Kenya - School enrollment

School enrollment, preprimary (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, preprimary (% gross) in Kenya was 73.80 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 31 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 73.80 in 2014 and a minimum value of 26.27 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 programs at the initial stage of organized instruction, designed primarily to introduce very young children to a school-type environment and to provide a bridge between home and school.

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

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Year Value
1983 26.27
1985 26.60
1986 28.98
1987 28.16
1989 32.33
1990 33.55
1991 35.07
1992 35.24
1993 34.40
1994 35.19
1995 36.37
1996 37.87
1997 39.02
1998 39.48
1999 42.98
2000 43.56
2001 43.24
2002 42.99
2003 51.69
2004 51.45
2005 50.49
2006 49.67
2007 48.53
2008 47.80
2009 51.87
2012 60.91
2014 73.80

School enrollment, preprimary, female (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, preprimary, female (% gross) in Kenya was 72.70 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 31 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 72.70 in 2014 and a minimum value of 26.48 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 programs at the initial stage of organized instruction, designed primarily to introduce very young children to a school-type environment and to provide a bridge between home and school.

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

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Year Value
1983 26.48
1985 26.66
1986 27.96
1987 29.11
1990 35.76
1993 33.87
1994 34.72
1995 35.66
1996 37.22
1997 38.62
1998 38.56
1999 42.89
2000 43.74
2001 43.28
2002 42.55
2003 51.22
2004 51.22
2005 50.29
2006 48.23
2007 47.13
2008 46.75
2009 51.69
2012 61.56
2014 72.70

School enrollment, preprimary, male (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, preprimary, male (% gross) in Kenya was 74.89 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 31 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 74.89 in 2014 and a minimum value of 26.06 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 programs at the initial stage of organized instruction, designed primarily to introduce very young children to a school-type environment and to provide a bridge between home and school.

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

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Year Value
1983 26.06
1985 26.55
1986 29.99
1987 27.23
1990 31.36
1993 34.91
1994 35.65
1995 37.07
1996 38.51
1997 39.41
1998 40.38
1999 43.07
2000 43.37
2001 43.20
2002 43.42
2003 52.15
2004 51.67
2005 50.69
2006 51.08
2007 49.91
2008 48.83
2009 52.06
2012 60.27
2014 74.89

School enrollment, primary (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, primary (% gross) in Kenya was 111.40 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 44 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 119.88 in 1980 and a minimum value of 62.82 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 62.82
1971 64.68
1972 68.68
1973 71.80
1974 106.34
1975 109.29
1976 105.03
1977 104.07
1978 99.71
1979 119.35
1980 119.88
1981 116.06
1982 117.47
1983 116.51
1984 111.76
1985 106.57
1986 106.02
1987 105.31
1988 103.32
1989 103.89
1990 100.43
1991 98.26
1992 96.85
1993 96.06
1994 92.65
1995 90.54
1998 92.02
1999 90.89
2000 95.69
2001 97.41
2002 91.91
2003 107.37
2004 107.42
2005 107.68
2006 105.57
2007 112.63
2008 112.30
2009 113.27
2012 116.13
2014 111.40

School enrollment, primary, female (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, primary, female (% gross) in Kenya was 111.58 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 44 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 116.47 in 2012 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 55.73
1972 59.78
1973 63.43
1974 96.45
1975 101.05
1976 98.18
1977 97.84
1978 94.10
1979 113.52
1980 114.94
1981 112.02
1982 113.83
1983 112.90
1984 108.83
1985 104.13
1986 103.37
1987 102.83
1988 101.45
1989 101.87
1990 98.66
1991 96.79
1992 95.41
1993 95.02
1994 91.97
1995 89.78
1998 91.11
1999 89.56
2000 95.00
2001 96.45
2002 89.53
2003 104.78
2004 104.33
2005 105.51
2006 104.12
2007 111.85
2008 111.17
2009 112.04
2012 116.47
2014 111.58

School enrollment, primary, male (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, primary, male (% gross) in Kenya was 111.22 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 44 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 125.17 in 1979 and a minimum value of 72.56 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 72.56
1971 73.71
1972 77.66
1973 80.23
1974 116.29
1975 117.58
1976 111.91
1977 110.33
1978 105.34
1979 125.17
1980 124.81
1981 120.11
1982 121.10
1983 120.10
1984 114.68
1985 109.00
1986 108.65
1987 107.77
1988 105.17
1989 105.88
1990 102.17
1991 99.71
1992 98.27
1993 97.09
1994 93.32
1995 91.30
1998 92.92
1999 92.19
2000 96.37
2001 98.37
2002 94.26
2003 109.93
2004 110.48
2005 109.82
2006 107.01
2007 113.40
2008 113.42
2009 114.48
2012 115.79
2014 111.22

School enrollment, primary (% net)

The value for School enrollment, primary (% net) in Kenya was 84.87 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 13 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 86.34 in 2007 and a minimum value of 62.03 in 2002.

Definition: Net enrollment rate is the ratio of children of official school age 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 65.42
2001 66.90
2002 62.03
2003 74.51
2004 73.78
2005 75.42
2006 75.27
2007 86.34
2008 82.08
2009 82.78
2012 84.87

School enrollment, primary, female (% net)

The value for School enrollment, primary, female (% net) in Kenya was 86.60 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 13 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 86.60 in 2012 and a minimum value of 62.25 in 2002.

Definition: Net enrollment rate is the ratio of children of official school age 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 62.61
2000 66.29
2001 67.61
2002 62.25
2003 74.53
2004 73.87
2005 75.73
2006 75.94
2007 86.40
2008 82.65
2009 83.31
2012 86.60

School enrollment, primary, male (% net)

The value for School enrollment, primary, male (% net) in Kenya was 83.17 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 13 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 86.28 in 2007 and a minimum value of 61.81 in 2002.

Definition: Net enrollment rate is the ratio of children of official school age 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 61.99
2000 64.56
2001 66.20
2002 61.81
2003 74.48
2004 73.69
2005 75.12
2006 74.61
2007 86.28
2008 81.50
2009 82.26
2012 83.17

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
2007 9.63
2008 10.79
2009 10.58

School enrollment, secondary (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, secondary (% gross) in Kenya was 67.64 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 42 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 67.64 in 2012 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 30.52
1984 31.98
1985 39.63
1986 39.08
1987 41.12
1988 40.46
1999 38.52
2000 39.31
2001 40.36
2002 41.00
2003 43.14
2004 47.19
2005 47.90
2006 50.10
2007 52.67
2008 59.41
2009 60.43
2012 67.64

School enrollment, secondary, female (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, secondary, female (% gross) in Kenya was 65.17 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 42 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 65.17 in 2012 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 12.36
1973 13.15
1974 14.39
1975 15.95
1980 24.76
1981 24.53
1982 24.34
1983 25.51
1984 27.40
1985 33.96
1986 34.35
1987 36.33
1988 35.94
1999 37.64
2000 38.32
2001 39.07
2002 40.06
2003 43.65
2004 45.56
2005 46.77
2006 48.38
2007 49.14
2008 56.80
2009 57.37
2012 65.17

School enrollment, secondary, male (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, secondary, male (% gross) in Kenya was 70.09 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 42 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 70.09 in 2012 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 34.16
1982 34.22
1983 35.57
1984 36.57
1985 45.31
1986 43.82
1987 45.93
1988 44.98
1999 39.39
2000 40.30
2001 41.63
2002 41.93
2003 42.63
2004 48.80
2005 49.01
2006 51.80
2007 56.18
2008 62.00
2009 63.47
2012 70.09

School enrollment, secondary (% net)

The value for School enrollment, secondary (% net) in Kenya was 56.51 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 12 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 56.51 in 2012 and a minimum value of 33.32 in 2000.

Definition: Net enrollment rate is the ratio of children of official school age 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 33.32
2001 34.15
2002 34.67
2003 36.31
2004 39.17
2005 41.03
2006 42.28
2007 44.44
2008 49.71
2009 50.24
2012 56.51

School enrollment, secondary, female (% net)

The value for School enrollment, secondary, female (% net) in Kenya was 55.62 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 12 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 55.62 in 2012 and a minimum value of 33.06 in 2000.

Definition: Net enrollment rate is the ratio of children of official school age 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 33.06
2001 33.70
2002 34.51
2003 35.76
2004 39.33
2005 41.31
2006 41.54
2007 42.15
2008 48.62
2009 48.67
2012 55.62

School enrollment, secondary, male (% net)

The value for School enrollment, secondary, male (% net) in Kenya was 57.39 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 12 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 57.39 in 2012 and a minimum value of 33.58 in 2000.

Definition: Net enrollment rate is the ratio of children of official school age 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 33.58
2001 34.60
2002 34.82
2003 36.86
2004 39.02
2005 40.76
2006 43.02
2007 46.71
2008 50.80
2009 51.80
2012 57.39

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 4.05 as of 2009. As the graph below shows, over the past 39 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 4.05 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 2.97
2009 4.05

School enrollment, tertiary, female (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, tertiary, female (% gross) in Kenya was 3.34 as of 2009. As the graph below shows, over the past 25 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 3.34 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 1.96
2002 1.97
2004 2.19
2005 2.22
2009 3.34

School enrollment, tertiary, male (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, tertiary, male (% gross) in Kenya was 4.75 as of 2009. As the graph below shows, over the past 25 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 4.75 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 3.71
2009 4.75

Classification

Topic: Education Indicators

Sub-Topic: Participation