Nepal - School enrollment

School enrollment, preprimary (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, preprimary (% gross) in Nepal was 11.92 as of 2002. As the graph below shows, over the past 19 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 12.05 in 2001 and a minimum value of 1.03 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 1.03
1984 1.13
1999 10.37
2000 11.90
2001 12.05
2002 11.92

School enrollment, preprimary, female (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, preprimary, female (% gross) in Nepal was 10.91 as of 2002. As the graph below shows, over the past 19 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 10.91 in 2002 and a minimum value of 0.80 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 0.80
1984 0.95
1999 8.94
2000 10.13
2001 10.58
2002 10.91

School enrollment, preprimary, male (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, preprimary, male (% gross) in Nepal was 12.87 as of 2002. As the graph below shows, over the past 19 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 13.59 in 2000 and a minimum value of 1.24 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 1.24
1984 1.30
1999 11.72
2000 13.59
2001 13.44
2002 12.87

School enrollment, primary (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, primary (% gross) in Nepal was 115.10 as of 2002. As the graph below shows, over the past 32 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 118.05 in 1996 and a minimum value of 25.75 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 25.75
1972 39.86
1973 41.18
1974 45.07
1975 50.70
1976 58.89
1977 68.33
1978 75.59
1979 85.10
1980 87.57
1981 68.86
1982 71.20
1983 76.40
1984 79.98
1985 80.94
1986 81.20
1987 83.20
1988 87.55
1989 102.24
1990 110.18
1991 111.46
1992 114.40
1993 113.63
1994 114.41
1995 114.23
1996 118.05
1999 114.41
2000 117.78
2001 110.50
2002 115.10

School enrollment, primary, female (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, primary, female (% gross) in Nepal was 106.29 as of 2002. As the graph below shows, over the past 32 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 106.29 in 2002 and a minimum value of 7.92 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 7.92
1972 14.01
1973 11.87
1974 13.68
1975 16.17
1976 24.37
1977 31.07
1978 37.07
1979 46.97
1980 50.73
1981 38.33
1982 40.63
1983 44.26
1984 48.33
1985 50.05
1986 50.61
1987 52.59
1988 57.72
1989 73.38
1990 82.15
1991 85.86
1992 90.69
1993 90.98
1994 93.32
1995 94.25
1996 99.29
1999 98.99
2000 103.61
2001 100.52
2002 106.29

School enrollment, primary, male (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, primary, male (% gross) in Nepal was 123.40 as of 2002. As the graph below shows, over the past 32 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 136.55 in 1992 and a minimum value of 42.52 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 42.52
1972 64.27
1973 68.86
1974 74.72
1975 83.29
1976 91.42
1977 103.42
1978 111.85
1979 120.92
1980 122.12
1981 97.48
1982 99.81
1983 106.47
1984 109.59
1985 109.84
1986 109.82
1987 111.81
1988 115.41
1989 129.18
1990 136.33
1991 135.39
1992 136.55
1993 134.79
1994 134.14
1995 132.93
1996 135.59
1999 128.89
2000 131.10
2001 119.89
2002 123.40

School enrollment, primary (% net)

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
1983 57.22
1984 58.60
1988 65.31
1999 65.12
2000 71.13

School enrollment, primary, female (% net)

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
1983 33.66
1984 35.80
1988 43.06
1999 57.05
2000 63.96

School enrollment, primary, male (% net)

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
1983 79.27
1984 79.94
1988 86.10
1999 72.70
2000 77.87

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

School enrollment, primary, private (% of total primary) in Nepal was 14.03 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 29 years was 15.22 in 2005, while its lowest value was 1.16 in 1984.

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
1983 1.24
1984 1.16
1988 4.22
1991 4.70
1992 5.94
2001 6.57
2002 7.00
2003 14.72
2005 15.22
2007 8.60
2008 10.25
2010 13.15
2011 11.88
2012 14.03

School enrollment, secondary (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, secondary (% gross) in Nepal was 43.50 as of 2006. As the graph below shows, over the past 34 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 46.09 in 2005 and a minimum value of 11.32 in 1972.

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
1972 11.32
1973 12.41
1974 12.44
1975 13.20
1976 11.98
1977 13.73
1978 16.02
1979 18.90
1980 20.98
1981 18.05
1982 20.76
1983 22.85
1984 24.23
1985 25.71
1986 27.18
1987 28.47
1988 29.37
1989 31.00
1990 32.22
1991 34.26
1992 37.01
1993 38.45
1994 38.90
1995 40.76
1996 43.76
1999 33.69
2000 34.99
2001 37.99
2002 41.78
2003 42.86
2005 46.09
2006 43.50

School enrollment, secondary, female (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, secondary, female (% gross) in Nepal was 40.78 as of 2006. As the graph below shows, over the past 34 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 42.51 in 2005 and a minimum value of 3.57 in 1973.

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
1972 3.89
1973 3.57
1974 3.66
1975 3.92
1976 4.33
1977 5.09
1978 5.92
1979 7.51
1980 8.67
1981 7.32
1982 8.81
1983 10.28
1984 11.50
1985 12.11
1986 13.63
1987 14.88
1988 16.31
1989 17.85
1990 19.35
1991 21.34
1992 24.38
1993 26.25
1994 27.69
1995 30.28
1996 33.91
1999 27.58
2000 28.98
2001 31.60
2002 35.38
2003 37.06
2005 42.51
2006 40.78

School enrollment, secondary, male (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, secondary, male (% gross) in Nepal was 46.06 as of 2006. As the graph below shows, over the past 34 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 52.98 in 1996 and a minimum value of 18.26 in 1972.

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
1972 18.26
1973 20.68
1974 20.66
1975 21.89
1976 19.15
1977 21.83
1978 25.50
1979 29.59
1980 32.54
1981 28.12
1982 31.98
1983 34.64
1984 36.16
1985 38.44
1986 39.84
1987 41.16
1988 41.55
1989 43.26
1990 44.22
1991 46.32
1992 48.82
1993 49.88
1994 49.41
1995 50.58
1996 52.98
1999 39.41
2000 40.61
2001 43.97
2002 47.78
2003 48.30
2005 49.46
2006 46.06

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
2001 15.91
2002 16.59
2003 27.77
2005 26.73
2008 14.36

School enrollment, tertiary (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, tertiary (% gross) in Nepal was 7.26 as of 2006. As the graph below shows, over the past 32 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 7.26 in 2006 and a minimum value of 1.50 in 1976.

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
1974 1.77
1975 1.86
1976 1.50
1977 1.91
1978 2.34
1979 2.75
1981 3.46
1982 3.43
1983 3.09
1984 3.47
1985 3.30
1986 4.63
1987 4.79
1988 5.34
1989 5.57
1990 4.97
1991 5.68
1992 5.22
1993 5.05
1994 4.73
1995 4.35
1996 4.80
2000 4.10
2001 4.36
2002 4.92
2003 4.84
2004 5.56
2005 6.90
2006 7.26

School enrollment, tertiary, female (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, tertiary, female (% gross) in Nepal was 5.41 as of 2006. As the graph below shows, over the past 30 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 5.41 in 2006 and a minimum value of 0.63 in 1976.

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
1976 0.63
1977 0.86
1978 0.95
1983 1.26
1989 2.31
1990 2.37
1991 2.79
2000 2.31
2002 2.07
2003 2.40
2004 3.15
2005 5.25
2006 5.41

School enrollment, tertiary, male (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, tertiary, male (% gross) in Nepal was 9.02 as of 2006. As the graph below shows, over the past 30 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 9.02 in 2006 and a minimum value of 2.31 in 1976.

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
1976 2.31
1977 2.89
1978 3.64
1983 4.81
1989 8.64
1990 7.42
1991 8.40
2000 5.82
2002 7.63
2003 7.16
2004 7.85
2005 8.47
2006 9.02

Classification

Topic: Education Indicators

Sub-Topic: Participation