Malawi - Secondary education

Secondary education, duration (years)

Secondary education, duration (years) in Malawi was 6.00 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 42 years was 6.00 in 2012, while its lowest value was 6.00 in 1970.

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.

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Year Value
1970 6.00
1971 6.00
1972 6.00
1973 6.00
1974 6.00
1975 6.00
1976 6.00
1977 6.00
1978 6.00
1979 6.00
1980 6.00
1981 6.00
1982 6.00
1983 6.00
1984 6.00
1985 6.00
1986 6.00
1987 6.00
1988 6.00
1989 6.00
1990 6.00
1991 6.00
1992 6.00
1993 6.00
1994 6.00
1995 6.00
1996 6.00
1997 6.00
1998 6.00
1999 6.00
2000 6.00
2001 6.00
2002 6.00
2003 6.00
2004 6.00
2005 6.00
2006 6.00
2007 6.00
2008 6.00
2009 6.00
2010 6.00
2011 6.00
2012 6.00

Secondary education, pupils

The value for Secondary education, pupils in Malawi was 736,364 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 39 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 736,364 in 2011 and a minimum value of 65,634 in 1972.

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.

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Year Value
1972 65,634
1973 71,134
1974 70,050
1975 80,752
1976 85,974
1977 97,119
1978 106,026
1979 111,447
1980 130,975
1981 138,498
1982 149,532
1983 153,679
1984 163,391
1985 168,137
1986 174,752
1987 187,746
1988 194,387
1989 199,043
1990 212,075
1991 222,225
1992 257,558
1993 245,096
1994 218,707
1995 322,999
1996 343,314
1999 556,322
2000 486,786
2001 518,251
2002 517,690
2004 505,303
2005 516,462
2006 565,467
2007 574,003
2008 636,416
2009 666,679
2010 692,157
2011 736,364

Secondary education, pupils (% female)

Secondary education, pupils (% female) in Malawi was 47.41 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 39 years was 47.41 in 2011, while its lowest value was 28.07 in 1978.

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.

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Year Value
1972 33.28
1973 28.71
1975 28.37
1976 28.29
1977 28.38
1978 28.07
1979 29.17
1980 30.50
1981 29.30
1982 30.19
1983 31.09
1984 31.54
1985 32.65
1986 33.58
1987 34.36
1988 35.62
1989 35.85
1990 36.54
1991 37.66
1993 37.48
1994 39.51
1995 40.38
1996 40.33
1999 41.23
2000 42.81
2001 43.60
2002 43.60
2004 44.57
2005 44.71
2006 45.48
2007 45.23
2008 45.61
2009 46.37
2010 47.28
2011 47.41

Secondary education, general pupils

The value for Secondary education, general pupils in Malawi was 736,364 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 40 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 736,364 in 2011 and a minimum value of 58,329 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.

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Year Value
1971 58,329
1972 64,560
1973 69,992
1974 68,776
1975 79,493
1976 84,809
1977 95,727
1978 104,121
1979 109,532
1980 128,952
1981 136,623
1982 147,644
1983 151,865
1984 161,703
1985 166,468
1986 172,934
1987 185,886
1988 191,960
1989 197,059
1990 209,899
1991 219,840
1992 254,947
1993 242,053
1994 215,542
1995 320,489
1996 340,789
1999 556,322
2000 486,786
2001 518,251
2002 517,690
2004 505,303
2005 516,462
2006 565,467
2007 574,003
2008 636,416
2009 666,679
2010 692,157
2011 736,364

Secondary education, general pupils (% female)

Secondary education, general pupils (% female) in Malawi was 47.41 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 39 years was 47.41 in 2011, while its lowest value was 28.30 in 1978.

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.

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Year Value
1972 33.34
1973 28.73
1974 29.22
1975 28.49
1976 28.61
1977 28.48
1978 28.30
1979 29.38
1980 30.70
1981 29.36
1982 30.25
1983 31.16
1984 31.58
1985 32.71
1986 33.64
1987 34.50
1988 35.74
1989 35.94
1990 36.68
1991 37.76
1993 37.52
1994 39.64
1995 40.54
1996 40.48
1999 41.23
2000 42.81
2001 43.60
2002 43.60
2004 44.57
2005 44.71
2006 45.48
2007 45.23
2008 45.61
2009 46.37
2010 47.28
2011 47.41

Secondary education, vocational pupils

The value for Secondary education, vocational pupils in Malawi was 0.00 as of 2010. As the graph below shows, over the past 38 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 3,165.00 in 1994 and a minimum value of 0.00 in 1999.

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.

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Year Value
1972 1,074.00
1973 1,142.00
1974 1,274.00
1975 1,259.00
1976 1,165.00
1977 1,392.00
1978 1,905.00
1979 1,915.00
1980 2,023.00
1981 1,875.00
1982 1,888.00
1983 1,814.00
1984 1,688.00
1985 1,669.00
1986 1,818.00
1987 1,860.00
1988 2,427.00
1989 1,984.00
1990 2,176.00
1991 2,385.00
1992 2,611.00
1993 3,043.00
1994 3,165.00
1995 2,510.00
1996 2,525.00
1999 0.00
2000 0.00
2001 0.00
2002 0.00
2004 0.00
2005 0.00
2006 0.00
2007 0.00
2008 0.00
2009 0.00
2010 0.00

Secondary education, vocational pupils (% female)

Secondary education, vocational pupils (% female) in Malawi was 20.67 as of 1996. Its highest value over the past 24 years was 34.41 in 1993, while its lowest value was 5.24 in 1976.

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.

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Year Value
1972 29.80
1973 26.97
1975 20.89
1976 5.24
1977 21.19
1978 15.85
1979 17.18
1980 17.65
1981 24.32
1982 25.21
1983 25.58
1984 27.84
1985 26.72
1986 27.12
1987 20.43
1988 25.67
1989 27.47
1990 23.25
1991 27.92
1993 34.41
1994 31.09
1995 20.40
1996 20.67

Secondary education, teachers

The value for Secondary education, teachers in Malawi was 17,479 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 12 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 17,479 in 2011 and a minimum value of 9,301 in 1999.

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

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

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Year Value
1999 9,301
2004 13,557
2005 13,659
2006 14,939
2007 14,913
2008 16,535
2010 16,011
2011 17,479

Secondary education, teachers, female

The value for Secondary education, teachers, female in Malawi was 4,931 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 12 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 4,931 in 2011 and a minimum value of 2,932 in 1999.

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

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

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Year Value
1999 2,932
2005 3,469
2007 3,716
2008 4,271
2010 4,329
2011 4,931

Secondary education, teachers (% female)

Secondary education, teachers (% female) in Malawi was 28.21 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 12 years was 31.52 in 1999, while its lowest value was 24.92 in 2007.

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
1999 31.52
2005 25.40
2007 24.92
2008 25.83
2010 27.04
2011 28.21

Classification

Topic: Education Indicators

Sub-Topic: Outcomes