Zambia - Children out of school

Children out of school, primary

The value for Children out of school, primary in Zambia was 195,582 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 41 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 557,895 in 2001 and a minimum value of 104,830 in 2005.

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 161,254
1976 183,678
1977 196,307
1978 217,960
1979 231,081
1980 236,653
1981 240,261
1982 246,128
1983 231,545
1984 222,821
1986 217,485
1988 257,068
1994 371,384
1995 407,889
1998 487,831
1999 525,862
2000 539,553
2001 557,895
2002 512,894
2004 275,327
2005 104,830
2006 127,261
2007 115,799
2008 112,146
2009 196,177
2010 271,516
2011 170,939
2012 124,814
2013 195,582

Children out of school, primary, female

The value for Children out of school, primary, female in Zambia was 93,001 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 41 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 286,174 in 2001 and a minimum value of 48,564 in 2005.

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 104,928
1976 113,000
1977 117,677
1978 126,257
1979 130,623
1980 132,737
1981 134,146
1982 137,618
1983 131,826
1984 129,435
1986 125,385
1988 142,679
1994 201,537
1995 218,934
1998 257,994
1999 278,440
2000 280,623
2001 286,174
2002 266,112
2004 141,288
2005 48,564
2006 51,294
2007 60,693
2009 90,712
2010 129,060
2011 79,451
2012 51,122
2013 93,001

Children out of school, primary, male

The value for Children out of school, primary, male in Zambia was 102,581 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 41 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 271,721 in 2001 and a minimum value of 55,106 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 56,326
1976 70,678
1977 78,630
1978 91,703
1979 100,458
1980 103,916
1981 106,115
1982 108,510
1983 99,719
1984 93,386
1986 92,100
1988 114,389
1994 169,847
1995 188,955
1998 229,837
1999 247,422
2000 258,930
2001 271,721
2002 246,782
2004 134,039
2005 56,266
2006 75,967
2007 55,106
2009 105,465
2010 142,456
2011 91,488
2012 73,692
2013 102,581

Classification

Topic: Education Indicators

Sub-Topic: Participation