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INDICATORS OF ACCESS AND PARTICIPATION IN EDUCATION
COUNTRY :

United Kingdom

SCHOOL-YEAR :

1997/98

Starting age

Ending age

Total

Female

Male

PRE-PRIMARY EDUCATION

3

5

Gross enrolment ratio (GER)

30.3

30.3

30.3

Apparent intake rate (AIR)

-

-

-

Net intake rate (NIR)

-

-

-

PRIMARY EDUCATION

5

11

Gross enrolment ratio (GER)

114.0

114.2

113.8

Net enrolment ratio (NER)

97.5

97.6

97.3

Unenrolled school-age pop.

38,902

15,866

23,035

Gross enrolment ratio (GER)

104.7

105.6

104.0

COMPULSORY EDUCATION

5

16

Net enrolment ratio (NER)

98.3

98.9

97.7

Unenrolled school-age pop.

145,026

44,396

100,630

Enrolment in pre-primary education Enrolment in primary education Enrolment in lower secondary general education Enrolment in upper secondary general education
TOTAL (M+F) Population ISCED0 ISCED1 ISCED2 General ISCED3 General

2

733693

38049

14956

0

0

3

756177

340197

39992

0

0

4

757440

79196

637638

0

0

5

787339

1458

781553

0

0

6

796555

22

788695

0

0

7

786419

0

780493

0

0

8

775859

0

770668

21

0

9

789342

0

743074

38053

0

10

769296

0

721171

40701

0

11

755634

0

83792

662733

0

12

756198

0

71

741978

0

13

728160

0

0

717655

0

14

730626

0

0

0

699916

15

726073

0

0

0

684422

16

742142

0

0

0

296816

17

752160

0

0

0

224420

18 and +

45454663

0

0

0

21810

TOTAL

57597777

458922

5362103

2201141

1927384

% under-aged

8%

13%

4%

0%

% over-aged

0%

2%

0%

28%

GER by level

30.3

114.0

98.3

132.3

NER by level

27.7

97.5

94.7

95.0

FEMALE Population Enrolment in pre-primary education Enrolment in primary education Enrolment in lower secondary general education Enrolment in upper secondary general education

2

357011

18600

7590

0

0

3

367921

166018

19537

0

0

4

369219

38247

311185

0

0

5

383981

557

380769

0

0

6

388808

9

385215

0

0

7

383468

0

380601

0

0

8

378153

0

376664

13

0

9

384163

0

363806

18565

0

10

374778

0

351549

19737

0

11

367510

0

41005

323012

0

12

368126

0

26

362165

0

13

354456

0

0

351638

0

14

355320

0

0

0

349958

15

353132

0

0

0

342211

16

361688

0

0

0

148408

17

366578

0

0

0

112210

18 and +

23419098

0

0

0

10905

TOTAL

29333411

223431

2617948

1075130

963692

% under-aged

8%

13%

4%

0%

% over-aged

0%

2%

0%

28%

GER by level

30.3

114.2

98.6

136.0

NER by level

27.7

97.6

95.1

97.7

MALE Population Enrolment in pre-primary education Enrolment in primary education Enrolment in lower secondary general education Enrolment in upper secondary general education

2

376682

19449

7366

0

0

3

388257

174179

20455

0

0

4

388222

40949

326453

0

0

5

403358

901

400784

0

0

6

407747

13

403480

0

0

7

402951

0

399892

0

0

8

397706

0

394004

8

0

9

405178

0

379268

19488

0

10

394518

0

369622

20964

0

11

388124

0

42787

339721

0

12

388071

0

45

379813

0

13

373705

0

0

366017

0

14

375306

0

0

0

349958

15

372941

0

0

0

342211

16

380454

0

0

0

148408

17

385581

0

0

0

112210

18 and +

22035565

0

0

0

10905

TOTAL

28264366

235491

2744155

1126011

963692

% under-aged

8%

13%

4%

0%

% over-aged

0%

2%

0%

28%

GER by level

30.3

113.8

97.9

128.8

NER by level

27.7

97.3

94.4

92.5

GRAPHS Graph 1. Primary education : Apparent and Net Intake Rate by gender

Total

Female

Male

N/A
Apparent intake rate

-

-

-

Net intake rate

-

-

-

Gross enrolment ratio

114.0

114.2

113.8

Net enrolment ratio

97.5

97.6

97.3

Graph 2. Primary education : Gross and Net Enrolment Ratio by gender

Total Female Male
Overaged

1.6

1.6

1.6

Official age

85.5

85.5

85.5

Underaged

12.9

12.9

12.9

 

Graph 3. Percentage overaged/underaged primary enrolment by gender

 

Graph 4. Primary education : Percentage distribution of un-enrolled

school-age population by gender ( total =145,026)

Total Female Male
Unenrolled school-age population

145,026

44,396

100,630

 


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