Zambia - Children out of school

Children out of school, primary

The value for Children out of school, primary in Zambia was 71,036 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 39 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 565,556 in 2001 and a minimum value of 20,539 in 2008.

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
1972 152,280
1976 170,334
1977 181,021
1978 200,779
1979 212,368
1980 217,027
1981 219,841
1982 225,139
1983 210,335
1984 201,995
1986 199,126
1988 242,179
1994 377,496
1995 416,897
1998 505,073
1999 541,000
2000 550,498
2001 565,556
2002 514,982
2004 260,579
2005 78,933
2006 94,611
2007 74,124
2008 20,539
2009 127,271
2010 184,450
2011 71,036

Children out of school, primary, female

The value for Children out of school, primary, female in Zambia was 20,463 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 39 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 284,777 in 2001 and a minimum value of 20,463 in 2011.

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
1972 100,465
1976 106,628
1977 110,429
1978 118,125
1979 121,718
1980 123,283
1981 124,204
1982 127,138
1983 120,827
1984 118,107
1986 113,959
1988 131,790
1994 200,483
1995 219,260
1998 262,222
1999 281,373
2000 281,107
2001 284,777
2002 261,521
2004 127,059
2005 27,998
2006 26,884
2007 31,347
2009 47,134
2010 76,290
2011 20,463

Children out of school, primary, male

The value for Children out of school, primary, male in Zambia was 50,573 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 39 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 280,779 in 2001 and a minimum value of 42,777 in 2007.

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.

See also:

Year Value
1972 51,815
1976 63,706
1977 70,592
1978 82,654
1979 90,650
1980 93,744
1981 95,637
1982 98,001
1983 89,508
1984 83,888
1986 85,167
1988 110,389
1994 177,013
1995 197,637
1998 242,851
1999 259,627
2000 269,391
2001 280,779
2002 253,461
2004 133,520
2005 50,935
2006 67,727
2007 42,777
2009 80,137
2010 108,160
2011 50,573

Classification

Topic: Education Indicators

Sub-Topic: Participation