Somalia - Ratio of girls to boys in primary and secondary education

School enrollment, primary and secondary (gross), gender parity index (GPI)

School enrollment, primary and secondary (gross), gender parity index (GPI) in Somalia was 0.537 as of 2007. Its highest value over the past 36 years was 0.551 in 1980, while its lowest value was 0.295 in 1971.

Definition: Gender parity index for gross enrollment ratio in primary and secondary education is the ratio of girls to boys enrolled at primary and secondary levels in public and private schools.

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

See also:

Year Value
1971 0.295
1972 0.299
1973 0.322
1974 0.369
1976 0.507
1977 0.528
1978 0.551
1979 0.542
1980 0.551
1981 0.530
1982 0.527
1983 0.525
1984 0.545
1985 0.532
1986 0.518
2007 0.537

Classification

Topic: Education Indicators

Sub-Topic: Participation