United States - Children out of school

Children out of school, primary

The value for Children out of school, primary in United States was 1,773,923 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 38 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 4,324,144 in 1975 and a minimum value of 413,386 in 1990.

Definition: Children out of school are the number of primary-school-age children not enrolled in primary or secondary school.

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

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Year Value
1975 4,324,144
1986 1,363,395
1987 1,031,354
1990 413,386
1991 429,154
1993 882,692
1994 982,826
1995 678,640
1996 818,459
1999 598,595
2000 580,495
2001 660,324
2002 987,543
2003 1,103,082
2004 1,366,373
2005 1,147,586
2006 896,918
2007 673,793
2008 600,136
2009 953,493
2010 1,261,861
2011 1,480,959
2012 1,442,532
2013 1,773,923

Children out of school, primary, female

The value for Children out of school, primary, female in United States was 886,724 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 27 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 886,724 in 2013 and a minimum value of 139,641 in 1990.

Definition: Children out of school are the number of primary-school-age children not enrolled in primary or secondary school.

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

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Year Value
1986 553,310
1987 388,666
1990 139,641
1991 185,061
1993 432,279
1994 438,849
1995 314,975
1996 362,908
1999 259,096
2000 268,623
2001 234,904
2002 386,200
2003 460,956
2004 581,278
2005 474,297
2006 320,259
2007 249,321
2008 239,583
2009 340,525
2010 575,966
2011 636,727
2012 706,575
2013 886,724

Children out of school, female (% of female primary school age)

Children out of school, female (% of female primary school age) in United States was 7.37 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 27 years was 7.37 in 2013, while its lowest value was 1.35 in 1990.

Definition: Children out of school are the percentage of primary-school-age children who are not enrolled in primary or secondary school. Children in the official primary age group that are in preprimary education should be considered out of school.

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

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Year Value
1986 5.65
1987 3.93
1990 1.35
1991 1.77
1993 3.97
1994 3.96
1995 2.81
1996 3.21
1999 2.21
2000 2.26
2001 1.96
2002 3.21
2003 3.83
2004 4.86
2005 4.01
2006 2.74
2007 2.14
2008 2.06
2009 2.90
2010 4.86
2011 5.33
2012 5.90
2013 7.37

Children out of school, primary, male

The value for Children out of school, primary, male in United States was 887,199 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 27 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 887,199 in 2013 and a minimum value of 244,093 in 1991.

Definition: Children out of school are the number of primary-school-age children not enrolled in primary or secondary school.

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

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Year Value
1986 810,085
1987 642,688
1990 273,745
1991 244,093
1993 450,413
1994 543,977
1995 363,665
1996 455,551
1999 339,499
2000 311,872
2001 425,420
2002 601,343
2003 642,126
2004 785,095
2005 673,289
2006 576,659
2007 424,472
2008 360,553
2009 612,968
2010 685,895
2011 844,232
2012 735,957
2013 887,199

Children out of school, male (% of male primary school age)

Children out of school, male (% of male primary school age) in United States was 7.08 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 27 years was 7.75 in 1986, while its lowest value was 2.22 in 1991.

Definition: Children out of school are the percentage of primary-school-age children who are not enrolled in primary or secondary school. Children in the official primary age group that are in preprimary education should be considered out of school.

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

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Year Value
1986 7.75
1987 6.10
1990 2.52
1991 2.22
1993 3.95
1994 4.69
1995 3.10
1996 3.84
1999 2.75
2000 2.50
2001 3.38
2002 4.75
2003 5.07
2004 6.24
2005 5.41
2006 4.70
2007 3.48
2008 2.95
2009 4.99
2010 5.53
2011 6.75
2012 5.89
2013 7.08

Children out of school (% of primary school age)

Children out of school (% of primary school age) in United States was 7.22 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 38 years was 18.72 in 1975, while its lowest value was 1.95 in 1990.

Definition: Children out of school are the percentage of primary-school-age children who are not enrolled in primary or secondary school. Children in the official primary age group that are in preprimary education should be considered out of school.

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

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Year Value
1975 18.72
1986 6.73
1987 5.05
1990 1.95
1991 2.00
1993 3.96
1994 4.34
1995 2.96
1996 3.54
1999 2.49
2000 2.38
2001 2.69
2002 4.00
2003 4.46
2004 5.56
2005 4.73
2006 3.75
2007 2.83
2008 2.51
2009 3.97
2010 5.20
2011 6.06
2012 5.89
2013 7.22

Classification

Topic: Education Indicators

Sub-Topic: Participation