Lesotho - 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 Lesotho was 73.50 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 42 years was 77.68 in 2013, while its lowest value was 41.22 in 1976.

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
1972 46.68
1973 70.29
1974 45.60
1975 41.96
1976 41.22
1977 44.69
1978 45.87
1979 49.14
1980 56.35
1981 58.36
1982 53.82
1983 51.68
1984 60.98
1985 55.80
1986 65.87
1987 64.20
1988 54.56
1989 60.78
1990 70.64
1991 58.34
1992 52.86
1993 76.97
1994 72.95
1995 57.92
1996 61.81
1997 70.69
1998 62.08
1999 66.60
2000 62.90
2001 67.40
2002 76.79
2003 64.48
2004 74.00
2005 71.23
2006 55.90
2007 76.65
2008 72.69
2009 76.82
2010 72.75
2011 75.07
2012 66.90
2013 77.68
2014 73.50

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

Persistence to last grade of primary, male (% of cohort) in Lesotho was 57.02 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 42 years was 61.83 in 2009, while its lowest value was 20.16 in 1976.

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
1972 34.73
1973 44.49
1974 32.22
1975 25.09
1976 20.16
1977 22.76
1978 27.09
1979 29.45
1980 39.15
1981 41.10
1982 36.56
1983 36.80
1984 41.07
1985 35.76
1986 38.76
1987 41.04
1988 35.68
1989 39.98
1990 42.28
1991 44.03
1992 39.86
1993 58.20
1994 54.08
1995 41.99
1996 47.78
1997 50.78
1998 46.25
1999 52.45
2000 47.51
2001 50.85
2002 58.07
2003 49.61
2004 49.23
2005 55.22
2006 37.83
2007 54.81
2008 47.48
2009 61.83
2010 55.60
2011 53.83
2012 47.70
2013 57.97
2014 57.02

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

Persistence to last grade of primary, total (% of cohort) in Lesotho was 64.86 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 44 years was 69.30 in 2009, while its lowest value was 21.97 in 1970.

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
1970 21.97
1971 31.52
1972 41.38
1973 58.78
1974 39.66
1975 34.12
1976 31.23
1977 34.34
1978 37.32
1979 40.27
1980 48.65
1981 50.68
1982 45.79
1983 44.70
1984 51.66
1985 46.30
1986 52.88
1987 53.23
1988 45.68
1989 50.91
1990 56.80
1991 51.57
1992 46.73
1993 67.96
1994 63.83
1995 49.95
1996 54.98
1997 60.73
1998 54.15
1999 59.67
2000 55.03
2001 58.99
2002 67.23
2003 57.10
2004 61.27
2005 63.12
2006 46.39
2007 65.24
2008 59.37
2009 69.30
2010 63.85
2011 63.90
2012 56.75
2013 67.36
2014 64.86

Classification

Topic: Education Indicators

Sub-Topic: Efficiency