Belgium - School enrollment

School enrollment, preprimary (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, preprimary (% gross) in Belgium was 116.40 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 44 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 121.02 in 2011 and a minimum value of 100.89 in 1971.

Definition: Gross enrollment ratio is the ratio of total enrollment, regardless of age, to the population of the age group that officially corresponds to the level of education shown. Preprimary education refers to programs at the initial stage of organized instruction, designed primarily to introduce very young children to a school-type environment and to provide a bridge between home and school.

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

See also:

Year Value
1971 100.89
1972 101.39
1973 102.52
1974 105.73
1975 107.92
1976 109.96
1977 108.38
1978 104.00
1979 101.67
1980 101.47
1981 102.98
1982 105.15
1983 107.15
1984 109.30
1985 110.69
1986 110.47
1987 106.88
1988 103.98
1989 102.13
1990 102.66
1991 103.61
1992 110.19
1993 113.58
1994 116.56
1995 117.90
1996 116.92
1999 109.11
2000 110.21
2001 111.14
2002 113.18
2003 115.72
2004 116.97
2005 120.74
2006 120.35
2007 119.08
2008 118.62
2009 118.75
2010 119.83
2011 121.02
2012 120.33
2013 118.81
2014 117.90
2015 116.40

School enrollment, preprimary, female (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, preprimary, female (% gross) in Belgium was 116.12 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 44 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 120.90 in 2011 and a minimum value of 101.17 in 1971.

Definition: Gross enrollment ratio is the ratio of total enrollment, regardless of age, to the population of the age group that officially corresponds to the level of education shown. Preprimary education refers to programs at the initial stage of organized instruction, designed primarily to introduce very young children to a school-type environment and to provide a bridge between home and school.

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

See also:

Year Value
1971 101.17
1972 101.79
1973 102.81
1974 106.20
1975 108.16
1976 110.15
1977 108.61
1978 104.01
1979 101.81
1980 101.57
1981 103.42
1982 105.84
1983 107.61
1984 109.44
1985 110.61
1986 110.44
1987 106.82
1988 104.00
1989 102.27
1990 102.79
1991 103.52
1992 110.08
1993 113.60
1994 116.46
1995 117.28
1996 116.59
1999 108.25
2000 109.60
2001 110.79
2002 112.98
2003 115.09
2004 116.59
2005 120.39
2006 119.97
2007 118.66
2008 118.20
2009 118.56
2010 119.51
2011 120.90
2012 120.06
2013 118.50
2014 117.51
2015 116.12

School enrollment, preprimary, male (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, preprimary, male (% gross) in Belgium was 116.67 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 44 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 121.13 in 2011 and a minimum value of 100.61 in 1971.

Definition: Gross enrollment ratio is the ratio of total enrollment, regardless of age, to the population of the age group that officially corresponds to the level of education shown. Preprimary education refers to programs at the initial stage of organized instruction, designed primarily to introduce very young children to a school-type environment and to provide a bridge between home and school.

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

See also:

Year Value
1971 100.61
1972 101.01
1973 102.24
1974 105.28
1975 107.69
1976 109.78
1977 108.16
1978 103.99
1979 101.53
1980 101.37
1981 102.57
1982 104.50
1983 106.71
1984 109.17
1985 110.76
1986 110.50
1987 106.93
1988 103.95
1989 101.99
1990 102.55
1991 103.69
1992 110.29
1993 113.56
1994 116.66
1995 118.50
1996 117.22
1999 109.93
2000 110.79
2001 111.49
2002 113.38
2003 116.32
2004 117.34
2005 121.07
2006 120.71
2007 119.48
2008 119.02
2009 118.94
2010 120.14
2011 121.13
2012 120.58
2013 119.10
2014 118.27
2015 116.67

School enrollment, primary (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, primary (% gross) in Belgium was 104.19 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 44 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 107.66 in 1971 and a minimum value of 98.25 in 1992.

Definition: Gross enrollment ratio is the ratio of total enrollment, regardless of age, to the population of the age group that officially corresponds to the level of education shown. Primary education provides children with basic reading, writing, and mathematics skills along with an elementary understanding of such subjects as history, geography, natural science, social science, art, and music.

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

See also:

Year Value
1971 107.66
1972 106.98
1973 101.42
1974 104.11
1975 104.68
1976 105.76
1977 106.40
1978 106.46
1979 105.80
1980 105.67
1981 104.88
1982 103.98
1983 100.61
1984 99.58
1985 98.72
1986 98.95
1987 99.83
1988 100.86
1989 101.09
1990 100.51
1991 99.68
1992 98.25
1993 101.69
1994 101.03
1995 101.02
1996 101.29
1999 103.67
2000 104.86
2001 104.24
2002 103.42
2003 102.72
2004 101.32
2005 101.22
2006 101.84
2007 102.79
2008 103.52
2009 103.52
2010 103.27
2011 103.19
2012 103.55
2013 105.12
2014 104.85
2015 104.19

School enrollment, primary, female (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, primary, female (% gross) in Belgium was 104.21 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 44 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 106.82 in 1971 and a minimum value of 98.86 in 1992.

Definition: Gross enrollment ratio is the ratio of total enrollment, regardless of age, to the population of the age group that officially corresponds to the level of education shown. Primary education provides children with basic reading, writing, and mathematics skills along with an elementary understanding of such subjects as history, geography, natural science, social science, art, and music.

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

See also:

Year Value
1971 106.82
1972 106.12
1973 101.73
1974 103.81
1975 104.23
1976 105.31
1977 105.84
1978 105.97
1979 105.70
1980 105.39
1981 104.64
1982 103.76
1983 100.77
1984 99.88
1985 99.04
1986 99.19
1987 100.26
1988 101.33
1989 101.56
1990 100.98
1991 100.41
1992 98.86
1993 101.19
1994 100.47
1995 100.47
1996 100.81
1999 103.19
2000 104.52
2001 103.87
2002 103.03
2003 102.25
2004 101.12
2005 101.01
2006 101.57
2007 102.67
2008 103.43
2009 103.38
2010 103.18
2011 103.15
2012 103.37
2013 105.24
2014 104.92
2015 104.21

School enrollment, primary, male (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, primary, male (% gross) in Belgium was 104.18 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 44 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 108.47 in 1971 and a minimum value of 97.67 in 1992.

Definition: Gross enrollment ratio is the ratio of total enrollment, regardless of age, to the population of the age group that officially corresponds to the level of education shown. Primary education provides children with basic reading, writing, and mathematics skills along with an elementary understanding of such subjects as history, geography, natural science, social science, art, and music.

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

See also:

Year Value
1971 108.47
1972 107.80
1973 101.11
1974 104.39
1975 105.11
1976 106.20
1977 106.93
1978 106.92
1979 105.89
1980 105.94
1981 105.12
1982 104.19
1983 100.46
1984 99.29
1985 98.41
1986 98.71
1987 99.42
1988 100.41
1989 100.65
1990 100.07
1991 98.97
1992 97.67
1993 102.17
1994 101.57
1995 101.54
1996 101.74
1999 104.12
2000 105.18
2001 104.59
2002 103.79
2003 103.18
2004 101.50
2005 101.44
2006 102.10
2007 102.92
2008 103.61
2009 103.66
2010 103.35
2011 103.23
2012 103.72
2013 105.00
2014 104.79
2015 104.18

School enrollment, primary (% net)

The value for School enrollment, primary (% net) in Belgium was 98.95 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 16 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 99.11 in 2001 and a minimum value of 96.47 in 2005.

Definition: Net enrollment rate is the ratio of children of official school age who are enrolled in school to the population of the corresponding official school age. Primary education provides children with basic reading, writing, and mathematics skills along with an elementary understanding of such subjects as history, geography, natural science, social science, art, and music.

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

See also:

Year Value
1999 99.04
2000 99.06
2001 99.11
2002 98.87
2003 98.05
2004 96.60
2005 96.47
2006 97.11
2007 98.18
2008 98.80
2009 98.81
2010 98.53
2011 98.57
2012 98.92
2013 98.88
2014 98.78
2015 98.95

School enrollment, primary, female (% net)

The value for School enrollment, primary, female (% net) in Belgium was 99.00 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 16 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 99.17 in 2001 and a minimum value of 96.68 in 2005.

Definition: Net enrollment rate is the ratio of children of official school age who are enrolled in school to the population of the corresponding official school age. Primary education provides children with basic reading, writing, and mathematics skills along with an elementary understanding of such subjects as history, geography, natural science, social science, art, and music.

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

See also:

Year Value
1999 99.04
2000 99.14
2001 99.17
2002 98.93
2003 98.07
2004 96.81
2005 96.68
2006 97.24
2007 98.43
2008 99.04
2009 99.01
2010 98.77
2011 98.83
2012 99.09
2013 99.05
2014 98.85
2015 99.00

School enrollment, primary, male (% net)

The value for School enrollment, primary, male (% net) in Belgium was 98.90 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 16 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 99.06 in 2001 and a minimum value of 96.27 in 2005.

Definition: Net enrollment rate is the ratio of children of official school age who are enrolled in school to the population of the corresponding official school age. Primary education provides children with basic reading, writing, and mathematics skills along with an elementary understanding of such subjects as history, geography, natural science, social science, art, and music.

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

See also:

Year Value
1999 99.04
2000 98.98
2001 99.06
2002 98.82
2003 98.04
2004 96.40
2005 96.27
2006 96.99
2007 97.95
2008 98.57
2009 98.63
2010 98.31
2011 98.32
2012 98.76
2013 98.71
2014 98.71
2015 98.90

School enrollment, primary, private (% of total primary)

School enrollment, primary, private (% of total primary) in Belgium was 53.99 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 44 years was 56.04 in 1990, while its lowest value was 50.69 in 1985.

Definition: Private enrollment refers to pupils or students enrolled in institutions that are not operated by a public authority but controlled and managed, whether for profit or not, by a private body such as a nongovernmental organization, religious body, special interest group, foundation or business enterprise.

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

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Year Value
1971 51.67
1972 51.35
1973 53.98
1974 52.20
1975 52.16
1976 51.57
1981 53.00
1982 52.99
1983 52.99
1984 53.41
1985 50.69
1986 54.60
1987 55.16
1988 55.63
1989 55.77
1990 56.04
1991 55.98
1992 55.94
1993 55.84
1994 55.63
1995 55.34
1996 55.19
1999 55.05
2000 54.45
2001 54.41
2002 54.31
2003 54.18
2004 54.66
2005 54.55
2006 54.43
2007 54.26
2008 54.08
2009 54.06
2010 53.83
2011 53.76
2012 53.59
2013 54.26
2014 54.33
2015 53.99

School enrollment, secondary (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, secondary (% gross) in Belgium was 166.81 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 44 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 166.81 in 2015 and a minimum value of 80.80 in 1971.

Definition: Gross enrollment ratio is the ratio of total enrollment, regardless of age, to the population of the age group that officially corresponds to the level of education shown. Secondary education completes the provision of basic education that began at the primary level, and aims at laying the foundations for lifelong learning and human development, by offering more subject- or skill-oriented instruction using more specialized teachers.

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

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Year Value
1971 80.80
1972 82.19
1973 82.57
1974 82.96
1975 82.45
1976 82.47
1977 84.20
1978 86.82
1979 88.48
1980 89.71
1981 91.29
1982 93.36
1983 93.68
1984 96.60
1985 99.07
1986 100.76
1987 101.29
1988 102.30
1989 102.70
1990 102.88
1991 102.92
1992 103.56
1993 141.96
1994 144.57
1995 146.14
1996 145.69
1999 141.38
2000 144.67
2001 153.78
2002 155.86
2003 158.99
2004 107.92
2005 108.35
2006 108.50
2007 107.87
2008 106.41
2009 105.70
2010 105.79
2011 106.48
2012 106.31
2013 163.10
2014 164.81
2015 166.81

School enrollment, secondary, female (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, secondary, female (% gross) in Belgium was 177.70 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 44 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 177.70 in 2015 and a minimum value of 79.79 in 1971.

Definition: Gross enrollment ratio is the ratio of total enrollment, regardless of age, to the population of the age group that officially corresponds to the level of education shown. Secondary education completes the provision of basic education that began at the primary level, and aims at laying the foundations for lifelong learning and human development, by offering more subject- or skill-oriented instruction using more specialized teachers.

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

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Year Value
1971 79.79
1972 81.03
1973 81.69
1974 82.13
1975 82.16
1976 82.22
1977 84.69
1978 87.56
1979 89.22
1980 90.90
1981 92.81
1982 94.67
1983 95.49
1984 97.74
1985 100.31
1986 101.48
1987 101.85
1988 102.70
1989 103.12
1990 103.45
1991 103.37
1992 103.88
1993 145.97
1994 148.77
1995 151.32
1996 150.65
1999 146.47
2000 151.78
2001 162.07
2002 164.77
2003 166.75
2004 106.07
2005 106.50
2006 106.74
2007 105.94
2008 104.71
2009 104.18
2010 104.21
2011 104.77
2012 104.92
2013 173.74
2014 175.38
2015 177.70

School enrollment, secondary, male (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, secondary, male (% gross) in Belgium was 156.37 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 44 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 156.37 in 2015 and a minimum value of 81.78 in 1971.

Definition: Gross enrollment ratio is the ratio of total enrollment, regardless of age, to the population of the age group that officially corresponds to the level of education shown. Secondary education completes the provision of basic education that began at the primary level, and aims at laying the foundations for lifelong learning and human development, by offering more subject- or skill-oriented instruction using more specialized teachers.

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

See also:

Year Value
1971 81.78
1972 83.31
1973 83.41
1974 83.75
1975 82.74
1976 82.70
1977 83.73
1978 86.12
1979 87.77
1980 88.58
1981 89.84
1982 92.11
1983 91.96
1984 95.51
1985 97.88
1986 100.08
1987 100.75
1988 101.91
1989 102.31
1990 102.34
1991 102.49
1992 103.26
1993 138.11
1994 140.54
1995 141.18
1996 140.95
1999 136.52
2000 137.89
2001 145.89
2002 147.35
2003 151.56
2004 109.68
2005 110.12
2006 110.19
2007 109.72
2008 108.04
2009 107.15
2010 107.30
2011 108.12
2012 107.64
2013 152.89
2014 154.67
2015 156.37

School enrollment, secondary (% net)

Definition: Net enrollment rate is the ratio of children of official school age who are enrolled in school to the population of the corresponding official school age. Secondary education completes the provision of basic education that began at the primary level, and aims at laying the foundations for lifelong learning and human development, by offering more subject- or skill-oriented instruction using more specialized teachers.

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

See also:

Year Value
2004 85.77
2005 85.66
2013 94.91
2014 95.29
2015 95.30

School enrollment, secondary, female (% net)

Definition: Net enrollment rate is the ratio of children of official school age who are enrolled in school to the population of the corresponding official school age. Secondary education completes the provision of basic education that began at the primary level, and aims at laying the foundations for lifelong learning and human development, by offering more subject- or skill-oriented instruction using more specialized teachers.

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

See also:

Year Value
2004 83.84
2005 84.14
2013 95.38
2014 95.68
2015 95.71

School enrollment, secondary, male (% net)

Definition: Net enrollment rate is the ratio of children of official school age who are enrolled in school to the population of the corresponding official school age. Secondary education completes the provision of basic education that began at the primary level, and aims at laying the foundations for lifelong learning and human development, by offering more subject- or skill-oriented instruction using more specialized teachers.

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

See also:

Year Value
2004 87.62
2005 87.12
2013 94.46
2014 94.91
2015 94.89

School enrollment, secondary, private (% of total secondary)

School enrollment, secondary, private (% of total secondary) in Belgium was 58.75 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 15 years was 68.70 in 2008, while its lowest value was 57.31 in 2003.

Definition: Private enrollment refers to pupils or students enrolled in institutions that are not operated by a public authority but controlled and managed, whether for profit or not, by a private body such as a nongovernmental organization, religious body, special interest group, foundation or business enterprise.

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

See also:

Year Value
2000 59.38
2001 57.84
2002 57.41
2003 57.31
2004 67.77
2005 68.15
2006 68.33
2007 68.35
2008 68.70
2009 68.66
2010 68.68
2011 68.60
2012 68.19
2013 58.52
2014 58.75
2015 58.75

School enrollment, tertiary (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, tertiary (% gross) in Belgium was 75.04 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 44 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 75.04 in 2015 and a minimum value of 16.86 in 1971.

Definition: Gross enrollment ratio is the ratio of total enrollment, regardless of age, to the population of the age group that officially corresponds to the level of education shown. Tertiary education, whether or not to an advanced research qualification, normally requires, as a minimum condition of admission, the successful completion of education at the secondary level.

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

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Year Value
1971 16.86
1972 17.38
1973 19.43
1974 20.46
1975 20.73
1978 24.01
1979 25.26
1980 24.83
1981 24.32
1982 26.34
1983 27.13
1984 28.22
1985 30.96
1986 31.77
1987 33.19
1988 34.34
1989 36.04
1990 38.34
1991 39.92
1993 45.83
1994 48.89
1995 54.40
1996 56.24
1999 56.70
2000 57.55
2001 58.25
2002 59.12
2003 59.86
2004 61.25
2005 61.40
2006 61.96
2007 61.35
2008 62.10
2009 65.20
2010 67.71
2011 69.73
2012 71.24
2013 72.31
2014 73.32
2015 75.04

School enrollment, tertiary, female (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, tertiary, female (% gross) in Belgium was 85.42 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 44 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 85.42 in 2015 and a minimum value of 12.47 in 1971.

Definition: Gross enrollment ratio is the ratio of total enrollment, regardless of age, to the population of the age group that officially corresponds to the level of education shown. Tertiary education, whether or not to an advanced research qualification, normally requires, as a minimum condition of admission, the successful completion of education at the secondary level.

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

See also:

Year Value
1971 12.47
1972 13.07
1973 15.42
1974 16.72
1975 17.37
1978 20.72
1979 21.57
1980 21.65
1981 22.00
1982 23.84
1983 25.06
1984 26.37
1985 28.61
1986 29.63
1987 31.84
1988 33.20
1989 34.28
1990 37.63
1991 39.38
1993 45.76
1994 49.23
1995 54.80
1996 57.18
1999 60.55
2000 60.94
2001 62.39
2002 63.65
2003 64.76
2004 66.81
2005 67.74
2006 68.77
2007 68.36
2008 69.30
2009 72.44
2010 75.79
2011 78.23
2012 80.35
2013 81.96
2014 83.36
2015 85.42

School enrollment, tertiary, male (% gross)

The value for School enrollment, tertiary, male (% gross) in Belgium was 65.03 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 44 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 65.03 in 2015 and a minimum value of 21.08 in 1971.

Definition: Gross enrollment ratio is the ratio of total enrollment, regardless of age, to the population of the age group that officially corresponds to the level of education shown. Tertiary education, whether or not to an advanced research qualification, normally requires, as a minimum condition of admission, the successful completion of education at the secondary level.

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

See also:

Year Value
1971 21.08
1972 21.51
1973 23.27
1974 24.04
1975 23.95
1978 27.16
1979 28.81
1980 27.88
1981 26.56
1982 28.74
1983 29.13
1984 30.01
1985 33.21
1986 33.82
1987 34.50
1988 35.43
1989 37.73
1990 39.02
1991 40.43
1993 45.89
1994 48.57
1995 54.01
1996 55.33
1999 52.95
2000 54.25
2001 54.21
2002 54.71
2003 55.11
2004 55.83
2005 55.23
2006 55.34
2007 54.53
2008 55.10
2009 58.15
2010 59.85
2011 61.47
2012 62.42
2013 62.98
2014 63.62
2015 65.03

Classification

Topic: Education Indicators

Sub-Topic: Participation