St. Vincent and the Grenadines - Primary education

Primary education, duration (years)

Primary education, duration (years) in St. Vincent and the Grenadines 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. Vincent and the Grenadines was 14,435 as of 2010. As the graph below shows, over the past 39 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 34,521 in 1972 and a minimum value of 14,435 in 2010.

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
1971 28,225
1972 34,521
1974 21,664
1975 20,724
1976 21,854
1982 21,497
1984 22,454
1986 24,561
1987 22,324
1991 22,030
1994 21,386
2000 19,183
2001 19,052
2002 18,130
2003 18,629
2004 17,536
2005 17,858
2007 15,928
2008 15,532
2009 14,909
2010 14,435

Primary education, pupils (% female)

Primary education, pupils (% female) in St. Vincent and the Grenadines was 47.66 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 39 years was 49.45 in 1972, while its lowest value was 47.03 in 2005.

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
1971 49.40
1972 49.45
1974 48.81
1975 49.16
1976 48.53
1982 48.55
1984 48.07
1986 48.52
1987 48.92
1991 49.23
1994 48.51
2000 48.19
2001 48.34
2002 48.39
2003 48.66
2004 48.37
2005 47.03
2007 48.25
2008 47.39
2009 47.78
2010 47.66

Primary education, teachers

The value for Primary education, teachers in St. Vincent and the Grenadines was 887.00 as of 2010. As the graph below shows, over the past 38 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 1,765.00 in 1972 and a minimum value of 879.00 in 2009.

Definition: Primary 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
1972 1,765.00
1976 1,210.00
1982 1,184.00
1987 1,258.00
1991 1,119.00
2000 1,032.00
2001 1,004.00
2002 1,049.00
2003 1,061.00
2004 1,018.00
2005 1,020.00
2007 933.00
2008 916.00
2009 879.00
2010 887.00

Primary education, teachers (% female)

Primary education, teachers (% female) in St. Vincent and the Grenadines was 77.90 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 38 years was 86.57 in 2008, while its lowest value was 35.13 in 1972.

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.

See also:

Year Value
1972 35.13
1976 42.81
1982 62.16
1987 63.91
1991 66.67
2000 70.74
2001 72.31
2002 70.92
2003 73.14
2004 72.40
2005 72.55
2007 77.06
2008 86.57
2009 78.16
2010 77.90

Classification

Topic: Education Indicators

Sub-Topic: Outcomes