value of 16.64 in 1970.

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.

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

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Year Value
1970 16.64
1971 17.34
1972 18.36
1973 18.97
1974 20.22
1975 21.57
1976 23.93
1977 24.47
1978 26.19
1979 27.06
1980 30.00
1981 29.32
1982 29.26
1983 30.53
1984 32.00
1985 39.67
1986 39.15
1987 41.21
1988 40.57
1999 38.44
2000 39.20
2001 40.20
2002 40.81
2003 42.92
2004 46.94
2005 47.66
2006 49.85
2007 52.41
2008 59.12
2009 60.17

School enrollment, secondary, female (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, secondary, female (% gross) in Kenya was 57.11 as of 2009. As the graph below shows, over the past 39 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 57.11 in 2009 and a minimum value of 10.40 in 1970.

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.

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

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Year Value
1970 10.40
1971 11.16
1972 12.37
1973 13.15
1974 14.39
1975 15.95
1980 24.77
1981 24.52
1982 24.34
1983 25.51
1984 27.42
1985 34.00
1986 34.41
1987 36.41
1988 36.03
1999 37.57
2000 38.22
2001 38.93
2002 39.88
2003 43.44
2004 45.32
2005 46.55
2006 48.14
2007 48.89
2008 56.52
2009 57.11

School enrollment, secondary, male (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, secondary, male (% gross) in Kenya was 63.21 as of 2009. As the graph below shows, over the past 39 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 63.21 in 2009 and a minimum value of 22.96 in 1970.

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.

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

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Year Value
1970 22.96
1971 23.60
1972 24.43
1973 24.86
1974 26.11
1975 27.24
1980 35.29
1981 34.15
1982 34.21
1983 35.57
1984 36.60
1985 45.36
1986 43.90
1987 46.03
1988 45.11
1999 39.30
2000 40.18
2001 41.46
2002 41.72
2003 42.40
2004 48.54
2005 48.77
2006 51.54
2007 55.91
2008 61.71
2009 63.21

School enrollment, secondary (% net)

The value for School enrollment, secondary (% net) in Kenya was 50.03 as of 2009. As the graph below shows, over the past 9 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 65.99 in 2001 and a minimum value of 33.23 in 2000.

Definition: Net enrollment ratio is the ratio of children of official school age based on the International Standard Classification of Education 1997 who are enrolled in school to the population of the corresponding official school age. 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.

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

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Year Value
2000 33.23
2001 65.99
2002 34.51
2003 36.13
2004 38.97
2005 40.83
2006 42.07
2007 44.22
2008 49.48
2009 50.03

School enrollment, secondary, female (% net)

The value for School enrollment, secondary, female (% net) in Kenya was 48.45 as of 2009. As the graph below shows, over the past 9 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 48.45 in 2009 and a minimum value of 32.98 in 2000.

Definition: Net enrollment ratio is the ratio of children of official school age based on the International Standard Classification of Education 1997 who are enrolled in school to the population of the corresponding official school age. 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.

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

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Year Value
2000 32.98
2001 33.57
2002 34.36
2003 35.58
2004 39.13
2005 41.11
2006 41.33
2007 41.94
2008 48.38
2009 48.45

School enrollment, secondary, male (% net)

The value for School enrollment, secondary, male (% net) in Kenya was 51.59 as of 2009. As the graph below shows, over the past 9 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 98.13 in 2001 and a minimum value of 33.48 in 2000.

Definition: Net enrollment ratio is the ratio of children of official school age based on the International Standard Classification of Education 1997 who are enrolled in school to the population of the corresponding official school age. 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.

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

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Year Value
2000 33.48
2001 98.13
2002 34.65
2003 36.67
2004 38.81
2005 40.55
2006 42.81
2007 46.49
2008 50.56
2009 51.59

School enrollment, secondary, private (% of total secondary)

Definition: Private enrollment refers to pupils or students enrolled in institutions that are not operated by a public authority but controlled and managed, whether for profit or not, by a private body such as a nongovernmental organization, religious body, special interest group, foundation or business enterprise.

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

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Year Value
2007 11.35
2008 11.70
2009 12.65

School enrollment, tertiary (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, tertiary (% gross) in Kenya was 4.03 as of 2009. As the graph below shows, over the past 39 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 4.03 in 2009 and a minimum value of 0.73 in 1977.

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. Tertiary education, whether or not to an advanced research qualification, normally requires, as a minimum condition of admission, the successful completion of education at the secondary level.

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

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Year Value
1970 0.89
1971 0.92
1972 0.85
1973 0.95
1974 1.03
1976 0.78
1977 0.73
1978 0.76
1979 0.87
1980 0.93
1981 0.92
1983 1.17
1984 1.23
1985 1.28
1987 1.46
1989 1.51
2000 2.75
2001 2.82
2002 2.82
2004 2.92
2005 2.96
2009 4.03

School enrollment, tertiary, female (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, tertiary, female (% gross) in Kenya was 3.32 as of 2009. As the graph below shows, over the past 25 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 3.32 in 2009 and a minimum value of 0.67 in 1985.

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. Tertiary education, whether or not to an advanced research qualification, normally requires, as a minimum condition of admission, the successful completion of education at the secondary level.

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

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Year Value
1984 0.83
1985 0.67
1987 0.81
2000 1.93
2001 1.97
2002 1.97
2004 2.19
2005 2.21
2009 3.32

School enrollment, tertiary, male (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, tertiary, male (% gross) in Kenya was 4.73 as of 2009. As the graph below shows, over the past 25 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 4.73 in 2009 and a minimum value of 1.63 in 1984.

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. Tertiary education, whether or not to an advanced research qualification, normally requires, as a minimum condition of admission, the successful completion of education at the secondary level.

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

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Year Value
1984 1.63
1985 1.90
1987 2.12
2000 3.56
2001 3.66
2002 3.67
2004 3.64
2005 3.70
2009 4.73

Classification

Topic: Education Indicators

Sub-Topic: Participation