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  National Coordinator:

Name: Mr. Ryo Watanabe
National Institute for Educational Research 
Address: 6-5-22 Shimomeguro, Meguro-Ku
Tokyo 153-8661 Japan
Phone: (81) 3-5721-5074
Fax: (81) 3-5721-5517

EFA 2000 Assessment
Draft Country Report
Name of Country: Japan
National Assessment Co-ordinator: Mr. Ryo Watanabe, Director
Department of International Education, National Institute for Education Research
Address: 6-5-22 Shimomeguro, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 153-8681, Japan
Telephone: (81) 3-5721-5074 / Fax: (81) 3-5721-5517 / Email:


Part I Educational Development in Japan

Development of Modern Education in Japan

The School system


Main Educational Statistics

1. Gross enrollment in early childhood development programs

2. Apparent intake rates at Secondary and Tertiary levels

3. Pupil-teacher ratio

4. Educational Expenditure