Belgium - Primary completion rate

Primary completion rate, female (% of relevant age group)

Primary completion rate, female (% of relevant age group) in Belgium was 90.90 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 41 years was 91.94 in 2013, while its lowest value was 68.74 in 1974.

Definition: Primary completion rate, or gross intake ratio to the last grade of primary education, is the number of new entrants (enrollments minus repeaters) in the last grade of primary education, regardless of age, divided by the population at the entrance age for the last grade of primary education. Data limitations preclude adjusting for students who drop out during the final year of primary education.

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

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Year Value
1974 68.74
1975 70.17
1976 71.35
1977 74.42
1978 75.19
1979 70.38
1980 71.37
1981 77.80
1982 81.78
1983 75.61
1984 78.96
1985 76.84
1986 75.32
1987 74.21
1988 75.74
1991 82.00
2006 86.85
2007 88.11
2008 88.61
2009 89.49
2010 90.70
2012 90.66
2013 91.94
2014 90.27
2015 90.90

Primary completion rate, male (% of relevant age group)

Primary completion rate, male (% of relevant age group) in Belgium was 86.98 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 41 years was 87.40 in 2010, while its lowest value was 66.64 in 1974.

Definition: Primary completion rate, or gross intake ratio to the last grade of primary education, is the number of new entrants (enrollments minus repeaters) in the last grade of primary education, regardless of age, divided by the population at the entrance age for the last grade of primary education. Data limitations preclude adjusting for students who drop out during the final year of primary education.

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

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Year Value
1974 66.64
1975 69.10
1976 70.24
1977 71.66
1978 75.59
1979 67.84
1980 67.49
1981 73.79
1982 74.57
1983 70.01
1984 73.54
1985 71.98
1986 70.73
1987 69.84
1988 71.34
1991 76.34
2006 84.96
2007 84.33
2008 84.71
2009 86.05
2010 87.40
2012 87.08
2013 87.24
2014 86.61
2015 86.98

Primary completion rate, total (% of relevant age group)

Primary completion rate, total (% of relevant age group) in Belgium was 88.89 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 41 years was 89.54 in 2013, while its lowest value was 67.67 in 1974.

Definition: Primary completion rate, or gross intake ratio to the last grade of primary education, is the number of new entrants (enrollments minus repeaters) in the last grade of primary education, regardless of age, divided by the population at the entrance age for the last grade of primary education. Data limitations preclude adjusting for students who drop out during the final year of primary education.

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

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Year Value
1974 67.67
1975 69.62
1976 70.78
1977 73.01
1978 75.39
1979 69.08
1980 69.38
1981 75.74
1982 78.09
1983 72.74
1984 76.18
1985 74.35
1986 72.97
1987 71.97
1988 73.49
1991 79.11
2006 85.88
2007 86.18
2008 86.62
2009 87.73
2010 89.02
2012 88.83
2013 89.54
2014 88.40
2015 88.89

Classification

Topic: Education Indicators

Sub-Topic: Outcomes