Kuwait - Secondary education

Secondary education, duration (years)

Secondary education, duration (years) in Kuwait was 7.00 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 42 years was 8.00 in 2004, while its lowest value was 7.00 in 2005.

Definition: Secondary education, duration (years) is the number of grades (years) in secondary school.

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

See also:

Year Value
1970 8.00
1971 8.00
1972 8.00
1973 8.00
1974 8.00
1975 8.00
1976 8.00
1977 8.00
1978 8.00
1979 8.00
1980 8.00
1981 8.00
1982 8.00
1983 8.00
1984 8.00
1985 8.00
1986 8.00
1987 8.00
1988 8.00
1989 8.00
1990 8.00
1991 8.00
1992 8.00
1993 8.00
1994 8.00
1995 8.00
1996 8.00
1997 8.00
1998 8.00
1999 8.00
2000 8.00
2001 8.00
2002 8.00
2003 8.00
2004 8.00
2005 7.00
2006 7.00
2007 7.00
2008 7.00
2009 7.00
2010 7.00
2011 7.00
2012 7.00

Secondary education, pupils

The value for Secondary education, pupils in Kuwait was 262,378 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 40 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 271,422 in 1990 and a minimum value of 70,734 in 1971.

Definition: Secondary education pupils is the total number of pupils enrolled at secondary level in public and private schools.

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

See also:

Year Value
1971 70,734
1972 78,754
1973 84,935
1974 90,443
1975 97,689
1976 108,219
1977 131,589
1978 143,392
1979 154,982
1980 167,656
1981 181,882
1982 196,413
1983 209,592
1984 220,981
1985 230,913
1986 239,581
1987 245,697
1988 256,558
1989 265,001
1990 271,422
1992 167,331
1993 177,675
1994 187,941
1995 198,661
1996 206,934
1997 216,223
1998 225,249
1999 235,106
2000 239,997
2001 243,757
2002 243,468
2003 260,695
2004 267,114
2005 244,432
2006 236,410
2007 247,233
2008 249,879
2009 255,101
2010 258,184
2011 262,378

Secondary education, pupils (% female)

Secondary education, pupils (% female) in Kuwait was 49.69 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 40 years was 50.65 in 2005, while its lowest value was 42.67 in 1971.

Definition: Female pupils as a percentage of total pupils at secondary level includes enrollments in public and private schools.

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

See also:

Year Value
1971 42.67
1972 43.37
1973 44.04
1974 44.70
1975 45.08
1976 45.40
1977 45.34
1978 45.42
1979 45.58
1980 45.74
1981 45.76
1982 45.80
1983 46.00
1984 46.38
1985 46.80
1986 47.07
1987 47.26
1988 47.55
1989 47.79
1990 48.28
1992 49.42
1993 49.18
1994 49.22
1995 49.22
1996 49.09
1997 49.17
1998 49.33
1999 49.13
2000 49.52
2001 49.97
2002 49.76
2003 49.68
2004 49.95
2005 50.65
2006 49.75
2007 48.91
2008 49.55
2009 49.30
2010 50.02
2011 49.69

Secondary education, general pupils

The value for Secondary education, general pupils in Kuwait was 262,378 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 40 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 270,580 in 1990 and a minimum value of 67,038 in 1971.

Definition: Secondary general pupils are the number of secondary students enrolled in general education programs, including teacher training.

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

See also:

Year Value
1971 67,038
1972 75,247
1973 82,505
1974 88,719
1975 95,870
1976 106,891
1977 130,405
1978 142,521
1979 154,277
1980 167,253
1981 181,461
1982 195,741
1983 208,589
1984 219,758
1985 229,738
1986 238,420
1987 244,843
1988 255,722
1989 264,138
1990 270,580
1991 140,324
1992 166,697
1993 176,572
1994 186,839
1995 197,326
1996 204,959
1997 214,001
1998 223,035
1999 231,115
2000 235,852
2001 239,520
2002 239,047
2003 247,103
2004 251,553
2005 234,073
2006 231,236
2007 242,631
2008 246,100
2009 250,745
2010 258,184
2011 262,378

Secondary education, general pupils (% female)

Secondary education, general pupils (% female) in Kuwait was 49.69 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 40 years was 50.68 in 2006, while its lowest value was 42.40 in 1971.

Definition: Secondary general pupils are the number of secondary students enrolled in general education programs, including teacher training.

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

See also:

Year Value
1971 42.40
1972 43.23
1973 44.18
1974 45.07
1975 45.43
1976 45.77
1977 45.65
1978 45.65
1979 45.78
1980 45.85
1981 45.86
1982 45.95
1983 46.22
1984 46.60
1985 47.00
1986 47.27
1987 47.39
1988 47.68
1989 47.92
1990 48.38
1991 49.07
1992 49.53
1993 49.37
1994 49.31
1995 49.32
1996 49.29
1997 49.35
1998 49.47
1999 49.61
2000 49.71
2001 50.17
2002 50.05
2003 50.17
2004 50.15
2005 50.61
2006 50.68
2007 49.63
2008 50.21
2009 49.98
2010 50.02
2011 49.69

Secondary education, vocational pupils

The value for Secondary education, vocational pupils in Kuwait was 4,356.00 as of 2009. As the graph below shows, over the past 38 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 15,561.00 in 2004 and a minimum value of 403.00 in 1980.

Definition: Secondary vocational pupils are the number of secondary students enrolled in technical and vocational education programs, including teacher training.

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

See also:

Year Value
1971 3,696.00
1972 3,507.00
1973 2,430.00
1974 1,724.00
1975 1,819.00
1976 1,328.00
1977 1,184.00
1978 871.00
1979 705.00
1980 403.00
1981 421.00
1982 672.00
1983 1,003.00
1984 1,223.00
1985 1,175.00
1986 1,161.00
1987 854.00
1988 836.00
1989 863.00
1990 842.00
1992 634.00
1993 1,103.00
1994 1,102.00
1995 1,335.00
1996 1,975.00
1997 2,222.00
1998 2,214.00
1999 3,991.00
2000 4,145.00
2001 4,237.00
2002 4,421.00
2003 13,592.00
2004 15,561.00
2005 10,359.00
2006 5,174.00
2007 4,602.00
2008 3,779.00
2009 4,356.00

Secondary education, vocational pupils (% female)

Secondary education, vocational pupils (% female) in Kuwait was 10.38 as of 2009. Its highest value over the past 38 years was 51.42 in 2005, while its lowest value was 0.00 in 1980.

Definition: Secondary vocational pupils are the number of secondary students enrolled in technical and vocational education programs, including teacher training.

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

See also:

Year Value
1971 47.67
1972 46.51
1973 39.34
1974 25.81
1975 26.61
1976 14.98
1977 10.14
1978 8.50
1979 3.69
1980 0.00
1981 0.00
1982 0.00
1983 0.00
1984 5.72
1985 8.68
1986 7.58
1987 10.77
1988 9.57
1989 9.39
1990 13.06
1992 21.45
1993 19.58
1994 33.48
1995 34.23
1996 28.56
1997 31.59
1998 35.77
1999 21.37
2000 38.99
2001 39.01
2002 34.34
2003 40.88
2004 46.73
2005 51.42
2006 8.29
2007 10.63
2008 6.59
2009 10.38

Secondary education, teachers

The value for Secondary education, teachers in Kuwait was 33,561 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 40 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 33,561 in 2011 and a minimum value of 5,476 in 1971.

Definition: Secondary education teachers includes full-time and part-time teachers.

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

See also:

Year Value
1971 5,476
1972 6,469
1973 7,041
1974 7,636
1975 8,703
1976 9,371
1977 11,198
1978 12,187
1979 12,987
1980 14,116
1981 15,342
1982 16,329
1983 17,155
1984 16,965
1985 18,106
1986 18,795
1987 19,270
1988 20,066
1989 21,112
1990 21,711
1992 15,062
1993 16,081
1994 17,424
1995 18,405
1996 19,097
1997 19,878
1998 21,307
1999 22,264
2000 22,244
2001 23,311
2002 23,673
2004 25,290
2006 24,442
2007 26,100
2008 27,496
2009 31,206
2010 32,412
2011 33,561

Secondary education, teachers, female

The value for Secondary education, teachers, female in Kuwait was 18,167 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 40 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 18,167 in 2011 and a minimum value of 2,435 in 1971.

Definition: Secondary education teachers includes full-time and part-time teachers.

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

See also:

Year Value
1971 2,435
1972 2,980
1973 3,282
1974 3,590
1975 4,108
1976 4,564
1977 5,433
1978 5,890
1979 6,388
1980 6,971
1981 7,607
1982 8,215
1983 8,536
1984 8,664
1985 9,249
1986 9,726
1987 9,917
1988 10,340
1989 10,925
1990 11,384
1992 7,963
1993 8,517
1994 9,294
1995 9,850
1997 10,860
1998 11,780
1999 12,387
2000 12,277
2001 12,911
2002 13,144
2004 13,606
2006 13,064
2007 13,926
2008 14,999
2009 16,900
2010 17,740
2011 18,167

Secondary education, teachers (% female)

Secondary education, teachers (% female) in Kuwait was 54.13 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 40 years was 55.64 in 1999, while its lowest value was 44.47 in 1971.

Definition: Female teachers as a percentage of total secondary education teachers includes full-time and part-time teachers.

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

See also:

Year Value
1971 44.47
1972 46.07
1973 46.61
1974 47.01
1975 47.20
1976 48.70
1977 48.52
1978 48.33
1979 49.19
1980 49.38
1981 49.58
1982 50.31
1983 49.76
1984 51.07
1985 51.08
1986 51.75
1987 51.46
1988 51.53
1989 51.75
1990 52.43
1992 52.87
1993 52.96
1994 53.34
1995 53.52
1997 54.63
1998 55.29
1999 55.64
2000 55.19
2001 55.39
2002 55.52
2004 53.80
2006 53.45
2007 53.36
2008 54.55
2009 54.16
2010 54.73
2011 54.13

Classification

Topic: Education Indicators

Sub-Topic: Outcomes