Belgium - Persistence to last grade of primary

Persistence to last grade of primary, female (% of cohort)

Persistence to last grade of primary, female (% of cohort) in Belgium was 94.58 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 40 years was 98.66 in 2012, while its lowest value was 66.01 in 1982.

Definition: Persistence to last grade of primary is the percentage of children enrolled in the first grade of primary school who eventually reach the last grade of primary education. The estimate is based on the reconstructed cohort method.

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

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Year Value
1974 72.26
1975 67.47
1976 73.54
1977 70.46
1978 70.51
1979 71.24
1980 75.30
1981 77.08
1982 66.01
1983 72.02
1984 74.54
1985 77.66
1986 79.19
1987 79.88
2005 94.45
2006 94.56
2007 88.44
2008 94.75
2009 98.32
2012 98.66
2013 93.60
2014 94.58

Persistence to last grade of primary, male (% of cohort)

Persistence to last grade of primary, male (% of cohort) in Belgium was 92.36 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 40 years was 95.85 in 2012, while its lowest value was 55.28 in 1982.

Definition: Persistence to last grade of primary is the percentage of children enrolled in the first grade of primary school who eventually reach the last grade of primary education. The estimate is based on the reconstructed cohort method.

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

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Year Value
1974 69.96
1975 68.61
1976 71.71
1977 66.71
1978 65.42
1979 68.17
1980 69.52
1981 71.92
1982 55.28
1983 66.76
1984 68.45
1985 72.93
1986 74.52
1987 75.74
2005 92.81
2006 92.24
2007 86.05
2008 92.17
2009 95.37
2012 95.85
2013 90.82
2014 92.36

Persistence to last grade of primary, total (% of cohort)

Persistence to last grade of primary, total (% of cohort) in Belgium was 93.46 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 40 years was 97.23 in 2012, while its lowest value was 60.37 in 1982.

Definition: Persistence to last grade of primary is the percentage of children enrolled in the first grade of primary school who eventually reach the last grade of primary education. The estimate is based on the reconstructed cohort method.

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

See also:

Year Value
1974 71.07
1975 67.99
1976 72.59
1977 68.55
1978 67.88
1979 69.67
1980 72.32
1981 74.45
1982 60.37
1983 69.31
1984 71.42
1985 75.25
1986 76.81
1987 77.78
2005 93.62
2006 93.39
2007 87.23
2008 93.44
2009 96.82
2012 97.23
2013 92.19
2014 93.46

Classification

Topic: Education Indicators

Sub-Topic: Efficiency