St. Kitts and Nevis - Primary education

Primary education, duration (years)

Primary education, duration (years) in St. Kitts and Nevis was 7.00 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 42 years was 7.00 in 2012, while its lowest value was 7.00 in 1970.

Definition: Primary duration refers to the number of years of full-time equivalent duration in primary education in the school system according to ISCED.

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

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

Primary education, pupils

The value for Primary education, pupils in St. Kitts and Nevis was 5,993 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 35 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 8,804 in 1976 and a minimum value of 5,993 in 2011.

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

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

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Year Value
1976 8,804
1977 8,724
1978 8,223
1979 7,818
1980 8,320
1981 7,149
1982 7,074
1984 8,070
1985 7,655
1986 7,810
1987 7,796
1988 7,585
1989 7,473
1990 7,665
1992 7,236
1993 7,068
2000 6,922
2001 6,717
2002 6,440
2003 6,401
2004 6,394
2005 6,350
2007 6,172
2008 6,474
2009 6,334
2010 6,255
2011 5,993

Primary education, pupils (% female)

Primary education, pupils (% female) in St. Kitts and Nevis was 49.82 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 35 years was 50.19 in 2004, while its lowest value was 42.09 in 1986.

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

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

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Year Value
1976 48.23
1977 47.64
1978 47.90
1979 48.58
1980 49.13
1981 48.79
1982 42.51
1984 49.27
1985 46.05
1986 42.09
1987 49.60
1988 49.11
1989 49.03
1990 48.14
1992 48.49
1993 48.70
2000 48.63
2001 49.86
2002 49.35
2003 49.04
2004 50.19
2005 49.76
2007 49.45
2008 49.81
2009 49.83
2010 49.40
2011 49.82

Primary education, teachers

The value for Primary education, teachers in St. Kitts and Nevis was 459.00 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 31 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 459.00 in 2011 and a minimum value of 263.00 in 1988.

Definition: Primary 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
1980 331.00
1984 357.00
1985 339.00
1986 353.00
1987 266.00
1988 263.00
1989 331.00
1990 346.00
1992 350.00
2000 356.00
2001 355.00
2002 386.00
2003 368.00
2004 367.00
2005 360.00
2007 372.00
2008 401.00
2009 443.00
2010 443.00
2011 459.00

Primary education, teachers (% female)

Primary education, teachers (% female) in St. Kitts and Nevis was 87.58 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 27 years was 89.03 in 2008, while its lowest value was 60.62 in 1986.

Definition: Female teachers as a percentage of total primary 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
1984 78.99
1985 81.71
1986 60.62
1987 74.06
1988 69.58
1989 75.53
1990 63.87
1992 79.43
2000 82.58
2001 88.17
2002 86.79
2003 85.05
2004 85.29
2005 85.83
2007 86.83
2008 89.03
2009 87.36
2010 86.68
2011 87.58

Classification

Topic: Education Indicators

Sub-Topic: Outcomes